Learn Japanese with a proven method designed for English speakers
“Note to the author of English Grammar for Students of Japanese— Your book is a godsend!"
—Stephanie Z, Michigan State University
“This is the best book to teach you all-things-grammar for Japanese. Every thing you will ever need to know about Japanese grammar, you can learn from this book.”
—Nemo Daison, student
This book is a must-read for instructors of Japanese who teach in English speaking environments.”
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a self-study guide that helps you come prepared to Japanese class
To show you how to get from an English structure to the equivalent Japanese structure.
All the essentials
Straightforward lessons that focus more on the rules than the exceptions. Covers the grammar taught in beginning college courses.
Tips to help you learn Japanese vocabulary and word forms, and to remember them.
one point per chapter
In each bite-sized lesson, author Mutsuko Endo Hudson explains one grammar concept and illustrates it with English and Japanese examples.
Explained in English
To help you learn the grammar from the point of view of a language you already speak.
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Learn The Grammar Terms Your Textbook Assumes You Know
Learn of conjugation, gender, number, agreement so you’ll understand these terms that play an important role in Japanese.
Learn how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Japanese structure. Our examples will take you every step of the way.