Category: Japanese

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Learn Japanese Katakana Alphabet

If you have already learned Japanese alphabet, Hiragana, next to learn is Katakana! Katakana is mainly used for foreign origin words. Are you scared that you need to learn more letters? Don’t worry. It...

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Learn Japanese Hiragana Alphabet

If you are interested in learning Japanese language, first thing to learn is Japanese alphabet . There are three types of alphabets, called Hiragana, Katakana and Kanji. It would be good to start from...

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4 Reasons Why Kanji is Easier than English Words

Do you think Japanese Kanji(漢字) is too complicated and hard to memorise?  It’s true that there are uncountable Kanjis and each Kanji has multiple pronunciations, but there are also numerous English vocabulary.  In fact,...

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How to Call “I” and “You” in Japanese?

Probably you learned that “I = わたし(watashi), you = あなた(anata)”. It’s correct, but not always appropriate. It’s because not only Japanese often omit the subject, but also personal pronouns are not used as often...

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Lesson 21. Polite Form in Japanese

We all know that Japan is well known for its politeness. Japanese bow to say hello, thank you, and even goodbye. As for the languages, there are several levels of politeness: the plain form,...

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Lesson 15. How to Express Superlative in Japanese

Just like comparative degree, there is no superlative degree form in Japanese. ‘The most’ for comparing three or more objects is commonly stated by 一番 (ichiban) or 最も (mottomo). Read: Comparative Degree – How to...