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A Dictionary of Advanced Japanese Grammar

A Dictionary of Advanced Japanese Grammar

ISBN:
9784789012959
$78.99
Description

This third volume in the widely acclaimed, best-selling Japanese grammar dictionary series introduces students to advanced-level Japanese grammar. The book offers approximately 230 key grammar items with extensive explanations in both English and Japanese. A great supplement and comprehensive resource, especially for reading advanced-level materials such as newspapers, professional journals, technical/business/legal documents, academic papers, and literature.

Contents:

  • Special topics include adjective classification in Japanese, interpretations of N1 no N2, concepts of politeness and formality, meanings of rhetorical questions, metaphorical expressions, and number marking in Japanese.
  • Main Entries were selected by examining upper-level materials, and offer detailed explanations of meaning and usage, several examples of authentic usage per entry, and in-depth comparisons between the target expression and expressions similar to it in meaning or form.
  • English and Japanese indexes allows for easy reference. The Japanese index also refers to all main entries and related expressions within all three volumes of the series.

Specs

Publisher: 
Japan Times
Publication Date: 
2008
Trim Size: 
7.5 x 5
Format: 
Paperback
Pages: 
795pp