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Practical Kanji Volume 2

Practical Kanji Volume 2

An Introductory Kanji Textbook for Japanese Language Learners
ISBN:
9784872179767
$56.99
Description

Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, Practical Kanji Volume 2 teaches Japanese language learners 250 essential kanji. Each of the 23 lessons introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside definitions, readings, stroke order, and exercises that challenge learners to immediately apply their new knowledge. The kanji studied in each lesson reappear in later lessons, providing repetition and reinforcement and ensuring that the difficulty level grows with learners' knowledge of kanji.

Features:

  • Includes a CD-ROM of mp3 audio files to help learners link the pronunciation of each kanji with its shape and meaning, as well as PDF files of kanji writing practice sheets
  • Index for quick reference in the back of each book
  • English and Vietnamese translations
  • Semi-transparent red plastic sheet helps learners memorize the pronunciations and meanings of each kanji

Specs

Publisher: 
ASK Publishing
Format: 
Paperback
Pages: 
316pp
Table of Contents
  • はじめに Getting Started
  • この本の構成と使い方 How to Use This Book
  • 熟語のはなし About Kanji Compounds
  • 1: 日本語しつもんボックス Japanese question box
    • 字、漢、覚、勉、使、言、声、正、順、習、練、形
  • 2: 新入生ガイダンスのお知らせ Notification regarding new student orientation
    • 文、教、育、室、図、館、留、特、研、究、堂、門
  • 3: 学生生活カレンダー Student life calendar
    • 活、式、期、授、業、試、験、祭、卒、質、問、答
  • 4: 女子寮の規則 Female dormitory rules
    • 規、則、限、遅、持、用、制、注、意、服、恋、泊
  • まとめの問題1 (1-4)
  • 5: 温泉旅館のウェブサイト Hot Springs inns website
    • 温、静、集、通、直、宿、周、辺、観、光、報、情
  • 6: 北海道のパンフレット Hokkaido pamphlet
    • 然、遊、歩、界、世、産、植、鳥、牛、転、貸、借
  • 7: ブログ:野球を見に行った! Blog: I went to see a baseball game!
    • 席、球、野、代、表、的、勝、飛、選、投、走、打
  • 8: 日本の鉄道の歴史 History of Japanese railroads
    • 過、去、現、在、未、最、速、全、術、技、進
  • まとめの問題2 (5-8)
  • コラム(1)言葉の前に付く漢字
  • 9: コンビニのホームページ Convenience store website
    • 客、引、銀、置、宅、配、取、売、販、達、忙
  • 10: ネット記事:自動販売機 Online article: Vending machines
    • 機、類、種、冷、細、池、品、米、酒
  • コラム(2)言葉の前に付く漢字
    • 11: 料理教室の案内 Cooking class notice
  • 和、合、味、例、魚、飯、菜、季、節、材、当
    • 12: 健康チェックシート Health check sheet
  • 健、康、重、増、肉、運、吸、起、考、早、軽
  • まとめの問題3 (9-12)
  • コラム(3)言葉の後に付く漢字
  • 13: プレゼンテーション1 Presentation 1
    • 減、状、況、調、査、法、結、果、察、論、次、述
  • 14: プレゼンテーション2 Presentation 2
    • 数、以、加、比、変、倍、続、疑、題、原、因
  • 15: プレゼンテーション3 Presentation 3 
    • 説、化、英、実、力、割、同、対、不、思、他
  • まとめの問題4 (13-15)
  • コラム(4)言葉の後に付く漢字
  • 16: 役所の手続き Government office procedures
    • 役、各、民、票、籍、戸、死、婚、離、更、届、氏
  • 17: 履歴書 Resume (CV)
    • 印、連、絡、紀、職、科、資、格、志、望、希
  • コラム(5)言葉の後に付く漢字
  • 18: ビジネスマナーのポスター Business etiquette poster
    • 告、司、相、談、良、悪、伝、心、断、判、急
  • 19: 新聞のレイアウト Newspaper layout
    • 面、経、済、政、治、際、律、関、係、第、初
  • まとめの問題5 (16-19)
  • 20: 新聞の投書1:夫婦のよび方 Letter to newspaper column 1: What husbands and wives call each other
    • 夫、婦、妻、建、息、娘、犬、奥、主、違、感
  • 21: 新聞の投書2:出生率の低下 Letter to newspaper column 2: Decreasing birthrate
    • 向、律、低、暗、共、反、性、難、若、解
  • 22: 新聞のコラム:沖縄の歴史 Newspaper column: History of Okinawa
    • 複、雑、紀、王、易、支、戦、争、返、還、軍、基
  • コラム(6)形声文字
  • まとめの問題6 (20-22)
  • 音訓さくいん On-kun Index
  • 画数さくいん Stroke Count Index
  • 語いさくいん Word Index
About the Series

Don't rely on rote memorization any longer! Let Practical Kanji help you master 500 essential kanji.

Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, this two-volume series covers all of the kanji on the N4 and N5 levels of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test. Each lesson introduces 9-12 thematically linked kanji alongside definitions, readings, stroke order, and exercises that challenge learners to immediately apply their new knowledge. The kanji studied in each lesson reappear in later lessons, providing repetition and reinforcement and ensuring that the difficulty level grows with learners' knowledge of kanji.