Japanese Course for JLPT: N1 Course

オンライン日本語 N1 コース

The “Japanese Course for JLPT: N1 Course” is a Japanese study material related to the JLPT N1 level. You can study vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension that corresponds to the JLPT N2 level. The Japanese of N1 level is applied in actual conversations, so this course is useful for JLPT preparation and advancing your Japanese communication proficiency. For those countries unfamiliar with kanji, hiragana characters are added above all the kanji, so that learners can study effectively. All the examples in the lessons are shown with English subtitles, so that all learners can study effectively. In addition, the narration of the explanation part contains Japanese subtitles so that those advanced Japanese learners can freely study the materials.

Course Curriculum

  • 01

    「オンライン日本語N1コース(全10課)」Online Japanese N1 Course(All 10 lessons)

    • まずお読みください。コース概要と説明 Please read this note! The overviews and the contents this course:

    • How to use this study material(Online Japanese N1 Course)

    • N1 Course Grammar list

    • N1 Course Vocabulary list

    • N1 Supplementary Grammar List

  • 02

    第1課 優秀な社員とはいえ、トラブルはあるよ。(Lesson 1 Even excellent workers sometimes get into a trouble.)

    • Lesson 1 PDF file textbook

    • 1-Introduction

    • 1-Goal

    • 1-Conversation

    • 1-Vocabulary list

    • 1-Vocabulary

    • 1-Grammar list

    • 1-Grammar1 far from

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 1-Grammar2 based on

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 1-Grammar3 regardless of

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 1-Grammar4 for the purpose of/in order to

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 1-Grammar5 meant to happen  

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 1-Grammar6 cannot possibly be

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 1-Grammar7 No matter what/Even if

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 1-Grammar8 whether … or …

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 1-Grammar9 Ever Since …, … changed.

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 1-Grammar10 how(why) should…

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 1-Grammar11 Although it is said that

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 1-Grammar12 apart from/leaving aside

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 1-Conversation Review

    • 1-Conversation Review

    • 1-Reading Comprehension

    • 1-Questions

  • 03

    第2課 大気だけにとどまらず、海にも影響が 出ています。(Lesson 2 It affects not only the atmosphere but also the oceans.)

    • Lesson 2 PDF file textbook

    • 2-Introduction

    • 2-Goal

    • 2-Conversation

    • 2-Vocabulary list

    • 2-Vocabulary

    • 2-Grammar list

    • 2-Grammar1 get to/up to/to become

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 2-Grammar2 when it comes/as for/as to

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 2-Grammar3 until/as far as

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 2-Grammar4 not limited to

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 2-Grammar5 above everything/more than before

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 2-Grammar6 only/just because/even/although/at/in/also

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 2-Grammar7 it is no use

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 2-Grammar8 force to do

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 2-Grammar9 to be forced to do or experience something (against one's will)

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 2-Grammar10 will definitely

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 2-Grammar11 must/will definitely

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 2-Grammar12 as if/as though

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 2-Conversation Review

    • 2-Reading Comprehension

    • 2-Questions

  • 04

    第3課 私たち個人の行動なしには、地球温暖化を止めることはできないでしょう。(Lesson 3 We cannot stop the progress of global warming without our individual actions.)

    • Lesson 3 PDF file textbook

    • 3-Introduction

    • 3-Goal

    • 3-Conversation

    • 3-Vocabulary list

    • 3-Vocabulary

    • 3-Grammar list

    • 3-Grammar1 always/never stop

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 3-Grammar2 depend to a large extent on/depend heavily on

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 3-Grammar3 since it started, it has been continuously in the same state

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 3-Grammar4 be indispensable to/be essential to

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 3-Grammar5 In the face of/in spite of (difficulty)

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 3-Grammar6 should

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 3-Grammar7 without

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 3-Grammar8 It should be left unsaid/It goes without saying/Let alone

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 3-Grammar9 full of /a lot of

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 3-Grammar10 as soon as

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 3-Grammar11 even a little/at least

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 3-Grammar12 or

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 3-Grammar13 in one's own way or style

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 3-Conversation Review

    • 3-Reading Comprehension

    • 3-Questions

  • 05

    第4課 私の話はさておいて、みのり、来月から一人暮らしするんだって? (Lesson 4 Let's put my story aside. Minori, are you going to live by yourself starting next month?)

