AIUEO Japanese Learning Blog

AIUEOーRe-れー礼儀(れいぎ)

日本語はこちら Manners come in many forms and knowing when to use them is very important. In today’s AIUEO blog, we will be explaining some manners that you should take note......

AIUEO - Ru – ルーティンーRoutine

Learning how to come up with your own routine? Find out more about Yumi sensei’s routine and her advice to others!

AIUEO - Ryo – Ryokan

日本語はこちら Ryokan Vs. Hotels Sleep Experience Breakfast & Dinner included Hot Springs   If you enjoy traveling in Japan, you simply cannot miss out on the traditional Japanes...

AIUEO - Ra – Ramen

日本語はこちら Ramen Noodle Preference Soup Preference Toppings Additional Information Quiz Hey Everyone! Today’s topic is Ra「ら」. Just the other day, I wrote about Ya「や」… It w...

AIUEO - Yo – Yosakoi- Yosakoi Festival

日本語はこちら Yosakoi Festival What is Yosakoi? Japanese Dance Culture Dance Lesson Yosakoi Festival The city of Kochi, in Kochi Prefecture, holds a festival called the “Yosakoi Fe...

AIUEO - Yu (ゆ) – 勇気 (Yuuki)- Be Brave in the face of Adversity!

日本語をこちら In the face of Adversity More Examples! Why be Brave? Speaking another Language In the face of Adversity What do you say to a friend when they are hesitant...

AIUEO - Ya (や) – Yamanashi- The Yamanashi Prefecture

日本語はこちら What to eat and drink in Yamanashi? Festivities around Yamanashi Quiz Time!   Hello, everyone! Just when I thought that I had gotten sick of the heat, the blanket......

AIUEO - Mo (も) – Mottainai- Meaning of Mottainai in Japanese

日本語はこちら Mottainai (勿体無い) is a phrase that is deeply ingrained into the Japanese culture. This is especially so when the Japanese take recycling and sorting their trash so seriously...

AIUEO – Me (め) – Me (目) – Meaning of Eyes in Japanese

日本語はこちら Today’s theme is “eyes (目:me)”. Did you know that in Japanese Idioms, the most frequently used word is eye? Frequently used Expressions In a Conversation ...

AIUEO – Mu (む) – Muri, 無理 (むり) – Meaning of Muri in Japanese

日本語はこちら What is 無理 (Muri)? 無 (Mu) as a Prefix Other uses of 無 (Mu) What is the meaning of 無理 (Muri)? Muri, put simply, can be translated into English...

Mi – Mikan – How to say Mandarin Orange in Japanese

This week Yasuko Hidari will share with us about the culture behind the Mikan -(Mandarin Orange in Japanese) and how your style of eating it can show your personality.

What is the meaning of “Magokoro” in Japanese – AIUEO

What is the Meaning of Magokoro in Japanese? 日本語版はこちら! Magokoro: a true heart – a heart with no deception or a façade – Sincerity. “To put your heart in a......