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  • Andrew on Audible Japan Changes to a Coin SystemWhat level are you Cajun(approximately)? That will no doubt have an effect. Also, how often do you read Japanese novels? I feel that reading novels would directly affect listening to novels over time. If you...
  • Cajun on Audible Japan Changes to a Coin SystemHow long does it take to get good at understanding audiobooks? I can shadow just fine but every audiobook seems like an extremely dark dungeon that I barely understand anything of. Also, if your goal...
  • Andrew on Audible Japan Changes to a Coin SystemThanks for the info Adam. I've never used Audible Japan before, but I do buy from Amazon Japan. I was trying to sign up for this audible membership and I keep getting the error: Product...
  • Jesper T on How Long does it take to Pass the JLPT?I would not study the on and kun yomi directly, but instead focus on learning these through vocabulary. You will see the same kanji many times in different words and learn them that way. They...
  • AdamAdam on The Anki Snooze ButtonThanks for adding in this part David. Yes, this is very important for doing it before going to bed. Using the night mode on your phone/tablet is absolutely important to not let this interrupt you...

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