This level will help you learn basic elementary of grammer, you will be learning around 100 kanji and 800 words, and will make you able to engage in simple conversation and to read and write short simple sentences. This level is normally reached after studying Japanese for around 150 hours and after completion of the first half of an elementary course.
- Four Months
- 2 hours a day
One is able to read and understand typical expressions and sentences written in hiragana, katakana, and basic kanji.
One is able to listen and comprehend conversations about topics regularly encountered in daily life and classroom situations, and is able to pick up necessary information from short conversations spoken slowly.