Japan /Series: Oxford bookworms library. Factfiles. Stage 1 | Oxford bookworms. Stage 1 (400 headwords) Edition statement:[New ed.] Published by : Oxford University Press, (Oxford :) Physical details: 56 p. : ill. col., col. map ; 22 cm. ISBN:9780194236690 (pbk.); 0194236692 (pbk.).
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Included in the reader: Activities (Before reading ; While reading ; After reading).
Word count: 5,354.
Old meets new -- Emperors, samurai, and shoguns -- Earthquakes and volcanoes -- Life in Japan -- Language and customs -- Sport and culture -- Tokyo -- Other places to visit -- Japanese food -- Into the future.
What is Japan? It is everything new and modern: the Tokyo Sky Tree, 634 metres high; amazing camera and phones; karaoke and manga; trains going past at 300 kilometres an hour. And it is everthing timeless too: beautiful palaces; high mountains and hot springs; cherry blossom; queit gardens with water and trees. Here the past meets the future all the time. From sumo wrestlers to robots, Japan has something amazing for everybody.
ESL students: Stage 2 (CEFR: A2-B1).