The dictionary is exceptionally easy to use, because it moves away from the traditional dictionary layout. All parts of the entry are spelt out in full, avoiding confusing jargon and abbreviations. Additional Learning and Lifestyle Kit gives key information on the Japanese language, with a list of the words you really need to know, grammar help, and verb tables, background information on lifestyle and culture, tips on etiquette and interaction in the language, and also a phrasefinder for use when traveling.
Also available - Audio Oxford Beginner's Japanese Dictionary, featuring the Oxford English audio database of 17,000 Oxford pre-recorded audio word pronunciations to help you improve your listening and speaking skills in English.
Clear and Accessible Layout
The Oxford Beginner's Japanese Dictionary is the perfect tool for adult language learners who need basic vocabulary at their fingertips fast.
Two way: Japanese-English/ English-Japanese;
Over 10,000 words and 14,000 translations;
Carefully selected vocabulary, suited to beginner level;
Clear, accessible layout helps you find information easily;
Handy explanations show you which translation to use;
Japanese script throughout included;
Extra information on grammar an usage;
Plus a complete Learning and Lifestyle Kit to accelerate your learning and enjoy the lifestyle.
The dictionary does not include Japanese localization software and you will need localization software installed separeately.
The MSDict Dictionary Format
The Oxford Beginner's Japanese Dictionary is here presented in MSDict electronic format. MSDict offers best experience in mobile reference and is available for any handheld platform.