LINGUIST List 23.3012

Tue Jul 10 2012

Books: Intermediate Japanese: Hamano, Tsujioka

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Date: 09-Jul-2012
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Subject: Intermediate Japanese: Hamano, Tsujioka
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Title: Intermediate Japanese Subtitle: A Grammar and Workbook Series Title: Grammar Workbooks Published: 2012 Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)

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Author: Takae Tsujioka Author: Shoko Hamano Hardback: ISBN: 9780415498586 Pages: 284 Price: U.S. $ 145.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9780415498586 Pages: 284 Price: U.K. £ 85.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415498593 Pages: 284 Price: U.K. £ 24.99
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415498593 Pages: 284 Price: U.S. $ 43.95

Intermediate Japanese is designed for learners who have achieved a basicproficiency and wish to progress to more complex language. Each unitcombines clear, concise grammar explanations with examples and exercisesto help build confidence and fluency.

The book is divided into two parts. Part One outlines fundamentalcomponents of Japanese including particles, question words, verb types andtense while Part Two builds on this foundation by introducing grammaticalpatterns organised by the task they achieve.

Features include:

-clear, accessible format-jargon-free explanations of grammar-many useful and culturally relevant examples-abundant exercises with full answer key-detailed index of grammar patterns.

Intermediate Japanese reviews the principal elements presented in its sistervolume, Basic Japanese, and introduces more complicated structures.Suitable for both classroom use and the independent learner, the two booksform a compendium of the essentials of Japanese grammar.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics                             Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): Japanese (jpn)
Written In: English (eng)

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