Marugoto A2-2 (Katsudoo & Rikai) Self-Study Course
This is a course to comprehensively learn about the Japanese language and culture.
In the Katsudoo section of this course, you can gain practical communication skills for everyday situations by listening to a lot of Japanese as you practice speaking. Meanwhile, in the Rikai section, you can systematically learn how Japanese is used in communication. The objective is to gain a comprehensive Japanese ability that includes reading, listening, writing, and speaking.
If you want to systematically learn how to communicate in Japanese at an A2 level, then this course is for you!
This course also includes groups. By participating in the group noticeboard, you can feel your companions learning with you, as you study alone.
This course is one level higher than the Marugoto A1-1, A1-2, A2-1 (Katsudoo & Rikai) Self-Study Course.
Course Objective "Can-do"
Topic ６ Eating outdoors
Lesson １１ What are you going to take to the picnic?
２７．Discuss what to take for a picnic
２８．Write a memo to say who is taking what for a picnic
２９．Ask/Say what specific food or drinks your friend/you would prefer for a picnic
Lesson １２ It looks delicious
３０．Talk about food you don't know much about
３１．Comment briefly on the taste of food
３２．Offer a dish to your friends / Respond to an offer
Topic ７ Business trips
Lesson １３ I have met Mr. Tanaka before
３３．Talk about someone visiting your office on a business trip and the date of his/her visit
３４．Greet a visitor arriving at the airport
３５．Check the hotel room and tell your visitor if it is OK
３６．Read a business trip schedule
Lesson １４ May I use this?
３７．Introduce your colleagues to a visitor
３８．Ask to use things in the office
３９．See a visitor off at the airport with some parting phrases
４０．Read a message from a colleague in the overseas office when
Topic ８ Staying healthy
Lesson １５ How about doing some exercise?
４１．Ask a friend how he/she is feeling / Answer how you are
４２．Listen to/Say how to do some easy exercises
４３．Suggest something good for the health
Lesson １６ I go running and swimming
４４．Talk briefly about what you usually do to stay healthy
４５．Read and answer a simple questionnaire on health
４６．Make a simple presentation about the results of a questionnaire
Topic ９ Celebrations
Lesson １７ I got this for my birthday
４７．Compliment a friend on his/her things
４８．Talk about your things, saying when and from whom you got them
４９．Talk briefly about the custom of present-giving in your country
Lesson １８ I think a party is a good idea
５０．Discuss what to do for a friend's celebrations
５１．Read a congratulatory message for a wedding
５２．Write a congratulatory message for a wedding
５３．Thank someone for a present you receive
Teaching Materials Used
You will learn interactively using the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.
You will manage your study progress, submit assignments, and take tests within the Marugoto Japanese Online Course site.
For more information on study materials, please visit the website introducing the Marugoto Nihongo Online Course. You can also use a trial. (The trial version is for the A1 level only.)
Passing Score: score of 60 points or higher
The allocation of points is as follows.
・Study progress 50%
* You can take the test if you go over 60% in both the study progress and submitted assignments of each lesson.