Category | Japanese Vocab and Grammar

The Complete Guide to Japanese Regional Cuisine

Japanese food isn’t just sushi.

There’s one major thing foreigners tend to agree on after visiting Japan.

The diversity of food you find there is to die for.

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine: you’re in the …

How To Jazz Up Your Japanese With Onomatopoeia

A young pup plays happily in the road. Woof, woof!

Until: Vroooom. Honk, honk!

Screech! Eek!

Silence.

Bark. Ruff, ruff.

Phew!

Sounds alone can tell very visual stories, but do you know how to make these sounds in Japanese?

This …

An Introduction to Japanese Chopstick Etiquette

How many times have you heard, “No elbows on the table!” or, “Chew with your mouth closed.”?

Growing up I heard these every single night, so by the time I left my family nest and decided to travel, I was …