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2.0 out of 5 stars Novel but no gain long term, 16 Jan 2006
This review is from: Kanji Pict-o-Graphix: Over 1,000 Japanese Kanji and Kana Mnemonics (Paperback)
I bought this book and found it novel and worth my time at first. But it is not a complete list, and the mnemonics are useless for teaching you how to write the kanjis. Also the selection is very random and there is no systematic approach to the learning proces.
For a long term gain of kanji proficiency I recommend you skip this book entirely and get James W. Heisig: Remembering the Kanji
A COMPLETE COURSE ON HOW NOT TO FORGET
THE MEANING AND WRITING OF JAPANESE CHARACTERS (volume 1)
Also here on Amazon.co.uk. This book works.
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