Japanese Step by Step
An Innovative Approach to Speaking & Reading Japanese
This self-study text offers a breakthrough approach for beginning learners of Japanese, as well as an indispensable reference for intermediate students. The unique study method in Japanese Step By Step teaches how to construct Japanese sentences, from the simplest to the most complex, using an easy-to-follow, step-by-step method. Also contains flow charts for verb conjugations and derivations.
Japanese Step By Step has a unique and logical structure that makes it both an easy-to-use guide for beginners and an indispensable reference for intermediate students. Using a clear, step-by-step approach. it teaches you how to construct Japanese sentences from the simplest to the most complex. Innovative features make this method the easiest and most effective way to learn to speak and read formal Japanese - the Japanese spoken by educated adults both socially and professionally.
- Building-block approach based on f.ve sentence patterns
- Use of flow charts to simplify verb conjugations and derivations
- Kanji and kana characters vertically aligned with romaji accent symbols
- Key points compared with English to facilitate understanding
The Author, Gene Nishi, a former IBM engineer, established the Nishi Institute of Language Education for extensive research and practice in Japanese and English Education.
Paperback Book, 255 pages