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Goals for 2018 in Learning Japanese Posted by on Jan 25, 2018

“A different language is a different vision of life.” – Federico Fellini   It is almost the end of January now, and going into February soon. What are some of your goals for this year in terms of learning Japanese? I have received some comments from readers where they want to focus on reading basic Hiragana’s…

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What is Jyuunishi (Twelve Branches, Japanese Zodiac Animals)? Posted by on Jan 19, 2018

“Change your language and you change your thoughts.” ‒ Karl Albrecht   Hi everyone! Have you heard of the Jyuunishi (十二支、じゅううにし), the Twelve Branches or Earthly Branches? In Japan, people often refer each year as “Year of the Dog” or ” Year of the Monkey” etc.. based on the Zodiac system. There are twelve animals…

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Happy New Year! Akemashite Omedeto Gozaimasu Posted by on Jan 8, 2018

“A man who knows two languages is worth two men.” ‒French Proverb     Happy New Year, everyone! Hope everyone had a great winter break. Some of you are already back to work and others might be still on long vacation. 2018 has just began, and this is the time of the year to reset…

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End of Year Greeting in Japanese Posted by on Dec 30, 2017

❝Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can; there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.❞ ‒Sarah Caldwell     With just another day left in December, I can’t believe it’s almost 2018. This year has gone by too fast for me. How about you? How did…

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What’s happening in Japan in December? Posted by on Dec 25, 2017

❝To have another language is to possess a second soul.❞ ‒Charlemagne Merry Christmas everyone! Here in Pacific Northwest, we actually had some snow starting yesterday morning for the first time this year. It was perfect timing to have snow falling as it made our Christmas into “White Christmas”. Snow is melting now, and kids are…

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