Japanese Study

How Can I Say “I see!” in Japanese? How to Use Naruhodo in Japanese Conversation

If you have been in a Japanese conversation before, you may have heard the word “Naruhodo” (なるほど) being used. Although this word is rarely found in textbooks, it comes ...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N3 -Unit 2: Transportation – PDF

We’ve already learned some kanji related to 乗り物 (norimono: vehicles) in N5 and N4 levels, such as: 車 (kuruma: car), 電車 (densha: train) and 駅 (eki: station.) In this unit......

Learn Japanese by using Netflix in Japanese – Japanese Netflix Vocabulary List

This year has changed many people’s lifestyles. We’re all spending a lot of time at home binge watching our favorite shows. For Japanese Language learners – Netfl...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N3 -Unit 1: On the Street – PDF

When living in Japan, kanji can be seen in many places. These various locations include Kanji on the Street such as traffic signs, shop signs, restaurant advertisements, etc. In ou...

How to Learn & Study Japanese by Playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons (あつまれ 動物の森) is one of the hottest games to hit the shelves in 2020 – And it’s making people’s self-isolation period a lot more enjoy...

Japanese Example Sentences with Audio – How to find them and make flashcards

Hi Everyone! Many of our students have asked us for help with finding Japanese example sentences. We would recommend the following website – http://klet.home.kg/sentence_sear...

How to Say “And” to List Reasons – JLPT N4 Grammar 〜し〜し

Unlike English, Japanese has multiple different ways to say the word “and” depending on its use in the sentence. For example it looks different when connecting actions,...

Online Japanese Speaking Sessions now Available

Speak Japanese freely with a native speaker with Coto’s Online Speaking sessions. Are you looking for a way to practice speaking Japanese online? We are excited to announce t...

JLPT N4 Grammar – ~たばかり

The JLPT N4 has many grammar points that are extremely useful for daily conversation. In addition to studying for a test, you are also adding to your Japanese language toolbox...

How to Say “I Wish”/”I Want” In Japanese – Using 欲しい

Are you learning Japanese and want to know how to express sentiments like “I wish”? In learning or speaking any language, being able to express yourself and your own wi...

Important Coronavirus Vocabulary in Japanese

Many of you guys have requested a “cheat sheet” in Japanese for how to talk about the coronavirus – and what key vocabulary you need to know to understand news...

How to Say “During”, “While” in Japanese – JLPT N4 Grammar: 間に

Contents: How to use 間に Example: Verbs Example: Nouns Example: な-adjectives Continuous actions? Sometimes when speaking in Japanese to your friends or peers at work, you may want t...