From the traditional Japanese martial art kyudo (bow & arrow) comes many standard Japanese words and phrases still used today!
You may already know that “tangible thing” in Japanese is “mono.” However, there are far more uses for “mono” than just this!
You use English slang everyday – but how well do you know Japanese slang?
What if you could no longer use Japanese grammar?
I don’t know why you say “kuru,” I say “iku”~
Studying Japanese WHILE eating? Mmmmm…
You don’t need to be fluent to get around in Japan, but a basic understanding of the writing system sure helps!
Who says that learning Japanese has to be difficult and boring? JCMU English Program Coordinator Chris Garth has some language-learning tips for you!
Japanese counters may be tricky, but you can count on these tips!
While you may think of the Japanese terms ii/warui as good/bad in English, this isn’t always the case!