Japanese Course for JLPT: N3 Course

日本語能力試験(JLPT)対策 N3 コース

The “Japanese Course for JLPT: N3 Course” is Japanese study materials related to the JLPT N3 level. You can study vocabulary, grammar, reading comprehension that corresponds to the JLPT N3 level. The Japanese of N3 level is applied in actual conversations, so this course is useful for JLPT preparation and advancing your Japanese communication proficiency. All of the narration contains English subtitles, so that foreigner Japanese learners can freely study. In addition, for those countries unfamiliar with kanji, hiragana characters are added above all of the kanji, so that learners can study effectively.

Course Curriculum

  • 01

    「オンライン日本語N3コース(全10課)」Online Japanese N3 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 N3 Course)

    • N3 Course Grammar List

    • N3 Course Vocabulary List

  • 02

    第1課 こちらの本を借りたいんですが、貸し出しは可能でしょうか。(Lesson 1 I'd like to borrow this book, is it possible?)

    • Lesson 1 PDF file textbook

    • 1-Introduction

    • 1-Goal

    • 1-Conversation

    • 1-Vocabulary list

    • 1-Vocabulary

    • 1-Grammar list

    • 1-Grammar 1  Contraction

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 1-Grammar 2  have to do…

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 1-Grammar 3 allow me to do something 

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 1-Grammar 4  Could you please …?

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 1-Grammar 5  within/before/when

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 1-Grammar 6 a polite way to say "…てもらう" and "…てくれる"

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 1-Conversation Review

    • 1-Reading Comprehension

    • 1-Questions

  • 03

    第2課 通販の靴はたいてい返品と交換ができるはずだよ。(Lesson 2 You should be able to return or exchange the mail order shoes.)

    • Lesson 2 PDF file textbook

    • 2-Introduction

    • 2-Goal

    • 2-Conversation

    • 2-Vocabulary list

    • 2-Vocabulary

    • 2-Grammar list

    • 2-Grammar 1 I thought that …

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 2-Grammar 2 Speaking of …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 2-Grammar 3 to introduce a topic

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 2-Grammar 4 It is used to give another person your opinion in a tactful way.

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 2-Grammar 5 only/just

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 2-Grammar 6  It should be …/ It is impossible be …

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 2-Grammar 7 be like

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 2-Grammar 8  be like

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 2-Conversation Review

    • 2-Reading Comprehension

    • 2-Questions

  • 04

    第3課 アルバイトを通して、自分の日本語をもっと上達させたいと思います。(Lesson 3 By doing a part-time job, I want to improve my Japanese.)

    • Lesson 3 PDF file textbook

    • 3-Introduction

    • 3-Goal

    • 3-Conversation

    • 3-Vocabulary list

    • 3-Vocabulary

    • 3-Grammar list

    • 3-Grammar 1  Thanks to … 

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 3-Grammar 2  Because of …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 3-Grammar 3 It is very unlikely that …

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 3-Grammar 4 to show the direction of motion

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 3-Grammar 5  I think it may …/I am afraid that…

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 3-Grammar 6 things like…/or something like that … (often derogatory or humble)

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 3-Grammar 7 I am sure that ….

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 3-Grammar 8  About …

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 3-Grammar 9  Through …

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 3-Conversation Review

    • 3-Reading Comprehension

    • 3-Questions

  • 05

    第4課 不動産屋の広告でよくDKとか、LDKとかを見ますが、あれはどういう意味ですか。(Lesson 4 I often see DK and LDK in the real estate advertisements. What do they mean?)

    • Lesson 4 PDF file textbook

    • 4-Introduction

    • 4-Goal

    • 4-Conversation

    • 4-Vocabulary list

    • 4-Vocabulary

    • 4-Grammar list

    • 4-Grammar 1  When things start to happen or you start to do something gradually/When you finish doing certain actions or you completely finish doing something.

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 4-Grammar 2 When an action is continuous.

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 4-Grammar 3 When something happens suddenly or someone makes something come out

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 4-Grammar 4 Depending on …

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 4-Grammar 5 To/For …

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 4-Grammar 6 ... means/indicates  

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 4-Grammar 7  called/named

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 4-Grammar 8 means/stands for/according to..

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 4-Grammar 9 There is nothing but ….

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 4-Conversation Review

    • 4-Reading Comprehension

    • 4-Questions

  • 06

    第5課 結果がどうなるかわからないから不安でしょうがないよ。(Lesson5 I can't help feeling anxious because I don't know what the result will be.)

    • Lesson 5 PDF file textbook

    • 5-Introduction

    • 5-Goal

    • 5-Conversation

    • 5-Vocabulary list

    • 5-Vocabulary

    • 5-Grammar list

    • 5-Grammar 1 should do …/ ought to do …

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 5-Grammar 2  I can't help but …/I can't help …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 5-Grammar 3 be dying to do …/I can't stand…

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 5-Grammar 4 things like…/or something like that … (often derogatory or humble)

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 5-Grammar 5 It does not seem

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 5-Grammar 6 How about …?

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 5-Grammar 7 It is used when you haven't finished what you started doing and leave it.

