Japanese

    You may start out skimming the surface of the Japanese language, but at some point going deeper will pay dividends. Whether that's focusing on on'yomi/kun'yomi, rendaku, or the real-life use of です, the deeper you go with the fundamental components of Japanese, the more benefits you gain from study time. Start fortifying your foundation with our articles below. Each one you read is another step toward fluency.
    1. Is Learning Japanese Not Popular Anymore? And what does the future hold?

      | Koichi
    2. Japanese Language Cheatsheet For Travelers Going to Japan but don't want to really learn Japanese? Use a cheatsheet.

      | Koichi
    3. How Not To Find A Japanese Language Partner Don't scare your language partners away

      | Koichi
    4. Strange Katakana Words Words you may have trouble deciphering

      | Gakuranman
    5. Japanese Particles Cheatsheet Should I be using は or が…?

      | Koichi
    6. Furigana: How To Use The Little Kana That Live Above Your Kanji In the end, you should probably just learn kanji

      | Koichi
    7. Shiritori, The Japanese Game That Will Improve Your Japanese Good for a long Japanese car ride.

      | Koichi
    8. Listen to Japanese Podcasts via iTunes Hone your skills and your ears

      | Koichi
    9. Studying Japanese Over The Summer Three full months of Japanese study

      | Koichi
    10. 6 Reasons Why Kanji is Necessary Why you should learn kanji even if "you don't wannnnna"

      | Koichi
    11. Talk Like A Samurai Katajikenai for reading this.

      | Koichi and Mami Suzuki
    12. Using Twitter to Practice Japanese Tweet Tweet ピチピチ

      | Koichi
    13. Japanese Online Translators: They Laugh at You I hope you wanted to call your teacher "cheese butt" cause you just did

      | Erin
    14. Japanese Grammar: At the Same Time A grammar breakdown

      | Koichi
    15. Studying Japanese with a Nintendo DS Get your game on and learn something at the same time

      | Koichi
    16. Beginning Japanese: All Your First Steps Get off on the right foot

      | Koichi
    17. Ways To Say "Desu" Learn your way around the greatest copula in Japanese

      | Koichi