ISBN: 978-4-86639-264-6 // ISBN: 9784866392646
Year of publication: 2019
Number of pages: 178 (Main book) + 11 (Answer key)
Language: Japanese, English
Country of origin: Japan
Sho-Chukyu no Nihongo is a book aimed at pre-intermediate (N4) level students who want to practice beginner-level grammar and learn new intermediate-level expressions to practice communicating in Japanese.
This book is divided into 5 units in which 5 different situations are presented and in each of them some aspects of grammar are reviewed and related expressions are learned. Each grammar explanation is followed by different practice exercises. All grammar explanations are written in Japanese and English.
As this is a book aimed at pre-intermediate level students, all the kanji in all the texts include the reading in furigana.
Audios of the listening comprehension exercises and supplementary materials for teachers can be downloaded from the publisher's website.
All the answers to the exercises and an extensive list of translated vocabulary are included at the end of the book.