The Ultimate System to Learn How to Think in Japanese

Have you tried other textbooks or online programs and find that nothing is sticking long-term?

We've redesigned the Japanese learning experience to help you lay a foundation that will stick with you for a liftime.

We've created a whole new way to teach Japanese, founded in three decades of academic research and years of teaching experience.

Our users are getting an intuition for the language and learning to think in Japanese.

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Five Reasons You'll Learn Better With Japanese Complete

  • Master the most important 777 kanji for 90% coverage of Kanji in the Wild

  • Master the grammar particles with our Particles-First Approach.

  • Quizzes for each chapter challenge your understanding and polish your recall.

  • Amazing tips, tricks, and secrets to help you take your Japanese intuition to the next level. Stuff not taught elsewhere.

  • Visual sentence composing tools for Japanese, built custom for our program.

  • Invest in yourself and create a solid foundation in Japanese with our groundbreaking methods.

Master the social hierarchy and politeness language of Japanese with helpful visuals.

Get an intuition for Japanese grammar quickly

You'll remember Japanese for the long-term with our Particles-First Approach to instilling an intuition for Japanese.

  • Unlock the grammar particles of Japanese with our thorough, English-context approach to teaching.
  • Learn and remember the variety of grammar formulas long-term thanks to helpful visuals and plentiful examples.
Unlock the Japanese grammar particles with thorough explanations and visual breakdowns not available elsewhere.
Using English context to explain grammar and dialogue has numerous advantages including rapid comprehension and long-term recall.

Start training your language reflexes right away

We leverage English context to teach grammar, kanji, and verbs so you can start making headway into training your Japanese language reflexes without learning a lot of vocabulary beforehand.

  • You already know your native tongue well, so leverage it to master a new language as a teen or adult!
  • Subtleties and nuance are quickly acquired using our approach and they stick with you long-term.
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Visual breakdowns and composing tools help you learn quickly

  • Our visual tools for composing Japanese and learning Japanese grammar are not available elsewhere and they will quickly help you understand how to properly arrange a Japanese sentence.
  • Innovative tools such as our visual sentence composer and our pitch contour training give you an edge on your way to sounding like a native.
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Japanese Complete's visual composing tools give you an accelerated path to fluency and comprehension of Japanese grammar and sentence structure.
Our unique innovation, Kanji in English Context, is like learning kanji in your sleep.

Master kanji via English context and memory scenes

  • Kanji in English Context will change the way you perceive Kanji and give you an edge on reading them in the wild in their variety.
  • You'll never forget kanji meanings and you'll find the joy of kanji with our explanations on etymology, memory scenes to remember them, and our unique innovation Kanji in English Context to show you their versatility and flexibility as semantic glyphs.
  • "It's like learning kanji in your sleep."
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Designed for beginners and for experts to fill their knowledge gaps

You'll never wonder about the structure of a Japanese sentences again with our simplified and visual approach to teaching Japanese grammar.

  • Designed for beginners from the ground-up for to establish an unshakable foundation.
  • Superbly helpful for experts to fill in any gaps in your understanding and help you learn the most common translator and interpreter motifs and equivalences, efficiently.
Built from the ground-up for beginners and for experts, Japanese Complete will take your comprehension to the next level and fill in knowledge gaps where there are any.

The Most Advanced and Most Effective Curriculum to Date

Based on Frequency Analysis of Japanese in the Wild, Japanese Complete gets you to a highly effective level in Japanese without the struggle.

  • For learners who want simple rules with deep insights.
  • For students who want to learn quickly and train their mental model of Japanese.
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  • For students who want to strengthen their fundamentals and bolster their abilities and recognition.
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Laid Out Thoughtfully

Our team of expert language teachers has laid the curriculum out following modern language teaching and pedagogical theory. Learn the most frequent terms first and make rapid progress like never before.

  • Frequency-based Curriculum gives you the best foundation possible for real Japanese.
  • Our Language Blending Approach leverages your native tongue to impart the essentials of Japanese in an unshakable way.
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Learn the Most Frequent Kanji

Our 777 Kanji List is a cornerstone of our curriculum, to help you leverage the most important aspects of Japanese as swiftly as possible.

  • Stay Motivated with engaging Kanji lessons that teach you the etymological origins of kanji, as well as how to remember them and how to write them with stroke order.
  • Rapidly Advance thanks to our Frequency-based Approach that will have you recognizing kanji in the wild from day 1!
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High-Quality Tutoring Included

Included with membership are two 48-minute tutoring sessions per month. If you have any questions, you have your own personal teacher to help!

