Japanese for busy people : Kana workbook for the revised 3rd edition
Association for Japanese-Language Teaching (2007)
This workbook provides a thorough introduction to the Japanese writing and sound systems.
Differences between and uses of Chinese characters (kanji), phonetic system (kana and hiragana) and characters used for foreign words (katakana) are explained before introducing the kanji symbols alongside spoken Japanese on the accompanying CD.
Includes extensive practice for writing characters and reading and voicing individual words before moving on to short phrases.
JAP CBEG 10a; JAP CBEG 10a(CD) Open access