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JPN221: Japanese II: Home

Spring 2016. Y. Kumagai

Good Starting Points


In this class we are going to take a big step in moving from concentrating on your textbook into locating articles and materials that you can read in Japanese. This involves a number of skills: 

  • building up your vocabulary in Japanese 
  • thinking about what kinds of materials you need 
  • choosing the best kind of search engine or database for searching 
  • scanning articles to choose the right reading level for you
  • using dictionaries skillfully



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