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ERIC Number: ED053623
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Japanese: A Guide to the Spoken Language.
Department of Defense, Washington, DC.
This language guide, written for United States Armed Forces personnel, serves as an introduction to the Japanese language and presents important words and phrases for use in normal conversation. Linguistic expressions are classified under the following categories: (1) greetings and general phrases, (2) location, (3) directions, (4) numbers, (5) "What's this?", (6) asking for things, (7) money, (8) time, and (9) other useful phrases. Additional sections include other expressions, fill-in sentences, important signs, and an alphabetical word list. (RL)
Descriptors: Armed Forces, Autoinstructional Aids, Basic Skills, Conversational Language Courses, Instructional Materials, Japanese, Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Reference Materials, Second Language Learning, Speech Communication, Vocabulary Development, Word Lists
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (GPO 0-419-133, $.35)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Defense, Washington, DC.