Learn a language in 6 months!

How to learn a language in 6 months So I found this video on YouTube and I thought? What? How? I have been studying Japanese for waaaaaaaaaay longer than that! So, I watched the video and...I suggest you do too! Here are the main points: - Focus on language content relevant to you - He [...]

By | 2017-05-05T15:40:49+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Languages, Learning, Study, Uncategorized|1 Comment

What we learnt (01/04/16)

Hi all! This post is a summary of some of the words and phrases that came up during last Friday's Nihongo Scotland.  You can jump to your desired section, or scroll at your leisure :) Introduction Most Valuable Phrase (& it's breakdown) 01/04/16: What we did (& why we did it) Vocabulary (assorted) Grammar (adjective [...]

By | 2016-04-10T13:59:20+00:00 April 10th, 2016|Japan, Languages, Learning, Study, Travel|Comments Off on What we learnt (01/04/16)

My favourite Apps

I seem to have a lot of apps on my Android phone and my iPad. Some of them I use a lot, some I use periodically and some I have hardly even opened. My top three (in no particular order) are the following: Innovative I listen to the Japanesepod101 podcasts everyday and (with subscription) this app [...]

By | 2015-11-27T09:00:09+00:00 November 27th, 2015|Languages, Learning, Study|Comments Off on My favourite Apps

Learning Japanese Faster: Make Japanese a part of your everyday life (even if you don’t live in Japan)

When I returned from Japan I missed many things. I missed my Japanese friends, the food and the cultural groups and clubs that had become a huge part of my life. Originally from England, I arrived in Scotland knowing no-one. Luckily there were others like me and I sought ways to find these people. I [...]

By | 2015-11-13T13:38:22+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Japan, Languages, Learning, Study, Travel|Comments Off on Learning Japanese Faster: Make Japanese a part of your everyday life (even if you don’t live in Japan)