Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 December 2013

704 Pages | 2,300 kanji entries; 10 appendixes

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781568365268

Bookseller Code (03)

The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Course

A Step-by-Step Guide to Mastering 2300 Characters

Andrew Scott Conning
Foreword by Jack Halpern

A Publication of Kodansha USA

  • Includes 2,300 kanji entries
  • Completely up-to-date: includes all the 2,136 officially prescribed Joyo Kanji ("kanji for regular use")
  • Each entry explains how to remember the character's meaning clearly and distinctly, often through the innovative use of visualization and concrete imagery
  • Introduces kanji components in a logical, step-by-step order that makes learning new kanji easier than ever
  • Can be used as a stand-alone resource or together with The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary. Includes cross-references, character meanings, readings, and sample vocabulary from the dictionary.
  • Foreword by Jack Halpern, Editor-in-Chief of The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary. Halpern is a high respected and visible figure in the language-acquisition field
  • 10 original appendixes

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