Japanese for Busy People I

The Workbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Kodansha International

ISBN: 9784770030344

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 117

View: 7326

Japanese For Busy People Workbook is a Kodansha International publication.

Easy Kana Workbook: Basic Practice in Hiragana and Katakana for Japanese Language Students

Author: Rita Lampkin

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780844285320

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 99

View: 1890

This practical workbook is for all students of Japanese who want to learn the basic phonetic writing systems in use by the Japanese. This workbook is a self contained course, which can be used both for independent study or in the classroom. It can also serve as an ideal supplement to any basic conversation course in Japanese.

Japanese for Busy People


Author: AJALT

Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated

ISBN: 9781568363844

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 269

View: 1386

Includes a unit structure whereby thematically linked lessons are grouped together to make learning Japanese easier and expanded exercises that go beyond substitution drills and get students speaking Japanese right away. There are also over 340 illustrations to make the learning process more fun and memorable.

Hands-On Ethical Hacking and Network Defense

Author: Michael T. Simpson,Nicholas Antill

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305480686

Category: Computers

Page: 512

View: 2876

Cyber-terrorism and corporate espionage are increasingly common and devastating threats, making trained network security professionals more important than ever. This timely text helps you gain the knowledge and skills to protect networks using the tools and techniques of an ethical hacker. The authors begin by exploring the concept of ethical hacking and its practitioners, explaining their importance in protecting corporate and government data from cyber attacks. The text then provides an in-depth guide to performing security testing against computer networks, covering current tools and penetration testing methodologies. Updated for today’s cyber security environment, the Third Edition of this trusted text features new computer security resources, coverage of emerging vulnerabilities and innovative methods to protect networks, a new discussion of mobile security, and information on current federal and state computer crime laws, including penalties for illegal computer hacking. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Japanese for Busy People

The Video Guide

Author: Association for Japanese Language Teaching,Ajalt

Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated

ISBN: 9784770024916

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 192

View: 7900

A comprehensive teaching guide for theJapanese for Busy Peoplevideo course · Step-by step lesson plans to give guidance through the course · A clear summary of the overall language syllabus, together with the language and vocabulary items for each episode · Full English translations of the 60-part drama series and all animations · Tips on using the videos with other components in theJapanese for Busy Peopleseries Japanese for Busy Peopleis a concise course for "busy" students who want to learn natural, spoken Japanese as effectively as possible in a limited amount of time. This fully integrated three-level course is comprised of three main texts that can be used in conjunction with related workbooks, tapes, CDs, teacher's manuals, and videos. A comprehensive and detailed guide to using all three videos in the series,Japanese for Busy People: The Video Guidehas been specially prepared by experienced Japanese teaching professionals who understand the constraints under which both native and non-native instructors actually work. Starting with the rationale and methodology of theJapanese for Busy People series, The Video Guideprovides interesting ideas for using the videos alongside other components in the series and some novel suggestions for planning an intensive curriculum around the videos. The easy-to-follow lesson plans contain activities and teaching tips designed to practice and consolidate new language patterns and vocabulary. The complete video script with full English translation is included, so teachers can now plan lessons without actually watching the video tapes. There is also a list of all the language patterns and vocabulary covered in each episode, useful cultural information, and details of materials needed to bring the class to life. More than simply a collection of teaching tips and activities,The Video Guideprovides a comprehensive overview of theJapanese for Busy Peopleseries with special emphasis on the videos. For the first time in any language, AJALT explains how all the components of this best-selling series can be combined to form a comprehensive course in basic Japanese, or fitted into any existing curriculum. With straightforward grammatical explanations and cultural notes throughout,The Video Guidewill also prove indispensable to self-study students learning Japanese with the videos.

Mastering Unity 2D Game Development

Author: Simon Jackson

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1849697353

Category: Computers

Page: 474

View: 4463

If you have C# knowledge but now want to become truly confident in creating fully functional 2D RPG games with Unity, then this book will show you everything you need to know.

Japanese for Busy People


Author: Association for Japanese-Language Teaching

Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated

ISBN: 9784770020512

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 278

View: 5445

Aims to guide readers to a fluent use of Japanese language. Placing emphasisn language as spoken between educated adults, the integrated approach of theourse increases speed of comprehension. This kana version teaches the basicanguage skills needed to function in a professional environment.

