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

Staying on the Immersion Train

この投稿は日本語でもご覧いただけます。 See that book on your desk that you keep putting off because you “can’t read it yet”? Pick it up and read it. Do it, now! Stop reading the 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!

「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

Japanese Garden with Bridge

Learning Japanese Entry #6 Anime Success, Kanji Trouble and Heisig

Introduction This is entry 6 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

Mt Fuji

Learning Japanese Entry #5 Vocab Lists, Mini Victories and Introducing Sentence Banks

Introduction Here’s entry number 5! As always I will discuss what I believe was and was not useful, after the main entry. This entry was still very early on in Continue reading