Each book in the Languages of the World series presents a major world language. This book looks at Japanese and examines:
- where Japanese is spoken in the world
- who speaks Japanese
- how many people speak Japanese
- Japanese characters
- other interesting facts about the Japanese language
The book also includes introductions on how to say key phrases in Japanese such as how to say hello and goodbye, or talk about your home, school and family. There are also some facts about typical Japanese culture and way of life in Japan.
Topic areas include:
- Talking about yourself
- At home & family life
- At school
- Food & drink
- Clothes & shopping
A pronunciation guide at the back of the book explains how to pronounce the Japanese words used throughout the book.
Guidance for Use
Languages of the World - Japanese will help young children to learn more about the Japanese language and culture. Children will also learn some important key words and phrases in Japanese.
Aimed at ages 3 - 7 (Early years & KS1)
Hardcover, 32pp, 100 x 225mm