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Japanese Study 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...

Posted by on February 21, 2020
10 Phrases from Japanese Anime that you can actually use!

Learning from Japanese Anime? Do you watch Japanese anime to learn Japanese?  Are you worried that you sound too much like an Anime character 😀 In this blog, we will...

Useful Words to Describe Food in Japanese – Illustrated Guide

Looking for Japanese words to describe that great lunch or dinner you just had? In this blog, we will be taking a look at some useful and basic vocabulary words...

Expressing Wants in Japanese

In Japanese you may want to know how to say – “I want this” or “I want that” or  “I want to do” something. Just like in English – th...

Shopping in Japan – How to say “can I return / exchange this?” in Japanese

Bought the wrong size/color/item in Japan! Can you return it? Have you ever bought a shirt, only to discover it’s not quite the right fit when you get it home?...

How to Read Shinkansen Tickets in Japan

Having trouble reading your Shinkansen ticket? Japanese bullet train tickets hold a lot of information on them.  Sadly – almost all of this information is in Japanese.  This ...

JLPT Average Scores vs Coto Japanese Academy Student Scores – Infographic

Are you interested to learn how Coto Students performed on the JLPT? This article will show a summary of the data from the 2018 December JLPT

Monthly Events at Coto

Monthly Events at Coto Japanese Academy   Each month we provide a series of cultural events for you to experience Japanese cooking, calligraphy, and cuisine.  We also produce ...

Starting a Business in Japan – Tokyo Start-up Guide (Important Links)

Are you interested in starting a business in Japan?  Is your dream to move to Tokyo and open a restaurant, shop, or an internet start-up? After several of our students...

Japanese Clothing Vocabulary – Key words to know

Japanese fashion is popular worldwide. Many people visit Japan just to experience the unique culture of its clothing. If you plan on visiting Japan and experiencing its fashions, y...

Learning Hiragana – Hiragana Chart, Practice Sheets, Apps, and Online Quiz

In this blog, we share our own PDF learning Hiragana practice sheets, as well as links to some popular apps for learning Japanese. For those interested in learning the basics...

Japan Train JR Travel Hack | The Ultimate Ticket – Seishun 18 Kippu

What do you think is the cheapest way to travel in Japan? JR pass? Nope. IC card? Nope. I know you have read tons of “travel tips” articles that introduce...

Finding English Movies in Japan / how to book a movie ticket online for Movies in Tokyo

If you are living in Tokyo you will probably want to visit a movie theater at some point.  This can be frustrating.  Many of our students have asked us –...