250 Essential Japanese Kanji Characters Volume 1

Revised Edition (JLPT Level N5) The Japanese Characters Needed to Learn Japanese and Ace the Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Original Publish Date: Apr 23, 2013
Product Number: EB00644309
Released: Mar 11, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781462912582
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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"This is the best kanji book available today. Designed for beginners with a basic knowledge of Japanese to use in the classroom on for self-study."-Modern Language Journal Everyday tasks like finding a street address or buying a train ticket can be an ordeal in Japan if you don't read kanji-the system of Japanese writing based on Chinese characters. A group of teachers from the prestigious University of Tokyo have pooled their talents to create 250 Essential Japanese Kanji Characters in two volumes: a practical way to learn the kanji most frequently used in daily life in Japan. Each lesson helps you master a new group of kanji, using an extremely effective approach that focuses on you, the learner, taking an active part. -Introductory Quizzes introduce everyday situations where you encounter kanji. -Vocabulary sections help you understand the readings and meanings of the kanji. -New Character Charts teach you new kanji systematically,for each character you'll learn its meanings, its basic on-kun readings, its stroke order, common compounds, and derivations. -Practice sections help you improve your skills in recognizing and using the kanji. -Advanced Placement Exam Practice Questions for each lesson follow the format of the College Boards Japanese Language and Culture examination.

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