Marugoto Summer Sampler 2018

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July 26th, 2018

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July 26th, August 2nd, & August 9th
Cost: $60
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『まるごと』掲載イラストを使用した制作物This summer, the Japan Foundation, Toronto (JFT) once again has a mini-course for anyone who wants to take Japanese for a test-run: Marugoto Summer Sampler!

Over 3 classes students will gain the knowledge and skills to start talking about themselves and their world in Japanese, as well as be given the resources to continue their study of the Japanese language long after the course ends.

☀ Course Content & Schedule

This course runs for 3 Thursdays in the summer (July 26th and August 2nd and 9th), with 2 sessions for you to choose from:

・Session 1: Thursday afternoons: 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
・Session 2: Thursday evenings: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm 

In each class, not only will we look at the Japanese language, but also showcase Japanese culture and various Japanese resources available at the JFT!

Join us this summer to learn how to talk about FOOD!
In this course we will cover:

July 26th:

Japanese writing systems
Structure of the Japanese language
Introduction to study resources

August 2nd & 9th:

・Talking about your favourite food
・Reading a menu in Japanese
・Ordering at a restaurant

… and more!

☀ A new learning approach: Marugoto

Marugoto Starter A1 Rikai (Coursebook for communicative language competences)Marugoto A1 Katsudoo (Coursebook for communicative language activities)This course will cover content from Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture (Starter A1 Katsudoo Coursebook for communicative language activities & Starter A1 Rikai Coursebook for communicative language competences) – textbooks designed by the Japan Foundation specifically for adult learners. Marugoto: Japanese Language and Culture invites learners to learn not only Japanese, but also Japanese culture alongside the language.

And if you find you enjoy learning with Marugoto, why not join us in the fall for our year-long Japanese Together language courses?


* Please note that this course is only for adult learners. You must be 18 years or older to register.


July 26th, 2018
July 26th, 2018
Doors Open:
15 minutes prior
Japanese and English
Event Category:
Language Requirement:
No Japanese required! (JFS A1)
Yoshiko Kawaguchi


The Japan Foundation, Toronto
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The Japan Foundation, Toronto
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Toronto, ON M4W 1A8 Canada
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