How to Support Your Japanese Student
It's important to encourage your son or daughter as he or she is learning Japanese. While it's easy to remind your child or teen to practice, there are some other things you can do to help him or her succeed. These tips from language teacher Carol Beth L. will help you support your Japanese student...
1. Know Your Student's Goals
Why does your son or daughter want to learn Japanese? Is it required in school? Does he or she want to speak with others in Japanese? Is your student interested in an
5 Fun, Effective Ways to Practice Speaking Korean
Looking for some fun ways to practice your Korean language skills? Here, Severn, MD Korean tutor Keulin H. shares some fun and effective study methods to practice speaking Korean...
Learning Korean can be daunting for beginners. Of course, working with a Korean teacher will help you get started with the alphabet and correct pronunciation of the different letter combinations. From there, practice makes perfect! So how can you practice? Here are five fun ways to practice speaking Korean.
Counting in Korean: A Beginner's Guide to Korean Numbers
Learning to count in Korean is important in order to read, write, and speak in Korean. Here, language teacher JaeRyeong S. gives you an introduction to the Korean numbers 1 10
The Korean numbering system is complex, but with a little practice, you can learn to count in Korean.
As with most complex concepts, the Korean numbering system uses simple logic. There are two different categories of Korean numbers: Korean and Sino-Korean.
The two categories can cause some confus
3 Ways to Help Kids Learn Spanish (That Make a Difference)
Should kids learn Spanish differently from adults, or does it matter? Find out in this guest post by Honolulu tutor Jinan B...
We've all heard that children are like sponges and can pick up language very easily. While children do have an incredible capacity to rapidly assimilate information, its important to keep in mind the differences in learning languages that exist between children and adults, and how to best make use of language learning for children. The following are some th
Learn Japanese Through Music: 7 Fun Songs to Sing at Karaoke
Karaoke is a fun activity in any language, but believe it or not, singing karaoke is also a great way to improve your Japanese-language skills.
Karaoke, as we know it, actually started in Kobe City, Japan. The word 'karaoke' is a combination of the words kara (from karappo, which means 'empty') and oke (from okesutura, which means 'orchestra').
You may not have realized that you can learn Japanese through music, but karaoke is one of the best ways to practice vocabulary and pronunciati