Japanese for dummies
Japanese For Dummies has everything you need to get offthe ground with speaking the language. Author and Professor ofJapanese Eriko Sato starts you off with the essentials of grammarand pronunciation, giving you a working sense of the language,before showing you Japanese in action. You'll then explorevocabulary and expressions through dialogues taking place insituations such as:Introductions and greetings Eating and drink ing Shopping Exploring the town Talking on the telephone Asking directions Getting around Staying at a hotel
You'll also discover social customs, formalities, andmanners, from how and when to bow to how to unwrap a present.Whether you simply want to introduce yourself to the Japaneselanguage, say a few words to a neighbor or coworker, oryou're planning a major trip or study abroad in Japan, Japanese For Dummies will enable you to get the basics fastand work towards your own goal at your own pace. You'll alsofind out about:How to use karaoke to help you learn Japanese Movies that will introduce you to Japanese culture andlanguage Learning Japanese the "gourmet" way When ignoring "no, thank you" shows goodmanners Proper table manners Proper body language How to sound fluent And much more!
With helpful vocabulary summaries, a mini-dictionary at the end,and an audio CD full of conversations and pronunciations, Japanese For Dummies assumes no prior knowledge of Japaneseon your part--providing the perfect guide for aquick-but-thorough, lighthearted-but-not-lightweight introductionto the language.
Foreign Language Study
Japanese language -- Self-instruction
Japanese language -- Sound recordings for English speakers
Japanese language -- Spoken Japanese
Japanese language -- Study and teaching -- Audio-visual aids
Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English
Study and teaching
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Learn to speak Japanese—the fast and easy way
Japanese is the gateway to the rich culture of the exciting andcomplex island nation of Japan. Some people get intimidated by theprospect of speaking Japanese—worried that it's just toocomplex and different—but these fears are unfounded. Whileyou can devote a lifetime to the study of this or any language,picking up the basics of Japanese doesn't require any more than aninterest and a willingness to try something new.
Japanese For Dummies has everything you need to startspeaking the language. Author and Professor of Japanese Eriko Satointroduces the essentials of grammar and pronunciation, giving youa working sense of the language, before showing you Japanese inaction. You'll also discover social customs, formalities, andmanners, from how and when to bow to how to unwrap a present.
Whether you simply want to introduce yourself to the Japaneselanguage, say a few words to a neighbor or coworker, or you'replanning a major trip or study abroad in Japan, Japanese ForDummies will enable you to get the basics fast and work towardsyour own goal at your own pace.
CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included aspart of the e-book file, but are available for download afterpurchase.
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|subject_facet||Audiobooks, Japanese language -- Self-instruction, Japanese language -- Sound recordings for English speakers, Japanese language -- Spoken Japanese, Japanese language -- Study and teaching -- Audio-visual aids, Japanese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English|
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