Nobuo Akiyama and Carol Akiyama - All books by this author
Fast and Fun Way Series - All books in this series
English-speaking travelers to Japan will find this informal introduction a painless way to gain a fundamental grasp of Japanese. The color-illustrated book, which can be purchased alone or with four accompanying audio compact discs, presents words and phrases for meeting and greeting people, asking directions, getting hotel accommodations, dining, shopping, getting help in an emergency, and much more. The book’s extra features include a 40-page pull-out bilingual dictionary that uses phonetic spellings of Japanese words, language quizzes and puzzles, and perforated pull-out vocabulary cards. The set of included compact discs is new with this edition. They offer help with pronunciation and include bilingual dialogues to help travelers develop basic conversation skills. This language teaching program is suitable both for adults and older children.
Paperback with 4 Audio CDs / 256 Pages / 7 15/ 16 x 10 / 2010