SolidWorks 2013 Part I - Basic Tools

Author: Paul Tran

Publisher: SDC Publications

ISBN: 1585037680

Category: Computers

Page: 688

View: 3144

SolidWorks 2013 Part I - Basic Tools introduces new users to the SolidWorks interface, SolidWorks tools and basic modeling techniques. It provides readers with a strong understanding of SolidWorks and covers the creation of parts, assemblies and drawings. Every lesson and exercise in this book was created based on real world projects. Each of these projects have been broken down and developed into easy and comprehensible steps for the reader. Furthermore, at the end of every chapter there are self test questionnaires to ensure that the reader has gained sufficient knowledge from each section before moving on to more advanced lessons. This book takes the approach that in order to understand SolidWorks, inside and out, the reader should create everything from the beginning and take it step by step.

Japanese for Young People I

Student Book

Author: AJALT,Association for Japanese-Language Teaching

Publisher: Kodansha Amer Incorporated

ISBN: 9781568364230

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 229

View: 7835

The Association for Japanese-Language Teaching (AJALT), renowned for its Japanese for Busy People series, has developed a comprehensive course for teaching Japanese to young adults in English-speaking countries. Japanese for Young People is a three-level series, designed primarily for middle school and high school curricula (with an optional starter level for elementary students) encouraging systematic Japanese-language acquisition through an enjoyable but structured learning process. With an emphasis on coordination of structure and verbal communication skills, this first Student Book introduces the building-blocks of Japanese grammar through Key Sentences, Dialogues, Exercises, and Tasks. This Student Book is accompanied by a fully-illustrated Kana Workbook which features over 100 pages of activities and games to familiarize young students with the hiragana and katakana syllabaries before advancing to the next level in the series. With color illustrations and cultural notes throughout, Japanese for Young People provides an unintimidating start to learning one of the world's most difficult languages.


A Comprehensive Grammar

Author: Stefan Kaiser,Yasuko Ichikawa,Noriko Kobayashi

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 041568739X

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 698

View: 9687

"Japanese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Japanese grammar. Accessible and systematic, it explores the complexities of the language thoroughly, filling many gaps left by other textbooks. Clear grammar points are put in context using examples from a range of Japanese media. The emphasis is firmly on contemporary Japanese as spoken and written by native speakers. Key features of the book include: coverage of colloquial and standard Japanese ; extensive cross-referencing ; detailed index of Japanese and English terms ; up-to-date real examples of current usage ; greater emphasis on structures that learners find particularly confusing ; glossary of linguistic terms. Written by experts in their fields, Japanese: A Comprehensive Grammar will prove a lasting and reliable resource for all learners of Japanese."--Publisher's website.

Your Space Level 3 Student's Book

Author: Martyn Hobbs,Julia Starr Keddle

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521729335

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 136

View: 8340

Your Space is a three-level course for teenagers, designed to motivate students as they change and grow. With a wide range of varied activities, the Workbook provides extra skills practice focusing on listening, reading, writing and speaking. The accompanying Audio CD contains extra listening material for practice at home. CEF: A2-B1.

Special Boys' Business

Author: Heather Anderson,Fay Angelo,Rose Stewart

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780975011331

Category: Children with disabilities

Page: 51

View: 7577

This book has been written for boys with special needs, including intellectual disability, physical disability, communication disorder and autism. It supports boys their parents and carers through the changes experienced at puberty. Information is presented simply, with clear pictures and limited text.

Your College Experience, Strategies for Success, Two-Year Edition

Strategies for Success

Author: John N. Gardner,Betsy O. Barefoot,Negar Farakish

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 1457690195

Category: Education

Page: 400

View: 1329

Your College Experience, Two-Year College Edition has been built from the ground up to offer today's diverse students the practical help they need to make the transition to college and get the most out of their time there. For this new textbook, authors John N. Gardner and Betsy O. Barefoot, leading authorities on the first-year seminar, are joined by Negar Farakish, Provost at Union County College, who shares their commitment to institutions, instructors, and students. The book maintains the hallmark authoritative, research-driven approach that have made it a bestseller, yet every aspect of it has been crafted to address the specific needs of 2-year students, from content coverage and organization, to activities, assessment, and design. Each new copy of the text can be packaged with LearningCurve, a new adaptive, online assessment tool. A full package of instructional support materials including an Instructor's Annotated Edition, Instructor's Manual, PowerPoint slides, videos, and a Test Bank provides new and experienced instructors all the tools they will need to engage students in this course and increase student retention.

Japanese for Busy People III

Author: Ajalt

Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated

ISBN: 9784770023315

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 288

View: 3320

Japanese Busy People #3 Workbook is a Kodansha International publication.

