About this product:
With this second installment of the world-wide known Japanese in Mangaland series, the student of Japanese will continue his dive into the process of mastering Japanese. The methods in this book will help you graduate from the elementary to the intermediate level of the Japanese language. So, strap a headband around your head, for this time things are going to get rough - from now on, forget about romaji!
The 15 lessons included here continue exactly from where the first book left you, chronologically following its numeration and gradually introducing more complex structures of the Japanese language. A new feature in this book is a set of "conversational lesson" with tons of vocabulary and useful phrases, which will be of great use when traveling in Japan. Another new feature is the "culture notes." which give valuable insight into the way things work in the land of the Rising Sun; since language is not only about words.
True, Japanese in Mangaland 2 is more challenging than its first counterpart. However, don't panic; the book manages to keep its basic philosophy of "learning while having fun." So read, learn, and have fun using manga as a motivational means, and not as an intimidating end! Great for studying the JLPT (Japanese Language Proficiency Test). Published by Kodansha. (pcrdist) (instock)