The Japanese still have one of the longest life expectancies, probably because in spite of how much they work, they put a big emphasis on health. In the spirit of World Health Day, today we’re exploring 15 expressions in Japanese related to health and sickness.
Japanese can be a mystifying language. It’s just so different to most other languages that even just deciding how to learn it can seem overwhelming… but it doesn’t have to be.
Learning Japanese, but think your handwritter kanji could use some improvement? Step right this way…
Ever felt like your Japanese is not “handy” enough? Would you like for it to be more natural? Well, today I’d like to share a “handful” of amusing Japanese expressions which involve learning parts of the body! (Yeah, I don’t think it’s a great pun either…) Read more
A kindly reader contacted me recently, inquiring as to how I learned Japanese. It ocurred to me I’ve never actually explained my methodology to anybody, so this will be a chance for retrospection for me as well! Read more