: Haruko Minegishi Cook
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Here I examine how the masu and plain forms are introduced in the seven
beginning-level Japanese language textbooks widely used in North America and
other English-speaking countries. The seven beginning-level textbooks are: . An
Introduction to Modern Japanese [IMJ] (Mizutani & Mizutani, 1995) . Japanese for
Busy People 1 [JBP] (Association for Japanese Language Teaching, 1996) .
1: An Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese
[GK] (Banno et al., 1999)
. Yokoso: ...