Tag Archives: 日本語

がんばれ

Let’s be honest. Learning Japanese is difficult. Especially being as English is my mother tongue. However, I remember saying back in July that I’d try to write a bit about life as a researcher in Japan. I don’t seem to … Continue reading

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ふりかけ

In other news, I’m quite proud of how well I can now read hiragana! I was in Oriental Mart in town yesterday, picking up a few supplies (thai basil, pandan leaves, nori sheets and the other sorts of things you … Continue reading

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今日の緑さん

Did you know that Japanese is currently the most popular blogging language in the world? It surprised me, I must admit. According to The Telegraph, with several hundred million blog authors, there are more posts written in Japanese than in … Continue reading

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日本語はかっこいいすですね

So I’m going to be officially taking a course in Japanese with the Gradschool! I need 6 more training points, and the course of 10 evening classes gives me 8 — which is pretty much ideal. Conveniently, I already know … Continue reading

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