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No66 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO!

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) Last time I wrote about how to talk about your favourite athlete/sports teams. In this column, I’m going to teach you some phrases that you can use when watching s[...]

No65 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Dono senshu ga suki desu ka?

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. In this month’s column, I’d like to teach you some sports-related Japanese. In Japan, there is a certain phrase: “sports season autumn”. There are also the phrases: “appetite season autumn” and [...]

No64 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Nihonshu ga suki desu.

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) My name is Makoto. In the previous issue, Kana.U explained how to talk about places you’ve been to and what you thought of them. The theme of this column is “Jap[...]

No63 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Nihongo joozu desu ne!

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) In my last two columns, I taught you how to answer when people asked you “where are you from?” and “what nationality are you?” and then “do you speak Japan[...]

No62 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Nihongo dekimasu ka?

hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) Last time I taught you how to talk about yourself in Japanese so that you can answer the questions “Where are you from?” and “What Japanese food do you like?[...]

No61 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Nihon no tabemono wa sukidesuka?

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) Last time I taught you how to talk about your opinions regarding what you have bought. do you remember how to say “that’s so cute!” or “brilliant!” in Japa[...]

No60[LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGO! / Chotto takai naa.

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!) Last time I taught you how to ask in Japanese how much something costs when shopping in Japanese. In this column, “Shopping Part Two”, I’m going to teach you h[...]

No59 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGo! / Kore ikura desuka?

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Konnichiwa, Mina-san! (Hello, everyone!). Last time I talked about Japanese New Year’s greetings and New Year’s culture in Japan. In this column, I’m going to teach you how to ask how much som[...]

No58 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGo! / Happy New Year!

Hello there! This column will include useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Mina-san, akemashite omedetoo! (Everyone, Happy New Year!). Have you ever heard the phrase “akemashite omedetoo”? Actually, many Asian countries which have historically been strongly influenced by Chine[...]

No57 [LANGUAGE] Let’s nihonGo! / Walk this way, talk this way!

Hello there! This column will teach you useful Japanese phrases that cover a variety of topics. Walk this way, talk this way! In our last column, I taught you how to express opinions about food you had ordered. This time, I’m going to introduce to you something essential for all people travelling [...]