Welcome to Yotsuba&!
We read this as the Beginner Book Club!
We’ve finished reading this volume, but you’re very welcome to continue using this thread as a resource, and also to ask new questions - please just search the thread before posting to check your question hasn’t already been answered
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We’re discussing: grammar, vocabulary usage and its context, reading comprehension, interesting plot / character development, etc.
- Yotsuba Koiwai - a quirky, energetic girl
- Yotsuba’s father, Yousuke
- Jumbo, a friend of Yotsuba’s father
- The three sisters of the Ayase family (綾瀬) who live next door:
Fuuka (風香), the middle sister
Asagi (あさぎ), the oldest sister
Ena (恵那), the youngest sister
The first two chapters are available online from the publisher for free (scroll down to the section titled 「よつばとおためし版」 and click 「第１話」 for Chapter 1).
You can pre-study the vocabulary from the series through this Memrise course.
Or through this reading pack, including Anki sets for both words and sentences.
You can also download the complete vocabulary list.
For an introduction to the manga to get you started, watch this video.
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