Kanji and Kana: A Handbook and Dictionary of the Japanese Writing System – Bilb-weil.de

Book arrived as described and one day past the described delivery time period Book was in very good condition despite the very thin plastic wrapping in which it came. Works as advertised. Looks like a great book for helping in taking the first steps in reading Japanese Will take a lot of time and practice. I received the book at least one week before the due date which was up to February 24 but it came on February 17 for that The book is a most for learning the Japanese script I already had the 2 workbook volumes and certainly having the handbook helps a lot My copy came practically new in mint condition except for 4 or 5 pages with a small ply on the corner the rest new The book contains very detailed information about kanji and kana taking in consideration its small size it gives a good explanation of the history, development and usage of Japanese script Also by including in the foreword a selected bibliography on the theme, it gives a source for further research Thanks once again for the excellent and prompt service. has lots of kanji and kana as the title discribes, and the big bonus was it is actually a hard cover book For 2 dollars was really nice to my collection. If you are interested in getting into Japanese Calligraphy, Then this book is a very valuable asset It helps with understanding how to draw the characters and make the proper pen strokes and in the right order A great help to me I would highly recommend this book Thank you. This book is a uniquely comprehensive and systematic guide to the reading and writing of the Japanese language Suitable for both home and class, it provides all the information needed for a mastery of the basic characters kanji and the syllabaries kana Through the study of written Japanese will always require time and effort, this book has been designed to help the student achieve fluency quickly and effectively than ever before The first part consists of a general introduction to the Japanese writing system, which will be of interest to travelers, linguists, and others in addition to serious students of the language Among the topics discussed are the history, form, orthography, usage, reading, and writing of kanji an dkana, as well as punctuation, romanization, and how to use Japanese reference books Numerous examples and tables are included to aid understanding There follow conveniently arranged listings of all , basic characters, along with their most important readings and definitions Up to five compounds are given for each kanji, using only kanji that have been introduced earlier, with a cross reference number to the main entry for each Most kanji are presented in brush, pen and printed forms, with the stroke order clearly indicated Each kanji is cross referenced to The Mdoern Reader s Japanese English Character Dictionary by Andrew N Nelson The Kanji are fully indexed by on kun readings, by stroke count, and by radicals, making it possible to use the book as a concise character dictionary Great way to learn kanji This is the defacto book for study for students who need a solid reference for kanji lookup The older volumes work better for me than do the newer ones they contain the same information differing only in the manner in which that information is organized. Ok I hope study japanese language in short Time I know well hiragana And katakana Now i start kanji Spero di riuscire ad imparare aleggere il giapponese soon