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1000 Japanese Flash Cards: For Smart Phones and E-Readers
Price: Free! Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Need some help memorizing Japanese vocabulary? Look no further! 1000 Japanese Flash Cards contains 1000 of the most common Japanese nouns, verbs, adjectives, common expressions, and more! 500+ of the most common nouns! 250+ of the most common verbs! 100+ of the most common adjectives!
Japanese in Depth vol.1
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is vol.1 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.2
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.2 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.3
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.3 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.5
Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.5 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese in Depth vol.4
Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is vol.4 of the collection of monthly columns contributed to The Daily Yomiuri, Japan's nationwide English newspaper. It amusingly illustrates how mindsets are different between English and Japanese. It's an eye opener for English as well as Japanese.
Japanese Study Guide
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Are you a student of Japanese and in need of a quick reference guide to help you study beginning Japanese grammar? Look no further! Japanese Study Guide contains over fifty grammar tables, organized simply, in brilliant color, to help you study the basics of Japanese. The example sentences are written in English, romaji, kana, and kanji, so a student of any level can use this book to practice!
Never Forget Hiragana and Katakana
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
this book is the for the never forget kanji series aimed at helping students to memorize the full set of japanese kanji required for fluency in everyday life. the focus here is the hiragana and katakana, the japanese phonetic syllabaries which must be learned before kanji can be understood. as in the kanji volumes, a unique and fun mnemonic system is used to aid memorization.
Learn Japanese Vocabulary - Series Taster - English/Japanese Flashcards
Price: Free! Words: 280. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Neverclame Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / General
An introductory selection of English to Japanese Flashcards. Perfect for beginners, A fun addition to your Japanese study library. Subjects include: Animals, Household Items, Clothing, Numbers, Shapes and Colors. An excellent introduction to the Flashcard eBook series
Kanji Package Deal (Evaluation Volume)
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is suitable for candidates of JLPT of any level, to pick up Kanjis Japanese elementary school children and junior high school students should learn.
DebunKanji: Chinese Glyphs used in Japanese
Price: Free! Words: 2,356,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese, Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study
Exploring the fundamentals of Chinese kanji glyphs used in the Japanese language, explaining origin and meaning, pronunciations in both kana and rōmaji, meanings published by external sources, vocabulary examples, stroke count, grade and JLPT levels. Each glyph includes hyperlinks to the comprising elements, other glyphs in which it appears, similar and related glyphs.
Sexual Slavery in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 1,754,860. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Example of an entry: The Chinese glyph meaning "slave" is 奴 (a female crotch), and when "hand" (手) is added, the resulting glyph means "to grasp, apprehend, trumping a pussy." 奴 with "rotate, screw, filled" (十), results in both "prostitute" and "stretched." Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting a "MeToo" society of their own. More than 500 other glyphs are analyzed.
Flaming in Heat in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,030,410. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "flame, in heat" is 火. When the element "犭" (animal, swine, dog) is added, the resulting glyph means "barbarian, berserker, low-ranking government employee" (狄). Combined with "head and neck exposed, in danger" (⺈) and "a long time, since long ago" (旧), the meaning becomes "lust, passion" (焔). More than 700 glyphs are analyzed.
Crotches in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 1,798,290. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyph meaning "crotch, again, yield, both, more and more" is 又. When the element "female" (女) is added, the resulting glyph means "slave" (奴). Four crotches (叕) means "well connected." Crotches are found in many places, including woods and trees (枝). Combined with "meat and skin" (肌) the meaning becomes "whiff, rump" (股). More than 700 glyphs are analyzed.
STDs and STIs in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,359,640. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Example of an entry: The Chinese glyph meaning "gonorrhea, urinary hesitancy" is 痳, formed by combining two "wood, woodies" (木), "group" (林) with "sickness, physical condition, disease" (疒). Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting that disease is transmitted sexually from one wood to another, and they were not implying trees were involved. More than 800 other glyphs are analyzed.
Foot Binding and Busting Feet Bones in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,388,760. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
At its peak, the Chinese practice of busting and binding the feet bones of young girls lamed nearly half the female population. While undeniably a cultural embarrassment by today's standards, it succeeded in preventing one's property from escaping. With such widespread prevalence, it not only made an enormous impact on society, but also is referenced in thousands of glyphs, with over 900 analyzed.
Flesh and Body Meat in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,411,680. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Examples of some entries: The Chinese glyphs meaning "meat" are ⺼ and 肉. When "flower" (花) is added, the resulting glyph means "to offer, to sacrifice." Literal flowers do not have meat, generally. Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting the act of deflowering, and not plants. "Meat" with "furrow, sets of lips" (脤) also refers to raw sacrificial meat for the same reason.
Concubines and Harems in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,603,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
Example of an entry: The Chinese glyph meaning "concubine" is 妾, and when combined with "buttocks orifice, anus" (启) and "rotate, screw, filled" (十), the resulting glyph means "one's favorite, minion, agreeable, habit-forming." Obviously, the old Chinese sages were vividly depicting a common practice among lords with their concubine property. More than 800 other glyphs are analyzed.
Censored Glyphs in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,431,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
A reference for Chinese kanji glyphs used in the Japanese language that have been censored, with no known published meanings from other sources. Analyzing the individual elements which comprise each glyph reveals why no other sources will publish a meaning, definition, or vocabulary entries that include the glyph. These glyphs are no longer politically correct in most societies of today.
Fluid Flows in Chinese Kanji: Debunking Confusion
You set the price! Words: 2,188,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
The Chinese glyph element meaning "fluid flow" is 氵. When "crotch" (又) is added, the resulting glyph means "Chinese people" (汉). Combined with "rotate, screwing, filled" (十) the meaning becomes "juice, sap, gravy" (汁). And with "group of woodies" (林) the meaning becomes "gonorrhea, filter chunks, lonely" (淋). Adding "night" (夜) results in "secretion" (液), obviously. More than 900 glyphs analyzed.

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