This book is the perfect starting point for anyone looking to learn Japanese. Paul Noble provides concise, easy-to-follow instructions that will help you build your language skills step by step. From basic grammar and vocabulary to conversation tips and more complex concepts, this comprehensive course covers everything you need to know in order to start speaking Japanese – even if you’ve never set foot in a classroom before! With an accompanying audio CD of listening exercises and dialogues, plus free access to a companion website, this fun and friendly guide makes learning Japanese easy and enjoyable.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for anyone looking to start learning Japanese, whether they have no prior experience or are returning to the language after a break. It provides concise, easy-to-follow instructions that will help learners build their skills step by step. The accompanying audio CD and free companion website make learning fun and enjoyable.
- The book is easy to follow
- The author provides concise instructions
- There is an accompanying audio CD
- The book may be too basic for some learners
- May not provide enough practice opportunities
- Some of the content is available online for free
Learn more about the author
Paul Noble is a language coach, teacher and author. He has written books on French and Italian grammar, and his Japanese course has been translated into over 30 languages.
“This is an excellent course for complete beginners and I couldn’t recommend it more. The structure of the book makes learning Japanese easy and fun, with step-by-step explanations and accompanying exercises. Paul Noble’s teaching method really works, making you feel like you have your own personal language coach.”
“The best language learning book I’ve ever read! It is clear, concise and easy to follow.”
“This is an excellent book for complete beginners. I have tried a few language learning books and this one was the most user-friendly.”
“This is an excellent book! Clear, concise and easy to follow instructions make learning Japanese a breeze. I’m so happy I stumbled upon it!”