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Japanese Study How to Type in Japanese on Mac, iOS, Apple Devices – Installation Guide

Trying to figure out how to type in Japanese on a Mac? Maybe you’ve already read our article on How to Type Japanese on Windows 10, but the installation process...

Posted by on July 10, 2020
How to say “But” or “However” in Japanese – でも – JLPT N5 Grammar

Learn how to say the Japanese word for But or However in this blog!

Online Japanese Lessons for Homeschooling

In light of the Covid-19 situation affecting Schools across the world – Coto has decided to start offering its online lessons to homeschoolers and their families that are loo...

How to say a noun “is not” in Japanese

In Japanese to say that something is something – you use “Noun + Desu”. First, you give the noun – and then you give its state of being. For example,  if......

Yokohama Japanese Language School is now Open!

Congratulations to our Coto Japanese Academy Yokohama Team! Construction has just finished and we are now accepting students at our Yokohama Location – please find details ab...

Measures in response to the novel coronavirus COVID-19

At Coto, our student’s well being is our highest priority. Many students have emailed us with questions about the developing situation in regards to the Novel Corona Virus ou...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N4 Kanji Unit 2 Weather, Nature, Animal – PDF

Learning and practicing your JLPT N4 Kanji? Do you know what kind of words to use to describe the seasons, weather or animals in Japanese? In This Article: Unit 2...

Japanese Causative Form – How to say “I am Allowed”, “I Force Someone”, and “May I Do?”

Ever get confused by Japanese causative form? It can be tricky to remember how to conjugate the verbs properly for different purposes. However, this article breaks it down into thr...

Kanji Practice Worksheet Free Download: JLPT N4 Kanji Unit 1 Family – PDF

Are you trying to learn Kanji from the JLPT N4?? Do you know the Japanese words used to address your family members? In this sample unit from our JLPT N4...

Japanese Stationery Vocabulary ー Useful Words and Places to Shop!

Japan really carries some of the cutest stationery you can ever find! From cute stickers to cute planners, Japanese stationery shops really do have a variety of things. Do you...

How Do I Type in Japanese? Typing in Japanese Using Microsoft IME on Windows 10

How to Use Microsoft IME on Windows 10 to Type in Japanese For Mac, iPhone, iOS click here. Looking to type in Japanese? In our modern age, typing has become...

Yokohama Open House – Meet Mutsuki! (Yokohama Japanese Language School Manager)

Hi Everyone! Coto Japanese Academy Yokohama will be opening in just 3 weeks! We have had several people sign up for classes at the new location already – and we are very...

Going on a “Japanese Learning Tour” – 3 Ideas for Learning Japanese on your next visit to Japan

If you are learning to speak Japanese – you will want to visit Japan to practice. There are not many places in the world that have a high concentration of...