Reading in Japanese

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September 25th, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Step 1: Start with an easy level
Step 2: Don’t use a dictionary
Step 3: Skip any parts you don’t understand
Step 4: Boring? Read a different book!

These are the principles behind the “Tadoku” Japanese Graded Reader series, and these are the keys to improving your reading abilities in Japanese. In this class with the help of our instructor you will improve your reading skills with extensive reading and exposure to a wide range of Japanese texts.

This class consists of 5 sessions ranging in level from Early Beginner to Intermediate. Each session is divided into two parts: students spend the first half of the class readings books of their choosing from our library (largely those from the Tadoku reading series), and in the second half they come together for a group reading session lead by the instructor.

DateTimeLevel of ProficiencyEquivalentJF Standard Equivalent
September 10 (Wednesday)6:30-8:30PMEarly BeginnerPre-JLPTA1 level
September 17 (Wednesday)6:30-8:30PMBeginner JLPT N5A1/A2 level
September 25 (Thursday)6:30-8:30PMLate BeginnerJLPT N4-N3A2 level
October 2 (Thursday)6:30-8:30PMEarly IntermediateJLPT N3A2/B1 level
October 9 (Thursday)6:30-8:30PMIntermediateJLPT N3-N2B1 level

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Starts:
September 25th, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Ends:
September 25th, 2014 @ 8:30 pm
Doors Open:
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Registration:
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Reservation:
Must be able to read Hiragana and Katakana
Language:
Ms. Hiromi Howe
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Organizer

The Japan Foundation Toronto (koza)
Phone:
416-966-1600 ex233
Email:
koza@jftor.org

Venue

The Japan Foundation, Toronto (prior location)
131 Bloor St. West, Suite 213
Toronto, ON M5S 1R1 Canada
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Phone:
416-966-1600 ex233

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