“Genki: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese - Workbook I (Second Edition)”, or “初級日本語 げんき ワークブック I 【第2版】” in Japan, is a book written by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, Chikako Shinagawa, and Kyoko Tokashiki and made for learners with an elementary Japanese level. With it, you will learn how to improve your comprehensive with this 148-page book.
The Genki I workbook provides worksheets for the grammar points and kanji introduced in the first textbook and listening comprehension exercises. The CD-ROM contains digital audio files for listening comprehension in MP3 format.
Extra media: “Genki: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese - Workbook I (Second Edition)” comes with 1 CD-ROM that contains audio material in MP3 files (42 minutes).
More about the “Genki” series
“Genki” is a series of comprehensive resources that are greatly appreciated for studying the basics of Japanese with a balanced and progressive method that allows you to improve in all four fields of language skills: oral expression, listening, written understanding and writing. The 23 units are split into two main textbooks that introduce students with a wide array of elementary grammatical points, all the kanji required to get the first JLPT tests and over 1100 vocabulary words. “Genki” courses also embodies many words and expressions that would be useful for readers in daily situations, as well as providing a full range of interactive practices.
Table of Contents
- Conversation and Grammar (Greetings and Lessons 1-12)
- Exercises for grammar items
- Listening comprehension
- Reading and Writing (Lessons 1-12)
- Kanji writing practice
- Exercises for replacing hiragana with kanji
- English-to-Japanese translation exercises using kanji
- Title in Japanese: 初級日本語 げんき ワークブック I 【第2版】
- Title in roman letters: Shokyū Nihongo Genki Wākubukku I (Dai 2 Ban)
- Editor: The Japan Times
- Authors: Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Yutaka Ohno, Chikako Shinagawa, and Kyoko Tokashiki
- Publication Year: 2011
- Book format: 257 × 182 mm
- Pages: 148 pages
- Weight: 331 grams
- ISBN: 9784789014410
Information about The Japan Times
“Genki: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese - Workbook I (Second Edition)” is edited by The Japan Times, a Tokyo-based publication company which runs the longest-running English-language daily newspaper in Japan. Actually, “The Japan Times” is the name of this newspaper that was first published in 1897 and that helps overseas residents who are living in Japan to keep up to date with what is happening in the country and abroad. At the same time, it also makes Japanese books and magazines. The Japan Times is famous for its successful series Genki and Dictionaries of Japanese Grammar.