Nihongo Nano Narratives Volume 1: Cultural Icons of Japan [PAPERBACK]
For upper beginners.
Embark on the journey! Dare to tackle short Japanese passages, and if you emerge triumphantly at the chapter's end, you'll have completed your mission, acquiring cultural insights, fresh vocabulary, and enhanced reading comprehension along the way.
Dive into news, cultural pieces, and historical snippets with this innovative series featuring engaging and informative ultra-brief essays in Japanese, tailored to upper beginner and intermediate proficiency levels.
Learn about Japanese culture
Includes all the sound files and Anki flashcard decks of all the vocabulary in the essays. You'll receive a download link immediately after purchasing the paperback which will also be mailed to you.
Enhance your Japanese vocabulary and reading abilities using the Nihongo Nano Narrative essays. Although you can tackle these lessons in any sequence, consider these helpful suggestions:
- - Examine the Key Vocabulary
- - Begin utilizing the provided Anki deck to learn unfamiliar vocabulary (refer to the last page for the download link)
- - Read the story in either the EASY version or the native-level NORMAL version, or both, with furigana and a running glossary
- - Listen to the audio file while reading once more (also check the last page for the download link)
- - Read the essays without furigana or vocabulary aids
- - Check your understanding with the English translation
Bravo! You've successfully completed that challenge.
WHO IS THIS FOR?
Though you're not a novice, it sometimes feels that way. Maintaining focus on lengthy Japanese texts proves challenging, and you seek assistance with kanji and advanced grammatical structures.
If this resonates with you, this book is tailor-made for your needs.
- Short but informative essays
- Full vocabulary breakdowns
- Tricky grammatical patterns explained
- Anki flashcard decks
- Sound files of the essays
- Individual PDFs of the essays in a slightly different format to make it easier to print and study each essay individually
Simplified Essay Version
First, go through a simplified version of the essay. This essay version primarily has JLPT N4 and N5 grammar and vocabulary. Every word is defined and explained.
Intermediate Essay Version
Next, tackle the intermediate essay. This version contains most of the information from the simplified version but uses more natural Japanese. Every word is defined and explained.
Essays with English translation
Finally, go through both essays again while checking your understanding with our translations.
- 126 Pages
- ISBN 979-8395279866
- Physical Paperback mailed
- Includes PDF, ePub, and MOBI files [No extra charge]
- Includes Sound Files of all Essays [No extra charge]
- Includes Anki flashcard decks for the vocabulary in each of the essays [No extra charge]