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Tokyo Olympic Games Manga - Bilingual English/Japanese

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Learn about how the Olympics changed Japan while improving your language skills with this educational manga from publishing powerhouse Kodansha. Scottish author Sean Michael Wilson brings us on an Olympic adventure with dynamic illustrations from Makiko Kodama. This title follows Takeshi, David, and Marie as they explore the rapidly changing city of Tokyo while learning about the city’s history with the Olympic games. This manga provides an insightful look at how Tokyo quickly grew in preparation for hosting the 1964 games, and how the Olympics heavily influenced modern Japanese culture. Fans of the Olympics, history, and Tokyo will be amazed by the detailed information found in this comic.

Manga has become a popular educational tool for both Japanese and those learning the language. The familiar format and helpful visual guides make it the perfect tool for learners who want something with a narrative that’s also informative. Each page has English and Japanese translations so readers can see how common phrases and expressions are in other languages. Conversation tips help learners use authentic language to sound like a real native speaker of Japanese.

Structure

  • Four chapters focusing on different aspects of Japan and the Olympics: a travel guide for Tokyo, the history of the Olympics in Japan, a guide to the 2020 games, and a look at the opening ceremony. Pages are in the traditional right-to-left reading style of Japanese manga. Kodama’s distinct art style sets it apart from most manga titles.
  • English and Japanese translations for text are included on every page, letting readers make quick comparisons between the two.
  • Chapters conclude with language tips focusing on practical phrases designed for you to use in real conversations.

Recommended for you if:

  • Improving your Japanese ability by reading manga sounds interesting.
  • You wish to know more about the history of the Olympics in Japan.
  • You want to expand your knowledge of casual, every day Japanese.
  • You are planning to visit Japan for the Olympics.

About this volume:

Original Title: バイリンガル・コミックス 英語でガイドする東京+オリンピック

Pages: 112

ISBN: 978-4065181638

Book Size: A5

Languages: Japanese

Publishing date: March 30th, 2020