Recent Discussion

  • laddr on My Switch from Audible Japan to Audiobook.jpI will check it out for sure. Thanks for taking the extra time to point out how to sign up from outside happen. I actually really dislike English audio books. I don't ever see me...
  • Lily on How Much Money to Spend on Learning JapaneseI think free is the way to go, because well it's free! I do think think having structure can help a lot though, so I feel if you do pay you want to get something...
  • Matt VMatt V. on How Long does it take to Pass the JLPT?IIRC the Grammar/Vocab parts are scored as one combined section, and the sectional pass mark is lower than the overall pass mark, making it a bit more forgiving if you struggle with one of those...
  • saravanan on You Failed the JLPT – Now What?Hi , your story is awesome , seven years is really good in my terms. I have taken N3 3 times but failed in all those attempts. Now i am trying for the 4th time....
  • Chen Zhao on How Long does it take to Pass the JLPT?I'm planning on taking the December N1 this year (2018), and there's about 50 days left to study. I think I'm alright with dokkai, bunpou etc. but I saw somewhere that apparently the vocabulary "requirement"...

Achieving Your Japanese Goals – October 2018

Achieving Your Japanese Goals – October 2018

We all have goals, big and small. Things get in the way, preventing you from achieving them. Not any more ...
King of Conte 2018 - Bring on the Comedy

King of Conte 2018 – Bring on the Comedy

It's that time of year again in Japan. When 10 comedian groups gather together on national television and battle each ...
How to Become Fluent in Japanese in Just 1 Year

How to Become Fluent in Japanese in Just 1 Year

One year. This number is beautiful. Becoming fluent in this perfect amount of minimal time sounds like a dream. A ...
Why you should be Watching 出川哲朗の充電させてもらえませんか

Why you should be Watching 出川哲朗の充電させてもらえませんか

I recently made it no secret that I am a huge Degawa Tetsuro fan. He's the easy to understand, visual, ...
Once you Can Binge Watch Japanese you Win

Once you Can Binge Watch Japanese you Win

I've talked repeatedly how the path to fluency hinges on a race to immersion - getting to enjoying real Japanese before ...
Curry Flavored Fireworks - That Crazy Japan?

Curry Flavored Fireworks – That Crazy Japan?

Japanese curry is a gift from the heavens. For anyone who likes Japanese curry as much as I do, you ...
Achieving Your Japanese Goals – September 2018

Achieving Your Japanese Goals – September 2018

We all have goals, big and small. Things get in the way, preventing you from achieving them. Not any more ...
Let Ken Honda Motivate You to the Maximum

Let Ken Honda Motivate You to the Maximum

Keeping yourself motivated while studying Japanese isn't always the easiest thing in the world. Your highs feel good but your ...
Loading...