10 Phrases from Japanese Anime That Have Real-life Use Case – Part 2!

Are you learning Japanese from watching Anime?  Have you already read our article “10 Phrases from Japanese Anime that you can actually use – Part 1“? Want to lea...

Life in Japan Tip – Deals on Japan Train Travel (Rail Passes)

“Tsuzumi Gate” by jpellgen (@1179_jp) licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Summer is right around the corner!  And with it, many great opportunities to travel and see Japan. ...

JLPT N4 Grammar: 〜かどうか (How to say “Whether or not~” in Japanese)

In English, we often use “whether or not~” in various contexts.  But do you know how to express this phrase in Japanese? Whether or not you know how, in today’s.....

JLPT N4 Grammar – ながら (How to say “While…” in Japanese)

We have yet another JLPT grammar blog post for you!  In this article, we review Nami-sensei’s video on how to use the JLPT N4 grammar point: ながら meaning “while”. ...

JLPT N3 Grammar: 〜切る (How to Say “To Do Completely~” in Japanese)

We have new a JLPT N3 grammar blog for you!  Do you know the Japanese word 切る(kiru)?  It’s a verb meaning “to cut” – but it also has another meaning......

JLPT N4 Grammar: 〜しよう (Volitional form – How to say “Let’s do…” in Japanese)

We have another JLPT grammar blog for you!  This one is a companion to the Youtube video above, in which Yuka-sensei teaches us the JLPT N4 Grammar: しよう (shiyou) –...

Golden Week Intensive Special Japanese Course – 2021

Golden Week Intesive – Special 5 Day Japanese Conversation and Business Writing Courses Wondering what to do for this year’s Golden Week?  If so, we at Coto Academy hav...

Online Small Group Japanese Lessons Starting from April

Have you ever wanted to visit Japan?  Watch Japanese dramas and anime without subtitles?  Learn more about Japan’s historical cultures?  From April 2021, we will be offering ...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N2 -Unit 5: In Station – 駅で – PDF

Japan has the most complicated railway systems in the world. Have you ever got lost in the complicated train network? Don’t worry, let’s learn some common kanji you wil...

JLPT N3 Grammar – わりに (How to say “Considering…” in Japanese)

We have another Youtube companion blog for you!  This article goes over Yuka-sensei’s video about the JLPT N3 grammar point: 割わりに (wari ni) – meaning “considering...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N2 -Unit 4: Recruitment & Jobs– 採用 – PDF

If you are planning to work in Japan, or finding a part-time job during your time studying in Japan. The business level Japanese skills are required in most cases. Before...

5 Tips for Great Japanese Classes

It’s easy to lose motivation when commitment is one sided. In this blog we’ll look at a few ways to keep yourself engaged when you’re taking Japanese classes. Tip...

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