Tag: Japanese

Renewing/ Extending Your Japanese Working Holiday Visa

To renew your Japanese working holiday visa (I renewed/ extended mine twice in Okinawa 2014 and 2015 respectively as an Australian.) 1. Ring up or visit the local immigration office in the area you live in to check what documents you need in advance. 2. Prepare and bring all the documents such as residence card,…

Multilingual Support is Available!

Hi everyone, Multilingual support for learning and email communication is available now: 中文 (Chinese) and 日本語 (Japanese)   用中文教學也沒問題!   Thank you very much.

How to Get a Japanese Working Holiday Visa?

As I will be going to Japan soon in April this year, I have applied for it late last year and obtained it. Before that I read through few blogs (such as Guillaume Erard and AdventureRob) related to the application. They were pretty helpful and informative. I will share some of my experience as I…

HSC Supplementary Course for Japanese Beginners

Hi everyone. The online HSC supplementary course for Japanese beginners will be launched around the end of the next week. More detailed features and updates are coming soon as well. Yoroshiku onegaishimasu. Arigatou gozaimasu. P.S. For other scheduled courses, please see here.

Merry Christmas in Japanese!

How do you say Merry Christmas in Japanese? It is「メリークリスマス」. Here is a funny prank clip from a Japanese TV show. The 2 people in there are talents. Enjoy and wish everybody a happy Christmas! Source [1] 王兔糖 (15/12/2013), 尖叫不断!!!爆笑日本电梯惊吓恶作剧 图毕南播万 标清, retrieved from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nyB0-Il-1AE, last accessed 24/12/2013

JLPT and the Comparison of Old & New

JLPT is the acronym for Japanese Language Proficiency Test(日本語能力試験). JLPT started in 1984 and its purpose is to certify and identify non-native speakers’ level of Japanese. What’s the Merit of Having a JLPT Certificate? The certificate is issued by the joint organization of the Japan Foundation and Japan Educational Exchanges and Services(国際交流基金と日本国際教育協会). It is pretty…

Japan and Top 20 Countries Learning Japanese

I have summarised some quick facts about Japan [1] for you. Geographical Location: Asia Pacific Capital: Tokyo Currency: Yen (¥) Population: around 130 million people Area: around 378000 square kilometers Current Prime Minister: Shinzo Abe Legislature: National Diet (Upper House + Lower House) Total Number of Prefectures: 47 Main Regional Languages: Eastern Japanese, Western Japanese,…