The Usborne First Thousand Words in Japanese provides a wealth of vocabulary-building opportunities for language learners of all ages. Stephen Cartwright's delightful pictures encourage direct association of the word with the object, which will ensure effective, long-term learning. You can now find out how to pronounce every Japanese word in this book by listening to a native Japanese speaker on the Usborne Website. Just go to www.usborne.com/quicklinks and type in the keywords 1000 japanese. At the end of the book there is an alphabetical Japanese/English list of all the words in the book.