How to Learn Japanese Fast: 4 Useful Hacks

learn japanese faster 4 useful hacks

You want to speak Japanese now.

Right now.

If this sounds like you, then I think I know how you got here (and hopefully that doesn’t sound creepy).

You may have just raised your head from your textbook, your

5 Ways to Stop Running Away From Japanese Conversations

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Has this ever happened to you?

You’re sitting and enjoying a bowl of ramen, when some guy starts speaking to you in Japanese.

Nervous, you set down your bowl and break into a run.

It’s totally natural to

A Useful Guide to Japanese Phrases That Will Make You Sound More Humble

useful japanese phrases to sound more humble

Hey there, Big Shot. Yeah, you.

You can read hiragana and katakana. Heck, you can even read kanji without skipping a beat.

You know all the essential polite phrases necessary for daily conversation.

Your Japanese skills are improving …

The Essential Guide to Learning Japanese with Children’s Picture Books

5 classic picture books to power up japanese

What was your favorite picture book when you were a kid?

Chances are, you still remember it pretty well. You can probably recite a few choice phrases from it. Maybe even the whole story.

You may not realize it, but …

How to Level Up Your Japanese By Mastering the Particles Ga and Wa

wa and ga two most important japanese particles

Fed up with unclear explanations of Japanese grammar?

Too often we are taught to accept grammar rules blindly, without understanding how they work.

Invariably, someone will tell you that は (wa) is the topic marker and が (…

FluentU Japanese Now in Public Beta


We are really excited to share some good news.

The wait is over!

Now you can start using FluentU Japanese immediately!

In case you didn’t know, FluentU Japanese is the best way to learn Japanese through real-world videos.

We’ve found …

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