This book covers approximately 1,800 Japanese words in total, which 860 of them are explained with illustrations. It covers almost all Japanese words.
The book classifies Japanese in an unique method.
The consistent idea throughout the book is “there is a relationship between vocal sounds and meanings in Japanese language”. The principle of Japanese word generation is shown.
Many linguistic theories of language origin were only hypothetical statements.
In the this book, vocabulary is classified on the basis of Japanese origin theory. It is useful actually, so the value of this theory will be demonstrated.
I. Principle Section
The word structure of Japanese language
the relationship between sound and meaning
Functions of vowels
Agglutinative nature of Japanese