Audio Book in Japanese

Listen to stories in Japanese!

Enjoy a collection of stories in Japanese as well as hundreds of essential phrases and vocab. Ideal for those who would like to learn Japanese while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).

Included in the course

  • MP3 Files in Japanese for download
  • A PDF File for download

Key Features

  • Simple stories in Japanese
  • Phrases and vocabulary in Japanese and English
  • Improve your Japanese comprehension
  • Roughly 60 minutes of audio files


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Simple Japanese sentences

In a typical sentence in Japanese which uses the verb 'to be', the verb is placed at the end of the sentence. The verb 'to be' is 'desu' in both the singular and the plural.

Examples of simple Japanese sentences

Ona-no-ko-tači wa čiisai des.
The girls are small.
Ie wa okii des.
The house is big.
Otoko-no-hito-tači wa toši wo totte imas.
The men are old.
Uma wa čiisai des.
The horses are small.
Otoko-no-hito wa toši wo totte imas.
The man is old.

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About Japanese

Japanese is spoken as a first language by 122 million people in Japan. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Japanese would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

Basic words and phrases in Japanese

Get by in Japanese with these basic Japanese words & phrases.

Irasšai !
Welcome !
Thank you
Mata atode aimašou
See you later
Seiko wo inorimasa
Good luck
Japanese-English dictionary

Japanese-English dictionary

A great companion for Japanese language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Japanese today. The PDF files can be copied for viewing on your smartphone or your iPad (using the iBooks app).

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TeachMe! Japanese

Learn Japanese the easy, fun and fast way. Whether you're a complete beginner or you already know a few phrases in Japanese, you'll be amazed at just how quickly you learn!

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