Japanese for Busy People I: Text
In the ten years since its publication, "Japanese for Busy People" has won acceptance worldwide as an effective, easy-to-understand textbook, either ... Show synopsis In the ten years since its publication, "Japanese for Busy People" has won acceptance worldwide as an effective, easy-to-understand textbook, either for classroom use or for independent study. In this new edition, numerous revisions and additions have been made, taking into account the comments and response of both students and teachers who have been using the course. In book I, the revisions are directed at making the grammatical explanation easier to understand, while adding further explanations of points that student have difficulty with. Changes have also been made in favor of more natural practice sentences and dialogues. In addition, new appendices list the particles, interrogatives, and sentence patterns in the book, as wekk as the kanji introduced. More fundamental revisions have been made to book II, which has been expanded and divided into two volumes, book II and book III. The changesresult in a smoother transition from book I, make new grammatical elements clearer, and present more natural practice dialogues and excercise sentences.