Second edition of Naze? Doushite? "Curious questions", a series of reading books for elementary school children in Japan. It is also suitable for students of Japanese who wish to read authentic texts in Japanese.
This book includes 40 questions about the world, life, society etc. For example: Where does yubikiri gesture (pinky swear) come from?, Why is the 5th of May Children's Day in Japan? or Why do we get nosebleeds? Since this book is for children, it only uses high-quality design and content. Illustrations included: some are entertaining and others are to graphically explain the answers to the questions.
In Japan this book is for children in their fourth year of elementary school, i.e. children aged 9-10.
It can be used by students of Japanese with an A2-B1 level.
The book includes furiganas.
The Naze? Doushite? collection:
-Naze? Doushite? "Wonders of the world"
-Naze? Doushite? "Questions about science"
-Naze? Doushite? "Curious questions"
-Naze? Doushite? "Mysterious stories about science"
The Reading for children collection: “To read in 10 minutes”:
- 10-Bu de yomeru denki "Biographies" –To read in 10 minutes-
- 10-bu de yomeru kowai hanashi “Scary stories” – To read in 10 minutes-