Japanese 5 Grammar 1B (Intermediate) University of Tsukuba
In addition to reviewing grammatical structures and patterns covered in the elementary level, students will study grammar necessary for the intermediate level. Students will learn to distinguish different grammar points in relation to pragmatic characteristics and meaning, and learn the correct usage of grammar in everyday situations.
・To master the grammar and sentences at the intermediate level. ・To understand how to differentiate between them according to situation and able to use properly.
Students have to certify this subject fits their level by taking the placement test (http://ttbj-tsukuba.org/) or by passing a subject one level below this subject.
Quizzes 30%, Final exam 70% Note that grades from A+ to C are to be determined based on the total score.
Orientation, Level check and ReviewLesson 9 te-form and Negative te-formLesson 10 Noun ModifierLesson 11 ListingLesson 12 TenseLesson 13 Benefactive ExpressionLesson 14 Honorific Language and Humble LanguageLesson 15 Honorific Form and Humble From and Expressions of PolitenessLesson 16 Negative ExpressionReview and Final exam
Online Course Requirement
Students are expected to preview lessons before coming to class. They will be asked to write many example sentences and discuss these in class in order to firmly grasp the correct usage of each grammar point. Students should review lessons after each class.
Site for Inquiry
Link to the syllabus provided by the university