〇Level: Intermediate/Upper Intermediate
〇Language: English is used for grammar explanations and translations of example sentences.
〇Number of entries: 196
〇Example sentences are written in kanji/kana.
The Dictionary of Japanese Grammar series, an enduring favorite.
This ever-popular series of dictionary-style grammar guides comprises three volumes—basic, intermediate, and advanced—with each presenting some 200 key grammar items, along with analysis of sentence patterns, abundant example sentences, and easy-to-understand explanations in English. The books also thoroughly explains common pitfalls and the distinctions in usage of similar expressions, helping users to develop an even stronger grasp of Japanese grammar. A must-have reference for learners and teachers alike.
Contents of A Dictionary of Intermediate Japanese Grammar
◆Special Topics in Intermediate Japanese Grammar
- Discourse Grammar
- Newspaper Grammar
- Conversational Strategies
- Toward Better Reading Comperhension: Analyzing Sentences Accurately
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- Katakana Word Transcription Rules
- Compound Verbs
- Compound Particles
- Affixes: Prefixes and Suffixes
- More Counters
- Functional Expressions and Grammatical Patterns