This guide provides vocabulary essentials for students, travelers and businesspeople. Divided into tables that show the Mandarin character (ideogram), the pinyin (Mandarin transliterated into the Latin alphabet) and the English translation.
Katakana (カタカナ) is one of two Japanese syllablaries. Unlike an alphabet each character forms one syllable. There are 49 characters in total. Katakana is mostly used for foreign loan words or emphasis.-- I can read Katakana and Hiragana already!