    • Lesson 4 PDF file textbook

    • 4-Introduction

    • 4-Goal

    • 4-Conversation

    • 4-Vocabulary list

    • 4-Vocabulary

    • 4-Grammar list

    • 4-Grammar1 It's not as if

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 4-Grammar2 one after another(indicates repeated action)

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 4-Grammar3 very/extremely/nothing more…

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 4-Grammar4 when it comes to .../concerning

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 4-Grammar5 only because/just because

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 4-Grammar6 It is unreasonable…/it is impossible…

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 4-Grammar7 leaving aside/aside from

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 4-Grammar8 saying like that/ extremely

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 4-Grammar9 shouldn't have done

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 4-Grammar10 I hear that…

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 4-Grammar11 as if/as though

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 4-Grammar12 … and … and so on

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 4-Grammar13 must not/cannot

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 4-Conversation Review

    • 4-Reading Comprehension

    • 4-Questions

  • 06

    第5課 この機種のキャッチコピーは「エレガンスの極み」です。(Lesson 5 The advertising slogan for this model is “the ultimate elegance”.)

    • Lesson 5 PDF file textbook

    • 5-Introduction

    • 5-Goal

    • 5-Conversation

    • 5-Vocabulary list

    • 5-Vocabulary

    • 5-Grammar list

    • 5-Grammar1 the utmost/extreme

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 5-Grammar2 extremely

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 5-Grammar3 which can exist solely due to the presence of/ which owes everything to

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 5-Grammar4 completely/the utmost

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 5-Grammar5 as value/it is worth doing /it is not worth doing/extremely

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 5-Grammar6 beginning of/starting with

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 5-Grammar7 as an opportunity to do …

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 5-Grammar8 But...! / But If (you) had just... / But (I) could have...

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 5-Grammar9 to think/to suppose

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 5-Grammar10 whether or not

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 5-Grammar11 even if/though

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 5-Grammar12 It is not completely impossible…

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 5-Grammar13 not to say…

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 5-Conversation Review

    • 5-Reading Comprehension

    • 5-Questions

  • 07

    第6課 こんな大事なプロジェクトを任されるなんて、 想像だにしていなかった。(Lesson 6 Little did I imagine that I would be in charge of such a big project.)

    • Lesson 6 PDF file textbook

    • 6-Introduction

    • 6-Goal

    • 6-Conversation

    • 6-Vocabulary list

    • 6-Vocabulary

    • 6-Grammar list

    • 6-Grammar1 …is never the case/ has never happened

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 6-Grammar2 as soon as

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 6-Grammar3 even

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 6-Grammar4 there is no end to…

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 6-Grammar5 In terms of both …and …/in terms of … as well as …

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 6-Grammar6 used to express passive and active actions happening at once

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 6-Grammar7 It's not limited to…/It's not only …

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 6-Grammar8 without scruple/have no scruples

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 6-Grammar9 regardless of/no matter what …/even if

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 6-Grammar10 no matter what …, no matter what…

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 6-Grammar11 whether or not

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 6-Grammar12 if…   

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 6-Grammar13 if something happens, the following result will necessarily occur

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 6-Grammar14 according to…

    • Grammar Questions 14

    • 6-Conversation Review

    • 6-Reading Comprehension

    • 6-Questions

  • 08

    第7課 ラストは、がっかりしたというか、理解できないというか、 複雑な気持ちでいっぱいです。(Lesson 7 I have mixed feelings about the ending - I felt it was somewhat disappointing and unintelligible.)

