Japanese Speaking

In the Japanese language, there’s a magic phrase that softens …
A Japanese friend once said to me, “If you want …
One of the first things you learn in a new …
In order to understand Japanese pronunciation, you’ll need to be …
You may have heard a lot of people say that …
Japanese people care a lot about social status and rank …
Once you’ve struggled to master the very basics of child-level …
The Japanese are considered to be among the politest of …
Aizuchi (相槌) is an important part of communication in Japanese. …
I think it’s wise to invest into your education, and …
What’s the difference between sonkeigo and teineigo? Who’s considered uchi …
Videos are a great way to learn languages, and YouTube …
Onomatopoeia—what a great word. Onomatopoeia means words that imitate the …
If, like me, you have a monstrously long and difficult …
What’s the difference between furigana and okurigana? When do I …
In Part 1 of this two part post on apologising …
Japan is a country where ostensive humility prevails over and …
According to Michel Thomas who has taught celebrities such as …
The best anime to learn Japanese, may not be the …
Studying for any exam can be quite a daunting prospect. …
It’s great to use your interests when studying a new …
Believe it or not, the phrase “most spoken languages in …
The students have spoken: Studying abroad is a great way …
We are all eternal learners and we always keep our …
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Russian is the native language of 150 million people and …
Learning about the history and culture surrounding your target language …
We find ourselves often giving recommendations of products to learn …
In Japan, certain numbers are lucky and unlucky. It’s really …
When chatting to students, we find ourselves often giving recommendations …
We often find ourselves recommending products for self-learning foreign languages, …
In the Japanese language, there’s a magic phrase that softens …
How is the Korean alphabet different from Chinese? Is Japanese …
Shalom khaverim, hi friends and welcome to this definitive blog …
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