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Mimetic Words, Japanese

Mimetic Words

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Japanese Mimetic Words

Click a topic below to see the grammar goals and conversational goals for each chapter.

  • My Heart Is Pounding!

    Japanese Mimetic Words

    My Heart Is Pounding!

    • Describe Physical or Emotional States
    • Describe the Weather
    • Discuss a Plan for the Day
    • Inquire or Comment on Someone's Behavior
    • Talk About Courtship Customs in Japan
    • Communicate in the Casual Style of Speech
    • Identify Onomatopeia and Mimetic Words in Japanese
    • Recognize the Conjunctions けど and でも
    • Use Different Forms of the Basic Verb する
    • Use Particles , , , , , and .