Learn Japanese with The Pimsleur Method

Speak Japanese like a native!

It’s now possible to speak and understand a foreign language effortlessly. The world-famous Pimsleur Method™ combines well-established research, most-useful vocabulary and a completely intuitive process to get you speaking right from the first day. All Pimsleur® courses feature real-world context and flexible vocabulary enabling you to learn your new language in a fluid, natural way. It’s the simplest way to start speaking a new language today.

Japanese is spoken by about approximately 122 million people in Japan. There are also speakers in the Ryukyu Islands, Korea, Taiwan, parts of the US, and Brazil. Pimsleur's Japanese teaches a polite level of Japanese appropriate for most situations in Japan. Learn Japanese today with Pimsleur. READ MORE »

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The Complete Course

Levels 1, 2, 3, and 4 - start from zero and progress to a near fluent, high-intermediate level of speaking and understanding. 120 lessons, culture notes, and reading instruction as MP3 download (64 hrs).

$450.00 MP3 Add to Cart

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Each product contains 30 lessons from the Complete Course.

Learn to carry on simple conversations with a near-native accent: ask for and give basic directions, exchange money, handle basic travel, and deal with social demands confidently. 30 Units plus Culture Notes - 16 hours.

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Increased confidence and fluency allow you to communicate ideas with greater accuracy and detail and a near-flawless accent. You’ll understand and speak using longer, more complex sentences. 30 Units plus Culture Notes – 16 hours.

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You’ll be able to move easily between formal and informal conversations in Japanese, and to hear and use subtle nuances in a variety of situations. 30 Units plus Culture Notes – 16 hours.

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Expanded vocabulary and increased focus on advanced usage. Builds on all prior levels with emphasis on Japanese culture, leisure activities, travel, and interpersonal situations. Use after Level 3 - 30 lessons plus readings instruction – over 16 hou

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Each product contains 5 lessons from the Complete Course.

The Complete Course

Levels 1, 2, 3, and 4 - start from zero and progress to a near fluent, high-intermediate level of speaking and understanding. 120 lessons, culture notes, and reading instruction on 64 CDs (64 hrs).

$970.00 CD Add to Cart

Or call (800) 366-3149 to order now.
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Buy 30 Lessons at a Time

Each product contains 30 lessons from the Complete Course.

Learn to carry on simple conversations with a near-native accent: ask for and give basic directions, exchange money, handle basic travel, and deal with social demands confidently. 30 Units plus Culture Notes - 16 hours.

$345.00 CD Add to Cart

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Increased confidence and fluency allow you to communicate ideas with greater accuracy and detail and a near-flawless accent. You’ll understand and speak using longer, more complex sentences. 30 Units plus Culture Notes – 16 hours.

$345.00 CD Add to Cart

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You’ll be able to move easily between formal and informal conversations in Japanese, and to hear and use subtle nuances in a variety of situations. 30 Units plus Culture Notes – 16 hours.

$345.00 CD Add to Cart

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Expanded vocabulary and increased focus on advanced usage. Builds on all prior levels with emphasis on Japanese culture, leisure activities, travel, and interpersonal situations. Use after Level 3 - 30 lessons plus readings instruction – over 16 hou

$345.00 CD Add to Cart

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(30-minute Daily Lessons based on Pimsleur Method™)
Using Smartphone, MP3 Player or burning CD-R Using car CD player

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$21.95
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