Japanese linguistics: an introduction
An introduction to Japanese linguistics, which is designed to introduce students to the areas of Japanese linguistics. This book contains chapters, which contains an explanation of the key concepts of the subject, followed by activities, which are designe
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action Activity adjectives affix allophones alveolar Asahi Newspaper Asahi.com aspect assimilation basic Chapter Chinese Commentary compound verbs consonant contains context direction Doraemon encoded English event example express Figure FL words foreign loanwords fricative functions gairaigo geminate grammatical hiragana homonyms hypernym hyponym ideograms imasu indicates intransitive verb Japan Japanese language Japanese linguistics Japanese vocabulary kanji katakana lexical loanwords manner of articulation marker Matsui meaning components Meronymy Midori-san mimetic words modifies morae moraic morphemes NJ words noun modification occur on-reading oral cavity palate particles passive patterns phenomimes phonemes phonological pitch accent Place of articulation pronunciation psychomimes published in Japan reading refers relationship sandhi second element semantic sentence sequential voicing Shogakukan Sino-Japanese words someone speaker speech sounds structure suffix symbols Table Text Tokyo tongue topic Translation undergo SV versus voiceless vowel watashi Yamada Yamada-san