& Kaoru Nishiuma
This book has been designed to enable people even at the beginner
stage to write coherently in basic Japanese. The book is divided into
two parts: Basic Practice (Units 1-15), which uses the vocabulary
and sentence patterns found in Minna
no Nihongo Second Edition I and II,
and Practical Application (Units 16-20), which involves practical
application at a level equal to the beginning of the intermediate
The book comes with a separate booklet at the back that includes word lists in English, Chinese and Korean,
a flow chart showing the structure of the desired piece of writing, exercise answers, and a Teacher's Manual.
Though produced for use with the Second Edition to Minna no Nihongo, it can also be used with other beginner textbooks.