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Japanese Language: Reading/Writing
Resources for Japanese language learners.
多読 (Short Stories for Beginners/Extended Reading)
ほしのはじまり : 決定版星新一ショートショート
Aozora Bunko 青空文庫
: Public domain literary and non-fiction works in Japanese.
is a website that converts Aozora files into appropriately-sized PDFs for the Amazon Kindle.
This is a page that has a collection of digitized documents published since the Meiji era.
Online Picture Books
A Japanese reader; graded lessons in the modern language.
Journalistic Japanese reader : selected materials from Japanese newspapers
PL537 .U342 1962
Living Japanese : a modern reader
PL539.15.E25 L58 1995
Reading Tutor / リーディング チュウ太
reading tutorial system
includes articles of world news, news from Japan, essays/column, finance, politics, sports, etc., with definitions in English/Japanese. Translation function included.
Hiragana Katakana Memory Hint
Business Kanji: over 1,700 essential business terms in Japanese
PL538.C6 S89 1999
A searchable aid for learning to read and write kanji in the Japanese language (by Harumi Hibino Lory & Arno Bosse, Chicago University)
Convert Kanji and Websites to Romaji or Hiragana
Remembering the kanji
PL547 .H4 2007
enter the URL of the Japanese website. The system adds hiragana or the kanji
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