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The Basics of Japanese

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Includes PDF, Kindle MOBI, and ePub formats. This is everything you need to quickly and painlessly learn hiragana. Includes: 5 printable PDFs including our forty-eight-page Hiragana Booklet, Flashcards and Posters AND audio files. In all, almost 14 megs of media to aid in the mastering of Hiragana.

  • 48 Printable PDF
  • Sound files so you can be certain of the correct pronunciation
  • PDF Posters; PDF Practice Writing Pad; MP3s
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  • Kindle and ePub ebook formats also included
  • ePub works on Android devices with FBReader and possibly other EPUB book reader apps.

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Many teachers recommend learning hiragana as a first step toward Japanese proficiency. Helpful mnemonics and illustrations help the student quickly learn the characters painlessly.

You can learn hiragana in less than two weeks using this book if you can set aside a few minutes a day to study.

  • Helpful Mnemonics
  • Fully Illustrated
  • Covers all forty-six main characters plus all the variations
  • History and helpful hints throughout
  • Writing Practice Sheets
  • Download and print more PDF practice sheets and the sound files of all hiragana for free.

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    Two decades ago, we began TheJapanesePage.com, one of the internet's oldest and largest free Japanese instructional sites with hundreds of free articles for beginners of Japanese. We also run TheJapanShop.com, an online store that sells quality lessons and Japanese study materials like books, eBooks, videos, audios and articles which are helpful for learners of Japanese. We also have Makoto - a monthly e-zine for beginner to intermediate learners of Japanese. It is a digital magazine with all the good stuff not usually found in textbooks. It has articles on Japanese grammar, kanji, culture, and art. Each issue also includes two complete short stories with vocabulary, grammar explanations, and two sound files of each story (normal speed and slower).

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