Help with Learning Japanese: Study Guides & Speaking Tips
Japanese has become an increasingly popular field of study, with many high schools and online courses offering it as a foreign language choice for native English speakers. Here at Bright Hub Education you will find help with learning Japanese, whether you are working on a homework assignment, or taking Japanese in your spare time via a software program or online class. You’ll find speaking and writing tips, as well as robust study guides designed to help you build your language acquisition skills.
Before you even think of going to Japan, take this invaluable summary of emergency words and phrases with you. So if you happen to run into Godzilla, just pull out your trusted list of Japanese emergency words and phrases–or just run the other way, screaming “Nigero!"(Run [away]!)
Kanji can be an intimidating subject for any student of Japanese. However, with some guidance and self-motivation, learning Kanji can be a simple process that greatly enhances your understanding of the Japanese language and culture.
Discover the differences in the use of the Japanese language as it is applied to formal occasions. Build a general understanding of how this language reflects the humbleness of both the speaker and the group the speaker belongs to.
In the land of the rising sun, to be well received by a listener is to have spoken well. To be well thought of thereafter by a listener is to have spoken Keigo! Learn how this Japanese rhetoric developed a nation of respect and courtesy.