    • Lesson 7 PDF file textbook

    • 7-Introduction

    • 7-Goal

    • 7-Conversation

    • 7-Vocabulary list

    • 7-Vocabulary

    • 7-Grammar list

    • 7-Grammar1 all/every

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 7-Grammar2 I am not sure if it is … or …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 7-Grammar3 due to the fact that/because of

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 7-Grammar4 if it is…, then…

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 7-Grammar5 partly for that reason

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 7-Grammar6 because

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 7-Grammar7 while doing something /at the same time

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 7-Grammar8 when/once something happen

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 7-Grammar9 of all people (expression showing surprise at a high standing person's misbehavior)

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 7-Grammar10 fail to do/miss a chance to do…

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 7-Grammar11 Unfortunately, it ends up …

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 7-Grammar12 regardless of/despite

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 7-Grammar13 one may well say so、but ...; even more than

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 7-Grammar14 as soon as …/ when…

    • Grammar Questions 14

    • 7-Conversation Review

    • 7-Reading Comprehension

    • 7-Questions

  • 09

    第8課 一食たりともおろそかにしちゃだめ。(Lesson 8 Do not ignore what you eat - you have to take good care of every meal you take.)

    • Lesson 8 PDF file textbook

    • 8-Introduction

    • 8-Goal

    • 8-Conversation

    • 8-Vocabulary list

    • 8-Vocabulary

    • 8-Grammar list

    • 8-Grammar1 (not) even/(not) any

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 8-Grammar2 as …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 8-Grammar3 be unbearable…/be too much

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 8-Grammar4 even

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 8-Grammar5 even

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 8-Grammar6 never

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 8-Grammar7 (one) could even say that

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 8-Grammar8 by (it indicates means of action)

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 8-Grammar9 If you keep doing, then I won't …

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 8-Grammar10 by means of/with/from

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 8-Grammar11 unnecessary/doesn't amount to doing (something)

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 8-Grammar12 in order to

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 8-Grammar13 there is no need to/doesn't match/out of reach of

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 8-Grammar14 depending on

    • Grammar Questions 14

    • 8-Grammar15 worth doing/not worth doing

    • Grammar Questions 15

    • 8-Conversation Review

    • 8-Reading Comprehension

    • 8-Questions

  • 10

    第9課 キャンペーン期間は 延長になりましたので、明日決めていただかなくても差し支えありません。(Lesson 9 We extend the campaign period, so you do not have to make a decision by tomorrow.)

    • Lesson 9 PDF file textbook

    • 9-Introduction

    • 9-Goal

    • 9-Conversation

    • 9-Vocabulary list

    • 9-Vocabulary

    • 9-Grammar list

    • 9-Grammar1 It is best that/there is nothing better than ….

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 9-Grammar2 It is best that…

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 9-Grammar3 giving something a try because one has nothing to lose

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 9-Grammar4 It is no use ….

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 9-Grammar5 in keeping with/ to be based on

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 9-Grammar6 in accordance with

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 9-Grammar7 although an ideal action isn't possible, at least …

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 9-Grammar8 although an ideal action isn't possible, at least …

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 9-Grammar9 not just… all…

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 9-Grammar10 as good as

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 9-Grammar11 together with/along with

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 9-Grammar12 even if…

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 9-Grammar13 without doing …

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 9-Grammar14 during/ in condition of

    • Grammar Questions 14

    • 9-Grammar15 it doesn’t matter if …

    • Grammar Questions 15

    • 9-Conversation Review

    • 9-Reading Comprehension

    • 9-Questions

  • 11

    第10課 モデルさんの協力なくしてこの作品はできませんでした。(Lesson 10 I couldn’t create this work without the help of the model.)

    • Lesson 10 PDF file textbook

    • 10-Introduction

    • 10-Goal

    • 10-Conversation

    • 10-Vocabulary list

    • 10-Vocabulary

    • 10-Grammar list

    • 10-Grammar1 If that's not…, I don't know what is/ It must be…

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 10-Grammar2 during the whole time

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 10-Grammar3 of all people

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 10-Grammar4 not hard to…

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 10-Grammar5 so busy with …

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 10-Grammar6 there is a tendency for

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 10-Grammar7 even

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 10-Grammar8 let alone/not to mention

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 10-Grammar9 neglecting/ignoring

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 10-Grammar10 If it wasn't for …/If there was not …

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 10-Grammar11 special to/ uniquely applying to

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 10-Grammar12 depending on

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 10-Grammar13 just when one is …

    • Grammar Questions 13

    • 10-Grammar14 consequently/therefore

    • Grammar Questions 14

    • 10-Grammar15 can't help feeling

    • Grammar Questions 15

    • 10-Conversation Review

    • 10-Reading Comprehension

    • 10-Questions