Learning Japanese Entry #7 Being a Noob, How to RTK and Time-Boxing

Introduction This is entry 7 of my Learning Japanese Diary via the AJATT method. As always, the entry I made during the time of writing is below and after the Continue reading

The World’s Greatest (and Free) Language Learning Resource (Listening)

It is said that in this day and age that nothing is free anymore. Well what if I told you that’s a lie.. kinda. People assume that nothing is free Continue reading

言語列車に揺られてどこまでも。。。

This post is also available in English. This post has been translated into Japanese by Natsumi Shibata.   新しい言語を学ぼう! と気合を込めて買った本を、じっと眺め、「やっぱりまだ解らないから後でやろう~」 と机の上に置いたままになっていませんか?それならシンプルに、その本を手に取り、読めばいいんです! 今すぐに!! (僕のこの投稿を読み終える前に、さあ早く!)   …それでも読んで下さっているそこの貴方に、ご自身の単語帳に追加できるであろう、僕のお気に入りの諺を伝えさせて下さい。   読書百遍義自ずから見る 読書百遍義自ずから見るとは、どんなに難しい書物であっても、繰り返し読むうちに意味が自然とわかるようになるものだということ。 “Read a Continue reading

「成人なら20個読める?」 『た』から始まる漢字30個、正解率は?

How to get Thousands of Contextual Sentences for Learning Languages (Sentence Banks)

Image: Japanese verbs beginning with た. Can you read them all? Source: https://goo.gl/Czhh3I I have mentioned the idea of Sentence Banks before in a few posts. In this post I will Continue reading

Learning Japanese 18 Months Update – Am I Fluent?

This blog post accompanies the video I put up on Youtube for my 18 months update video. If you haven’t already seen it then you can via the link below↓ Continue reading