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The Beginner’s Guide to Counting in Japanese Like a Native

a beginner's guide to japanese counters

If you read this title and thought, “Of course I can count to 10! 一 (いち), 二(に), 三 (さん), 四 (よん)… – 1, 2, 3, 4…,” then I have good news and bad news for you.

The good news? Yes, …

Japanese Tongue Twisters: A Workout That Really Works

7 japanese tongue-twisters

Want to improve your Japanese pronunciation?

Japanese tongue twisters are a godsend for vocabulary and pronunciation.

Not to mention, you’ll boost your overall Japanese fluency and confidence.

At the very least, you’ll pick up a cool trick to impress Japanese

5 Steps to Instant Japanese Immersion Without Leaving Home


Learning Japanese is pretty hard.

After all, you have to learn thousands of kanji, get the hang of seemingly simple loan words and learn the meaning behind aizuchi.

If only you could pop around the corner and visit