Published December 6th 2007 by Routledge
Series: Colloquial Series
COLLOQUIAL JAPANESE is easy to use and completely up to date!
Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study or class use, the course offers a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Japanese. No prior knowledge of the language is required.
Learning to read and write Japanese is made as easy as possible, with kanji, katakana and hirigana introduced gradually throughout the course. COLLOQUIAL JAPANESE is also suitable for use by those who do not wish to learn the script.
Other features include:
*Dialogues covering a range of social and business situations
*Exercises with answer key
*Grammar reference section
*Extensive vocabulary lists, including Japanese script and romanization
*Index of kanji, giving on and kun readins
By the end of this rewarding course you will be able to communicate confidently and effectively in Japanese in a broad range of everyday situations.
This pack contains the book and 120 minutes of audio material, provided on CDs. Recorded by native speakers, this material will help you develop your pronunciation and listening skills.
The complete course comprises the book and audio materials. These are available to purchase separately in paperback, ebook, CD and MP3 format. The paperback and CDs can also be purchased together in the great-value Colloquials pack.
Paperback: 978-0-415-19478-5 (please note this does not include the audio)
CDs : 978-0-415-27911-6eBook: 978-0-203-98691-2 (please note this does not include the audio, available from www.tandfebooks.com)
MP3s: 978-0-415-47080-3 (available from www.tandfebooks.com)
Pack : 978-0-415-45391-2 (paperback and CDs)
Listen to Sample Audio For The Course:
If you’re thinking about buying this course, why not listen to the audio tracks below for a taster?
These samples are from the audio CD included in this great value Colloquial Pack, or available separately in the audio CD, to accompany the paperback.