Language is a living, breathing organism. What makes it unique is that it can take on more than one form; in its spoken form, language can be used to build connections, come to agreements, and share ideas. In its written form, language can form the backbone of entire cultures and civilizations. And, like all …
There is MUCH MORE to “Desu” than you possibly would have thought!
Poggers?!? Pepe The Frog?!? Twitch?!? Watcha talking about?
There is a WHOLE LOT more to the word Kamikaze than you probably knew.
OOF! I wish I knew all these crazy meanings of OOF a little bit earlier!
Bunpro is the answer to Japanese grammar. Hands down, this is it. If reading the text books, scrawling out workbook examples, and grinding Anki reviews isn’t doing it for you, then Bunpro will whip you into shape without a problem. I love this site and this review is going to be glowing, fair warning. I …
The downfall of Memrise.
DUOLINGO is a true veteran in the language learning game…does it (still) live up to its initial hype, though? Let’s find out!
Those who know Anki either love it or hate it. And those who hate it… are wrong.
If you are serious about learning Kanji, then you should give WaniKani a try!
The different meanings of YAMI in a nutshell.
What does the Spanish expression “Te amo” really mean? Let’s find out!
All you ever wanted to know about Kimonos and Yukatas!
We’re diving into the depths of nerd controversy here. What I’ll be covering isn’t an exact science and there are shades of meaning around the edges. For the casual reader, this will be an excellent primer. But if you’re one of the two types of people I’ll be discussing today, you might just have a …
All the nuances and facets of the Japanese word DEKU in one comprehensive article.
The true meaning of Japanese “nii-chan” in a nutshell.