Quick mastery of vocabulary is a vocabulary book that includes all words from upper-intermediate level of Japanese. These words also belong to level 2 of JLPT official test. After using this book, students will be familiar with 2500 terms from different areas and topics.
The book is divided in 50 units focused in areas: food, family, shapes, colors, verb, adjectives etc. All terms are written in kanji ad hiragana and their translation to English, Korean and Chinese. Quick mastery of vocabulary has been printed using 2 different types of ink: black and red, it includes a red sheet of paper that hides the red ink and consequently, the meaning of each word. Therefore, by using this methodology, students will be able to check if they have learnt all words and meanings. In addition, many of the words include synonyms and antonyms.
The most important words are written in sentences that contextualize them. Some of them include explanations about their meaning or pointing out if they are formal or informal expressions. In addition, the book includes 2 CDs with all examples read out loud, which is very helpful to practice listening comprehension and pronunciation.
At the end of the book, there are some exercises of verbs and also an index with all words ordered.
Description by the publisher
“Quick mastery of vocabulary” Series
Each level covers the basic vocabulary focusing on words that are expected to be on the exam. Words and phrases are divided according to categories and themes, allowing users to learn related items efficiently. Example sentences are recorded in two CDs. Includes red sheets.