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Cultural Events Special Event – Discover Kabuki: 6/17 Monday

What is Kabuki? Kabuki(歌舞伎 かぶき) is a traditional Japanese dance-drama originated in the 17th century. It is well known for the fancy costumes, make-up and well-designed stages. In ...

Posted by on April 19, 2019
How to use the Japanese word “かっこいい (Kakkoii)”

What’s かっこいい (Kakkoii)? Calling someone… Ugly/Uncool? Sentence Examples When NOT to use かっこいい (Kakkoii)   What’s かっこいい (Kakkoii)? Ever walked across the stre...

10 Best Apps for Japanese Language Exchange

There are many uses for a Language Exchange Application. Some use it to learn and practice a new language, some may just want to find someone to talk to, while others may use it as a platform to search for their soulmate. Today, we will be introducing 10 Language Exchange Applications that you could make use of while in Japan!

Golden Week Special: 5-Day Course!

Visiting historic and beautifully crafted shrines, hiking up a scenic mountain, enjoying exciting rides at Tokyo Disneyland… Golden Week is one of the most amazing times that...

When things don’t work out well in Japanese Relationships…

Hello there. You opening this post must mean that you’re dealing with some kind of relationship issue that you just couldn’t handle on your own. The first thing to remember...

Expressing Who, What, When, Where, Why and How in Japanese!

Who What When Where Why/How More commonly known as the 5W’s and 1 H, these are words there are more or less the essentials to almost every language when it...

Events in February 2019

Every month we hold cultural and social events for our students and their friends to discover more about Japanese culture, meet new friends and practice Japanese. We are looking fo...

Japanese Language Guide to Rugby World Cup 2019!

Information on Event Where will it be Held? Information about the Stadiums When will it be held? Where to get the Tickets   Planning the Trip to Japan/Tokyo Do I...

New Year’s Resolution: Getting Started on Learning Japanese in 2019…?

“3…2…1! Annnnd it’s finally 2019!” Or so it would have went weeks back. With the brand new year upon us, have you made your New Year’s Resolutio...

Saying “No” in Japanese

Refusing someone in English is already difficult enough. But refusing a friend or a colleague politely in Japanese? Today we will be exploring some of the different variations that you can use to reject someone and not come across as too harsh. 

The Various Ways to Saying “You’re Welcome” in Japanese!

The Most Common Way to Say “You’re Welcome!” Other ways of Saying “You’re Welcome!” in a more Casual Tone In a more Formal Situation… The ...

AIUEOーWaーわーWaraiーわらい

日本語はこちら Hello, everybody! It’s been a while, as there has been a winter break since the last time, but have you been well? To all of our fans who were...

AIUEOーRo-ろー露天風呂(ろてんぶろ)

日本語はこちら What is a Rotenburo? Have you ever bathed in a Rotenburo? Author’s experience Japanese and their love for hot baths What is a Rotenburo? A rotenburo is an open-air......