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Learn Japanese with Poop and Ready Player One! Japanese Book Reviews #2

Click here for the previous installment of Japanese Book Recommendations. I’ve spent the past 3 weeks in Sapporo, Hokkaido and from my first hand experience I can honestly say that Japan Continue reading

Translations are Powerful

Translations of your favourite media could be one of the most powerful resources when it comes to language learning I had a thought the other day about translations. A vast Continue reading

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効率的にフラッシュカードを作る方法

This post is also available in English. This post has been translated into Japanese by Natsumi Shibata. Check out her translation services here (Fiverr).   効率的にフラッシュカードを作る方法 先日フラッシュカードの作成方法について動画を作ったが、このブログ内ではまだ多くの人に伝える事が充分に出来ていないのではないかと思った。

Easing into a Language – A Simple Hack

Your emotions are the most likely cause that you will give up on a language A lot of people seem to have issues with getting started learning a language or Continue reading

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言語学習アドバイスについて日本語で投稿してみた(英語を話せるようになるにはどうすればよいだろうか?)

英語を話せるようになるにはどうすればよいだろうか? This post is also available in English.  一年半以上、毎日一日中、英語でなにかをやることが最も大事なことだと思う。いわゆるImmersionってやつだね。

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How to Make SRS Sentence Flashcards Quickly and Efficiently

How to Make Sentence Flashcards Quickly この投稿は日本語でもご覧いただけます。 I made a video tutorial a while back on making sentence flashcards and I realised that probably not everyone here on the blog Continue reading

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Best Japanese Anki Decks

High Quality Japanese Anki Decks As I have spoken about before, Sentence Banks had one of the biggest impacts for me while learning Japanese. During my hardcore phase of learning Continue reading

Matt’s take on 10,000 Sentences in a Month

10,000 Sentences in just 1 Month Doable? Yes. A good idea? Definitely not. You may have already read the guest post from a friend of mine, which is why I am Continue reading

10,000 Flashcards in One Month (Guest Post)

And why you shouldn’t do 10,000 flashcards in one month Guest post by a fellow language learner who is also studying German. So I just finished absorbing over 10,000 German flashcards and Continue reading