A Handbook of Japanese Grammar Patterns in English. This best-seller handbook shows uses of over 3,000 grammar forms and expressions in specific context. It is well suited for both Japanese learners and instructors preparing for class. It is also excellent test prep material for the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N2 and N1 levels.
Level: Intermediate and above
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■Group Jammassey (Yuriko Sunakawa, Satoshi Komada, Mitsuko Shimoda, Mutsumi Suzuki, Sayo Tsutsui, Akiko Hasunuma, Andrej Bekeš, & Junko Morimoto) eds.
Grasping grammatical concepts used to feel overly abstract and difficult until the publication of Nihongo Bunkei Ziten. This best-seller handbook has become a staple for both teachers and learners of Japanese language and literature. Here, ‘grammar’ is understood as a format related to semantics, function, and usage of a sentence or a clause. Over 3,000 uses of expression appear in specific context.
Levels Covered: Japanese-Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N3-N1 levels
Translations Available: English, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai, and Vietnamese