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 5-Grammar 8 The more …, the more …

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 5-Grammar 9  even if/even though

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 5-Conversation Review

    • 5-Reading Comprehension

    • 5-Questions

  • 07

    第6課 工場の生産効率が上昇するにつれて、コストが削減できました。(Lesson 6 As factory production efficiency rose, the cost could be reduced. )

    • Lesson 6 PDF file textbook

    • 6-Introduction

    • 6-Goal

    • 6-Conversation

    • 6-Vocabulary list

    • 6-Vocabulary

    • 6-Grammar list

    • 6-Grammar 1  on the other hand/while/at the same time       

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 6-Grammar 2  go on …/keep on …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 6-Grammar 3 After…

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 6-Grammar 4  As a result of ….

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 6-Grammar 5 It means that multiple people do something together/with each other.

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 6-Grammar 6  Since …

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 6-Grammar 7  As …

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 6-Grammar 8 According to ….

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 6-Grammar 9  be suited to/fit…

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 6-Grammar 10  intended for…

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 6-Conversation Review

    • 6-Reading Comprehension

    • 6-Questions

  • 08

    第7課 難しくたって、音楽の道に挑戦してみたいと思う。(Lesson 7 Even if it is difficult, I want to attempt to go into music.)

    • Lesson 7 PDF file textbook

    • 7-Introduction

    • 7-Goal

    • 7-Conversation

    • 7-Vocabulary list

    • 7-Vocabulary

    • 7-Grammar list

    • 7-Grammar 1  I wish I had done … / I shouldn't have done …

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 7-Grammar 2 Of course/expected result

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 7-Grammar 3  There is no reason …/It is impossible …

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 7-Grammar 4  Causative Passive form

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 7-Grammar 5  Just/Very … (emphasizes preceding word)

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 7-Grammar 6 From someone's point of view

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 7-Grammar 7  Even if / No matter how

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 7-Grammar 8 Without doing …

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 7-Grammar 9 As …

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 7-Grammar 10  Every time …

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 7-Grammar 11  Compared to/with…

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 7-Conversation Review

    • 7-Reading Comprehension

    • 7-Questions

  • 09

    第8課 向こうはかなり怒っているらしくて、謝って済むとは思えないのですが…(Lesson 8 It seems that they are really angry, and I don't think apologizing will help.)

    • Lesson 8 PDF file textbook

    • 8-Introduction

    • 8-Goal

    • 8-Conversation

    • 8-Vocabulary list

    • 8-Vocabulary

    • 8-Grammar list

    • 8-Grammar 1 a respectful way to refer to somebody's action

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 8-Grammar 2 even…

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 8-Grammar 3 If only …/ As long as …

    • 8-Grammar 4 whether … or …

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 8-Grammar 5 It describes that a problem is solved by doing something.

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 8-Grammar 6 cannot do …

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 8-Grammar 7 full of/covered with

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 8-Grammar 8 go on(doing something)

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 8-Grammar 9 not only …

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 8-Grammar 10 In relation to…/As for …

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 8-Grammar 11 It is likely that …/ be in danger of

    • Grammar Questions 11

    • 8-Grammar 12 to do something with an emotion of…

    • Grammar Questions 12

    • 8-Conversation Review

    • 8-Reading Comprehension

    • 8-Questions

  • 10

    第9課 毎日日記を書いているわけではありません。(Lesson 9 I don't necessarily write a diary every day.)

    • Lesson 9 PDF file textbook

    • 9-Introduction

    • 9-Goal

    • 9-Conversation

    • 9-Vocabulary list

    • 9-Vocabulary

    • 9-Grammar list

    • 9-Grammar 1 It is used to emphasize that something is not true.

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 9-Grammar 2 It is not the case that ….

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 9-Grammar 3 …can't…

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 9-Grammar 4 During …

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 9-Grammar 5 It is used to say that something is all done. 

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 9-Grammar 6 Though/In spite of

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 9-Grammar 7 looks like

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 9-Grammar 8 no way to…

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 9-Grammar 9 about/so…that

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 9-Grammar 10 am determined to

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 9-Conversation Review

    • 9-Reading Comprehension

    • 9-Questions

  • 11

    第10課 時間が経つのは早いものですね。(Lesson 10 Time flies so quickly!)

    • Lesson 10 PDF file textbook

    • 10-Introduction

    • 10-Goal

    • 10-Conversation

    • 10-Vocabulary list

    • 10-Vocabulary

    • 10-Grammar list

    • 10-Grammar 1 …,is it?

    • Grammar Questions 1

    • 10-Grammar 2 Because …

    • Grammar Questions 2

    • 10-Grammar 3 It is used to express common things or a natural condition of something.

    • Grammar Questions 3

    • 10-Grammar 4 such as … and …

    • Grammar Questions 4

    • 10-Grammar 5 It is no use that …/It's pointless that…

    • Grammar Questions 5

    • 10-Grammar 6 after an interval of/one's way of

    • Grammar Questions 6

    • 10-Grammar 7 instead of / on behalf of

    • Grammar Questions 7

    • 10-Grammar 8 at/on/in this case

    • Grammar Questions 8

    • 10-Grammar 9 towards/regarding/in contrast with

    • Grammar Questions 9

    • 10-Grammar 10 somebody wants to do something

    • Grammar Questions 10

    • 10-Conversation Review

    • 10-Reading Comprehension

    • 10-Questions