skip to content
Beginning Japanese : an integrated approach to language and culture Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Beginning Japanese : an integrated approach to language and culture

Author: Michael L Kluemper; Lisa Berkson; Nathan Patton; Nobuko Patton
Publisher: North Clarendon, VT : Tuttle Publishing, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
This is a complete Japanese textbook and language learning package for beginning learners. Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! "Beginning Japanese" follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan and loves to study Japanese. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling "Tomo Tanuki" (raccoon  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Self-instruction
Conversation and phrase books
Phrase books
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael L Kluemper; Lisa Berkson; Nathan Patton; Nobuko Patton
ISBN: 9780804845281 080484528X
OCLC Number: 962356799
Description: 384 pages : black and white illustrations, colour and black and white maps ; 25 cm + 1 CD-ROM.
Responsibility: Michael L. Kluemper, Lisa Berkson, Nathan Patton, Nobuko Patton.

Abstract:

This is a complete Japanese textbook and language learning package for beginning learners. Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! "Beginning Japanese" follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan and loves to study Japanese. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling "Tomo Tanuki" (raccoon dog), Kiara learns to speak, read, and write Japanese while she visits famous people and places in Japanese history. Illustrated with manga-style comics a fun way to learn Japanese and written by experienced high-school Japanese teachers, this Japanese textbook will show you how to pronounce Japanese; read and write hiragana, katakana, and 125 basic kanji; and understand conversational Japanese. Whether you're learning Japanese for fun, preparing for a Japanese proficiency exam, or want to achieve AP- or IB-level competency, "Beginning Japanese" is your key to becoming a confident Japanese-speaker.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"It provides web-based and supplementary audio resources in addition to the textbook, which progressively give students more exposure to language a little beyond their expected level of attainment, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/962356799> # Beginning Japanese : an integrated approach to language and culture
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "962356799" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/vtu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/495.6824/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_spoken_japanese> ; # Japanese language--Spoken Japanese
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language> ; # Japanese language
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_english> ; # Japanese language--English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_grammar> ; # Japanese language--Grammar
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/berkson_lisa> ; # Lisa Berkson
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/kluemper_michael_l> ; # Michael L. Kluemper
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/patton_nobuko> ; # Nobuko Patton
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/patton_nathan> ; # Nathan Patton
   schema:bookEdition "Revised edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "This is a complete Japanese textbook and language learning package for beginning learners. Start speaking, reading and writing Japanese today with the most exciting new introduction to the Japanese language! "Beginning Japanese" follows the story of Kiara, an American exchange student who lives in Japan and loves to study Japanese. With the help of her Japanese friends and the time-traveling "Tomo Tanuki" (raccoon dog), Kiara learns to speak, read, and write Japanese while she visits famous people and places in Japanese history. Illustrated with manga-style comics a fun way to learn Japanese and written by experienced high-school Japanese teachers, this Japanese textbook will show you how to pronounce Japanese; read and write hiragana, katakana, and 125 basic kanji; and understand conversational Japanese. Whether you're learning Japanese for fun, preparing for a Japanese proficiency exam, or want to achieve AP- or IB-level competency, "Beginning Japanese" is your key to becoming a confident Japanese-speaker."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2586870338> ;
   schema:genre "Phrase books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Conversation and phrase books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Self-instruction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Beginning Japanese : an integrated approach to language and culture"@en ;
   schema:productID "962356799" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804845281> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/962356799> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/berkson_lisa> # Lisa Berkson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Berkson" ;
   schema:givenName "Lisa" ;
   schema:name "Lisa Berkson" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/kluemper_michael_l> # Michael L. Kluemper
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Kluemper" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael L." ;
   schema:name "Michael L. Kluemper" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/patton_nathan> # Nathan Patton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Patton" ;
   schema:givenName "Nathan" ;
   schema:name "Nathan Patton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Person/patton_nobuko> # Nobuko Patton
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Patton" ;
   schema:givenName "Nobuko" ;
   schema:name "Nobuko Patton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_english> # Japanese language--English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Japanese language--English"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_grammar> # Japanese language--Grammar
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Japanese language--Grammar"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2586870338#Topic/japanese_language_spoken_japanese> # Japanese language--Spoken Japanese
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Japanese language--Spoken Japanese"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780804845281>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "080484528X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780804845281" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.