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Japan : Then and Now

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This excellent bilingual book, published by The Japan Times, is a great way to study both the Japanese language and culture. There are twenty chapters covering different aspects of Japanese history and culture, from the country’s geography and climate, politics, economy to the popular culture features of anime and maid cafés. Each chapter has an English introduction to the topic with a Japanese translation with a focus on key words and related vocabulary. There is also a printed dialogue based on actual conversations between Japanese and English speakers on issues related to each topic, with some further vocabulary, including natural idioms. 

The way the book is laid out also makes it a great tool for Japanese speakers to study English through familiar cultural-exchange topics. Furthermore, it comes with a CD-ROM with the audio of the introductions and dialogues.  Whether you are looking to improve your Japanese or English, if you have an interest in Japanese culture, you can find what you are looking for in this informative bilingual book.

Structure:

  • 20 chapters, each covering a different topic with information, vocabulary, and a natural dialogue related to the topic.
  • Index of keywords.


Recommended for you if:

  • You want to learn more about Japanese history and culture.
  • You are looking to pick up some new vocabulary through topic-based content. 
  • You want to improve your English and be able to share information about Japanese culture with people from overseas.
  • You are an English teacher looking for resources for students that have an interest in sharing Japanese culture with people from other countries. 

 

About this volume:

Original Title: Japan: Then and Now英語で語る日本事情2020

Pages: 304

ISBN: 978-4-7890-1669-8

Book Size: A5

Languages: English, Japanese

Publication Date: 5th edition - May 20, 2020

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