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Many people shy away from learning Japanese because they think it’s too difficult. While the language is very different from English, with a knowledgeable teacher and the right resources, you can learn Japanese!

Remember, however, learning any new language is not an overnight process. It takes time and diligence, but we have the language-learning tools to help you reach your goals. Check out our library of Japanese articles, study tips, and resources below to get started!

Japanese Mythology

Japanese Mythology: 5 Ancient Myths and Legends

Do you have a fascination with old Japanese myths and legends?…
Japanese Honorifics

Japanese Honorifics: Formal & Informal Japanese Name Suffixes

When learning to speak Japanese, you’ll come across suffixes…
Famous Japanese Songs

The 5 Top Japanese Songs of all Time (& What They Really Mean)

The Japanese music culture is rich with beautiful melodies and…

Japanese Writing Systems for Beginners: Learn Romaji

When learning Japanese you're introduced to several writing…