A Reference Grammar of Japanese

Author: Samuel Elmo Martin

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824828189

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 1198

View: 468

This title explains the use of Japanese words such as wa, ga and mo looking at the rules and meanings of words in their literary forms.

Unity 2017 Game AI Programming, Third Edition

Leverage the power of Artificial Intelligence to program smart entities for your games, 3rd Edition

Author: Raymundo Barrera

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788393295

Category: Computers

Page: 250

View: 2070

Use Unity 2017 to create fun and unbelievable AI entities in your games with A*, Fuzzy logic and NavMesh Key Features Explore the brand-new Unity 2017 features that makes implementing Artificial Intelligence in your game easier than ever Use fuzzy logic concepts in your AI decision-making to make your characters more engaging Build exciting and richer games by mastering advanced Artificial Intelligence concepts such as Neural Networks Book Description Unity 2017 provides game and app developers with a variety of tools to implement Artificial Intelligence. Leveraging these tools via Unity's API or built-in features allows limitless possibilities when it comes to creating your game's worlds and characters. This third edition with Unity will help you break down Artificial Intelligence into simple concepts to give you a fundamental understanding of the topic to build upon. Using a variety of examples, the book then takes those concepts and walks you through actual implementations designed to highlight key concepts, and features related to game AI in Unity 5. Further on you will learn to distinguish the state machine pattern and implement one of your own. This is followed by learning how to implement a basic sensory system for your AI agent and coupling it with a Finite State Machine (FSM). Next you'll learn how to use Unity's built-in NavMesh feature and implement your own A* pathfinding system. You will then learn how to implement simple flocks and crowd's dynamics, key AI concepts. Moving on, you will learn how to implement a behavior tree through a game-focused example. Lastly, you'll combine fuzzy logic concepts with state machines and apply all the concepts in the book to build a simple tank game. What you will learn Understand the basic terminology and concepts in game AI Explore advanced AI Concepts such as Neural Networks Implement a basic finite state machine using state machine behaviors in Unity 2017 Create sensory systems for your AI and couple it with a Finite State Machine Wok with Unity 2017's built-in NavMesh features in your game Build believable and highly-efficient artificial flocks and crowds Create a basic behavior tree to drive a character's actions Who this book is for This book is intended for Unity developers with a basic understanding of C# and the Unity editor. Whether you're looking to build your first game or are looking to expand your knowledge as a game programmer, you will find plenty of exciting information and examples of game AI in terms of concepts and implementation.

Be Charming - Modern Manners: Teach Yourself

Author: Edward Cyster,Francesca Young

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444129112

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 192

View: 6772

Today's society is fraught with peril for the unsuspecting - should you use your mobile on the train? Is it okay to strip off in the gym changing rooms? Kiss or shake? Since the wrong move can lose friends and destroy a professional image, here is a clear path through every social and professional minefield, which will not only keep you out of trouble but show you how to charm and dazzle your way through even the trickiest dinner party. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of charm and manners. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.


The First Casualty of War is the Truth, the Second is Your Soul

Author: Chris Ryan

Publisher: Coronet

ISBN: 1444709925

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 806

From the author of the bestselling Danny Black series and the hit TV show Strikeback. Despatches from the secret world behind the headlines. Former SAS legend Chris Ryan brings you his seventeenth novel, filled with his trademark action, thrills and inside knowledge. Osama Bin Laden is dead. The President of the United States knows it. The world knows it. And SAS hero Joe Mansfield knows it. He was on the ground in Pakistan when it happened. He saw Seal Team 6 go in, and he saw them extract with their grisly cargo. He was in the right place at the right time. Or maybe, the wrong place at the wrong time. Because now, somebody wants Joe dead, and they're willing to do anything to make it happen. His world is violently dismantled. His family is targeted, his reputation destroyed. And as a mysterious and ruthless enemy plans a devastating terror attack on both sides of the Atlantic, Joe knows this: his only chance of survival is to find out what happened in Bin Laden's compound the night the Americans went in. But an unseen, menacing power has footprints it needs to cover. And it will stop at nothing to prevent him uncovering the sinister truth...

Japanese for Professionals

Author: AJALT

Publisher: Kodansha USA Incorporated

ISBN: 9781568364605

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 256

View: 1554

A comprehensive course for students who need to use Japanese in a business environment. "Japanese for Professionals" is a serious and detailed manual of the language of trade, commerce, and government, aimed at intermediate students who work with Japanese on a daily basis.