Japanese Study

How I Passed the JLPT N2 – Student Testimonial / JLPT Exam Guide

JLPT N2 Exam Guide – Table of Contents: Background Components of the JLPT N2 Exam Kanji Grammar Reading Vocabulary Listening Keigo Japanese School Study Resources Taking the ...

Top 10 Useful Phrases for Japanese Job Interviews to help you sound more Natural

In the following blog – we will be introducing 10 useful phrases that you can use to sound more natural in Japanese Job Interviews. Japanese Job Interviews can be fun,...

Japanese Learning Goal Tracking Spreadsheet – Goal Setting and Motivation – Upper Beginner Plateau

How can Japanese language students students prevent themselves from being demotivated?   About the author: Sam is a marketing staff at Coto Japanese Academy and is taking Niho...

Vocabulary for Tokyo Immigration Office, Tokyo Regional Immigration Bureau FAQ

If you are a new resident to Japan – visiting the Tokyo Regional Immigration Bureau  (東京(とうきょう)入国(にゅうこく)管理(かんり)局(きょく)) / (Tokyo Immigration Office) is likely something that y...

Japanese Digital Marketing Vocabulary List & Flashcards

Are you looking for Japanese Digital Marketing Vocabulary? Do you work in marketing or online content creation in Japan?  Maybe you are a designer – or a manager that has...

What Does Shouganai Mean in Japanese? AIUEO – Shi (し) – Shikata ga nai, Shouganai

What do the Japanese Words “Shouganai” and “Shikata ga nai” Mean in English? 「しかた(が)ない、しょうがない」、 Shikata ga nai, shouganai There’s nothing you can do. ...

Four of the Best Apps to Learn Japanese Reading

Are you looking for the perfect app to help you learn Japanese reading?  This blog will list some of the most popular and helpful applications for learning how to read Japanese on iOS and Android mobile devices

How to Learn Japanese In Tokyo

A List of the best ways to learn Japanese in Tokyo

Learn Japanese with Terrace House – Boys and Girls in the City – Top 10 Phrases

Terrace House is a popular Japanese Reality Series. This article gives 10 frequently used vocabulary from the popular Netflix show! Practice real spoken Japanese by watching Terrace House.

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......

Japanese Basic Grammar Guide Part IV – Verbs

Contents: Introduction Dictionary Form ます (Masu) Form て (Te) Form Hello! Today we’ll be taking a look at some Japanese Verbs with illustrations provided by one of our students! Int...

Learn Animal Names in Japanese with these drawings

“にゃん~”、 “わんわん”、“げろげろ”。These are Japanese Onomatopoeia called 擬声語 (Giseigo) used to put into words the sounds animals make. But, do you know what the names of these animals are in J...