Japanese Study

Top 10 Yokai/Japanese Ghost List!

Halloween is around the corner! Have you thought about which monster or ghost to dress up as? Well, in Japan, we have our own 妖怪 (Youkai). The word 妖怪 (Youkai) is...

Top 10 Mind-blowing Facts About The Japanese Language!

Did you know that Japanese language is not a tonal language? Did you also know that Japanese is one of the fastest spoken languages in the world? Check out this article for 10 mind-blowing facts about the Japanese language!

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download : JLPT N5 Kanji Unit 2 Time – PDF

Click Here to join our 30 day challenge to learn Hiragana Have you enjoyed the first unit Kanji on Numbers? Do you want to learn and practice more new Kanji?...

10 Japanese Words with Multiple Meanings!

Did you know that in the Japanese language, there are many words with multiple meanings? These words can come across very differently depending on the situation you use them in!...

Top 10 J-Pop Group & Songs to Learn Japanese

Do you love Japanese pop music? Want to use it to learn Japanese? In this article we recommend some of our favorite artists and songs to use for Japanese learning.

Japan’s new consumption tax – Info and Vocabulary – Illustrated Guide

Sales tax has changed in Japan! Due to a need to prepare for the Japan’s future (elderly care, pensions) – consumption tax has increased to 10 percent on October 1st,.....

Japanese Cosmetics: Useful Words and Information – Illustrated Guide and Vocabulary List

Japanese cosmetic products are one of the many popular items in Japan! Many tourists who come to Japan indulge in the shopping of these products and more often than not,...

Pregnancy in Japan: Key Vocabulary and Information about Giving Birth in Tokyo

Expecting a baby in Japan? In this blog article, we will be taking a look at various useful vocabulary words in Japanese related to pregnancy and childbirth! We will also...

Learning to write in Japanese – Tools, Apps & Websites – List of Links

Do you want to learn to type written Japanese?  Are you looking for apps – websites and other tools that will improve your Japanese writing composition skill?  You may never....

Most Popular Japanese Surnames – Meanings, History, Illustrated Guide

Did you know that not until the Meiji era (1868 – 1912), ordinary Japanese men and women did not have any surnames? Today, Japan has a shockingly high number of...

20 Must Know Grammar Points for the JLPT N2!

Are you preparing for JLPT N2 now? This article explains to you 20 of the must-know grammar points for JLPT N2! From the meaning to sentence structures and sentence examples!...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N5 Kanji Unit 5 Direction – PDF

Click Here to join our 30 day challenge to learn Hiragana Looking to Boost your JLPT N5 Kanji Practice? Using Directions Do you know how to describe and write the...