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Full text of “Genki I Integrated Elementary Japanese Course (with Bookmarks)”

Hopefully, students curse have at least a basic knowledge of English, because grammar explanations are given in English. We have an extensive list of people to thank for the completion of this textbook.

With a knowledge of the previous- IY learned vocabulary, grammar, arid kanji, the readings are easy to understand but grow longer and more difficult in later lessons.

June Editorial assistance: It has taken more than four years to complete this project. Enviado por Tiago flag Denunciar. Finally, composition topics are introduced. Students at school are expected to read the grammar explanations before each class.

Exercises are provided in such a way that students can also review the previously taught grammar items and vocabulary. First, trace the lightly printed kanji samples, paying attention to the balance of the characters. The Reading and Writing section consists of kanji worksheets and fill-in-the-blank type venki about the kanji. This section also fully explains the items found in the Practice section that follows.


Introduction 4 lo So elementqry students can easily study the Dialogue and Grammar section, the pronuncia- tion of every kanji is indicated in hiragam. First, our sincere thanks to Chiaki Sekido of the Publica- tions Department of The Japan Times for seeing this book through the publishing process.

February 17th printing: Other Issues Relating to Transcription and Pronunciation k Long Vowels When the same vowel is placed one right after the other, the pronunciation of the vowel Japanese Writing System 4 I becomes about twice as long as the single vowel.

After Lesson 2, commonly used kanji equivalents of some words Joyo Kanji are aZso listed, but students are not required to memorize them. From Lesson 3, each lesson contains the following components: The Dialogue and Grammar section in this book contains a worksheet for each grammar point introduced in the textbook.

Kanji practice indudes various types of questions, such as having students reconstruct a kanji from its various parts or make new words by combining kahji. AbDiaIogue and Grammar The Dialogue and Grammar section aims at irjnproving students’ speaking and listening abilities by learning basic grammar and increasing vocabulary. Continue by copying kanji into the blank boxes. Orthography and font The basic text is written in kanji and biragum.

An Integrated Couese in Elementary Japanese. Kanji is used for the most commonly used characters, those that appear in the official list of Joyo Kanji. The Dialogue- and Grammar section of each lesson is comprised of the following components: Enviado por Tiago flag Denunciar.

Mostly, kanji are used for nouns and the stems of verbs and adjectives.

The contracted sound represents a single syllable. Words are listed according to their function in Lessons 1 and 2, and by parts of speech in Lesson 3 and following.


Genki 1 Integrated elementary japanese course with bookmarks

Noriko Udagawa Cover art and Editorial design: Our labor has been rewarded, however, because this book is based on our original plan to produce the ideal textbook-one that will enable students to learn Japanese smoothly, while also enjoying lively games and helpful illustrations. Courss are easy to understand if the student has learned the vocabulary and grammar taught previously in the Dialogue and Grammar section. Newly introduced kanji should be written over and over on the sheet until memorized.

Transcribing Double Consonants There is another small letter 9, which is used when transcribing double consonants such as ff and pp. Dialogue The dialogues revolve around the lives of foreign students living in Japan, their friends, and their families, presenting various scenes that students are likely to face in their daily lives.

Don’t be overly concerned, however, because the grammar and vocabulary elementray gradually take root with practice. February Editorial assistance: Exercises are provided in such a way that students can also review the previously taught grammar items and vocabulary. Practice This section includes questions related to what was taught in each section of the lesson, providing students with both basic practice and application.

The others are for reference, so students don’t need to memorize them.