Language

Understanding the Complexity of Japanese Pronouns!

Sep 26, 2018

From my understanding, in America and other western countries, the use of pronouns for transgendered... Read More...

Language

Survivor’s Guide To the Japanese Language

Sep 15, 2018

The following is a survivor’s guide to the Japanese language. In particular, this is directed to the... Read More...

Language

【Event Report】Kansai-Ben Seminar at Akamonkai Japanese Language School!

Sep 11, 2018

Have you ever heard of Kansai-ben? Kansai-ben is the name for the dialect used in Osaka and other Ka... Read More...

Student Life, Study Abroad, Language

5 of the Most Effective and Useful Dictionary Apps!

Aug 25, 2018

When learning Japanese to study or travel to the Sakura country, it's useful to have some basic Japa... Read More...

Language

How I Mastered Japanese! 5 Tips for Learning Japanese!

Aug 14, 2018

Let’s get this out of the way: if you are new to Japan, and if you don’t already speak a second lang... Read More...

Move To Japan, Language, Manners, Culture

Back-channeling in Japanese: Aizuchi

Jul 25, 2018

When speaking to a Japanese friend, you may have noticed them nodding and making small interject... Read More...

Move To Japan, Language, Manners

5 Facts about the Japanese word “Sumimasen”

Mar 2, 2018

  If you’re a foreigner who lives in Japan or came to Japan as a tourist, have you ever ... Read More...

Language, Culture

Useful expressions that will make your life easier when visiting Japan

Jan 3, 2018

When you visit Japan, you will encounter some obstacles if you cannot speak Japanese. There are a lo... Read More...

Language, Culture

10 phrases helping your life in Japan!

Nov 15, 2017

Do you enjoy learning Japanese? No matter how long you have been learning Japanese, you might be ... Read More...

Language, Culture

5 Confusing Japanese-English Words Commonly Used by Japanese People

Sep 13, 2017

You’ve finally arrived in Japan and are starting to make new friends. Your friends know that you spe... Read More...

New Life, Move To Japan, Language, Manners, Culture

7 Phrases That Will Save Your Life in Japan

Sep 12, 2017

Welcome to Japan!   Whether you have already arrived in Japan or you are still packin... Read More...

Language, Culture

4 Institutions Helping You to Learn Japanese When You Stay in Yokohama

Sep 8, 2017

Yokohama is the one of attractive urban areas in Japan. There are a lot of new things going on, and ... Read More...

Language, Culture

3 Japanese Language Schools Nominated in The Study Travel Star Awards

Sep 8, 2017

When you start to look for any language schools to study Japanese, you might get stuck from the begi... Read More...

Language, Work

How to Answer the Phone with Proper Business Etiquette in Japanese

Aug 10, 2017

  If you’re looking for a full or part-time job in Japan, it is very important to learn... Read More...

Language, Culture

5 useful expressions to maintain good relationship with Japanese friends

Aug 9, 2017

Trust, respect, and communication are essential in every relationship. These are among the facto... Read More...

Language, Manners, Culture
Never do these things when Japan

Get to know the things that are considered rude in Japan

Jun 25, 2017

  FYI: Never do these things when Japan! Nobody wants to be rude but there are some thing... Read More...

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