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Our ebook is called 日本語の独学システム, which roughly means “Self-Educating Japanese System“. Many of the translations you’ll find in our ebook are literal translations. The reason for this is to help you…

Learning a language like Japanese has never been easier — or more fun!  With forums for discussing methods that work for individual learners, flashcard programs like Anki, tons of anime and…

One thing I’ve rarely ever seen was a simple and straight-forward explanation of (Japanese) grammar. Call it “zen-attitude” if you like, but I’m all about keeping things simple and minimalistic!…

The Japanese writing system is divided into four main different categories. They are called: 1 – The hiragana (ひらがな), 2 – The katakana (カタカナ), 3 – The kanji (漢字), 4…

Hiragana(ひらがな) — it was refined aesthetically during the Heian period (794 – 1185), when women wrote to each other using their own unique style. At the time it was known…

In this article our focus-point is the hiragana (ひらがな). Why start with the hiragana!?? Because understanding and being able to read it will help us “unlock” the other two writing…

Learning the katakana is the same process as learning the hiragana. However some people might want to focus uniquely on the katakana, so in this article that’s precisely what we’re…

I’ve heard a lot of talk about Rocket Japanese — so what’s with all the hype surrounding the program!!??? Is it actually even half as good as people say!??? I…

There are two key components to learning the kana: 1 – Practice, practice, practice. In other words: repetition, repetition, repetition. 2 – An immersion environment. In other words: mindless free…

Creating your unique learning environment means that you’re surrounded by Japanese media all day! Because  the world you live in does almost all the work for you, you don’t have to…

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