  • Keep the Enthusiasm Strong when you engage with our friendly, helpful teachers who want you to flourish in Japanese!
  • Learn from Pros from native-speakers to people who have been through the gauntlet themselves, get insights and encouragement from qualified teachers.

Highly Effective Learning

Have Japanese stick with you for the long-term with our innovative lessons and interactive resources.

  • Compose Visually with our visual sentence creation tools for Japanese.
  • Master Pitch Accent with access to our Social Language Learning Corner, Misofluent, where teachers provide your unique compositions with audio and melodic waveform images.
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Heart-shaped lake surrounded by trees in a forest-scene from Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan.

Kanji Masking for Rapid Acquisition

Kanji are not easy to master, unless you have the best techniques available. For Japanese Complete we have crafted a special new method known as Kanji Masking™ to help learners become adept at kanji with celerity.

Learn the kanji like never before with Kanji Masking™ and our helpful etymological and mnemonic lessons.

Just as if you were to mask some parts of your English words with Emoji, Japanese Complete has Kanji Masking™ to help learners acquire the kanji by recognition in record time.

Kanji in English Context™

She hurt her ankle and f足元t when she got out of the car. Luckily her wrist and h手元ds were alright even though she fell on the hard concrete.

It is nice to know where your p人ople came fr元m.

The king has a cr冠wn with a recognizable sh形pe.

The cr冠wning star on the holiday tr木e looks best when placed on a p杉ne tr木e.

Master the Kanji with English Context.

Train Your Intuition

Designed from the ground-up with unique quizzes, Japanese Complete helps train your language intuition and reflexes for Japanese.

Our visual approach to showing where Bunsetsu Jars open and close helps you internalize the structure of Japanese quickly and conveniently.

Lay a solid foundation and experience your Japanese comprehension suddenly rocketship with our unbeatable process.

Kanji in Multiple Passes

We teach Kanji meaning-words via etymological origins and mnemonic scenes.

Then we teach kanji clusters, so you learn real words that use the kanji once you have them down individually. It's the most efficient way to absorb kanji and retain their meanings long-term.

Based on Frequency Analysis

Our curriculum is based on the Balanced Corpus of Contemporary Written Japanese, a decades-long analysis of Japanese in the wild, with sources from films, literature, television, newspapers, magazines, poetry, and so forth, to give the most accurate all-purpose count of real Japanese as it occurs in the wild.

Our Particles-First Approach™

Master Japanese sentence structure and grammar with our innovative approach to teaching word and grammar boundaries.

Never have doubts about which grammatical particles to use again!

Have your grammatical understanding of Japanese stick with you for life.

Kanji in English Context

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Kanji in Engl英sh C文nt脈xt [English Context], helps you move from what you know to what you don't know in a seamless, gradual way, making learning Kanji fun, interesting, and immediately applicable.

Rapid Results

Learners report that with just three months of using our platform their reflex and intuition for Japanese sentence-structure got an upgrade.

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Quizzes Help you Focus

See at a glance which grammatical constructions, verbs, and kanji are giving you the most trouble and harness your time effectively for what needs review.

Narrated Lessons

Listen along to each page of the curriculum with narrated audio. Get the proper pronunciation and follow along with ease.

Value Constantly Increasing

Valuable audio, video, and textbook lessons are being added to Japanese Complete on a weekly basis. When you subscribe you're getting the best value for your buck, because new content is being added all the time. Compared with language learning courses at universities and colleges, or private tutoring, Japanese Complete is a steal. The highest quality content, the highest calibre instruction and access to unparalleled teaching staff by e-mail give you maximum effectiveness and efficiency in your learning journey.

Praised By Educators

Colleagues at University College London find our insightful approach remarkable and useful.

We've cracked the code for teaching Japanese quickly and effectively, based on returning to the fundamentals of language acquisition, focusing on imparting understanding rapidly to teens and adults alike.

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Reasons to Subscribe

  • Get an intuition for Japanese.
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  • Build a solid foundation with thorough explanations for the particles and more.
  • New Lessons released regularly.
  • Listen along with audio lessons and audio stories. Have each page read out loud to you for maximum absorption. 🎶
  • Develop the skill to learn to think and reason in Japanese.
  • Quizzes/drills for every chapter! Imprint that brain concrete! Retain what you learn.
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  • Learn Japanese with insights that maximize your understanding in minimal time.

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