Tag Archives: Japanese learning

Beginner Resource Masterlist

So the other day I was asked by a friend of a friend for some free and cheap resources that I used on my Japanese language learning journey. I meant to just send over a few links, but one thing … Continue reading

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My Japanese is Too Slow

Japanese people speak fast. If you’ve been learning this language for any amount of time, you’ve probably noticed. It’s not that I didn’t see this problem coming. I knew that sometime in the future, speed would be a problem, but … Continue reading

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21 Question Tag – The Japanese Learner Version

Tags are fun! Here’s a tag created by HangukDrama, originally titled “21 Question Tag – The Korean Learner Version”. I enjoyed reading her answers and have adapted it for Japanese learners! If you choose to do the tag, please credit and … Continue reading

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Searching for the Perfect Japanese Tutor!

After a lengthy hiatus from Japanese studying, I am back in the game and more motivated than ever. I attribute this to all the extra time I have since graduating and a new-found understanding of my brain and what learning styles … Continue reading

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Japanese Vocabulary on the Go (The Old Fashioned Way)

I wanted to share one of my favorite ways to learn Japanese (or any) Vocab on the go. Sure I love all the iPhone apps and games, but whatever happened to good old fashioned flash cards? Regular index cards are … Continue reading

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Learn to write in Japanese with Lang-8!

Not so fast kids! Don’t let the title mislead you! This is for anyone who is learning Japanese, comfortable with their hiragana and katakana, and a bit past the newbie stage. The site may be a bit intimidating since it’s not really tailored to the … Continue reading

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AJATT Immersion Challenge UPDATE

This post is WAAAAY overdue. This is a follow up to the AJATT Immersion Challenge post I wrote over 2 months ago, promising to follow up in a month. I could make excuses about how I kept forgetting, but no the … Continue reading

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Japanese 24/7: AJATT Immersion Challenge

Japanese Classes? Textbooks? Grammar? Throw it all out the window. Forget everything you thought you knew about learning a language. The real way to fluency is … immersion. Umm… ok… more explanation below.

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