Nihongo So-matome JLPT N1: Listening Comprehension
This listening comprehension practice workbook is a new addition to the popular So-matome JLPT N1 series. The books are designed for individuals planning to take the JLPT N1 exam, each focusing on a different area of the test. “Nihongo So-matome JLPT N1: Listening Comprehension’” is suitable for Japanese language learners who have begun studying upper level Japanese. It is also useful for individuals seeking to understand the main points of discussions about specialized topics.
The book has four chapters of practice and a fifth review chapter. The first chapter serves as a stepping-stone designed to sharpen your listening comprehension and help you tackle longer passages. It covers words and sounds that are often mispronounced and introduces fundamental items of grammar. The second chapter describes the different question patterns that appear on the new JLPT. By working your way through the practice questions, you can master each pattern. The third chapter introduces a number of techniques for understanding different types of conversations. The fourth chapter is designed to help you master a variety of words and phrases.
The section “Review Drills” at the end of each chapter lets you test your ability. The “Comprehensive Review” in the last chapter simulates the actual JLPT. It will help you identify weaknesses and see if you’re ready to take on the real test.
This book provides added explanations in English, Chinese, and Korean for words and concepts that are difficult to understand, making it the perfect companion for independent study.
Includes 2 CDs