Research-Based Methods for Learning Japanese

Conclusions from the Academic Research We looked at research papers from the last 30 years to evaluate our set of teaching strategies undertaken in our Japanese language learning application called Japanese Complete. We found that the scholarly and academic studies referred to confirm: Kanji [logographs of mainland Asian origin] are categorized as the main impedimentContinue reading “Research-Based Methods for Learning Japanese”

Japanese Sentence Structure

Aside from always having a verb at the end, Japanese does not depend on sequence. Japanese is a grammar defined by grammar particles, functional “words” that glue on to nouns to indicate what purpose the noun serves. Here we highlight some common Japanese particles in a slice of the ひらがな [hiragana] syllabary. You can practiceContinue reading “Japanese Sentence Structure”

Win 3 months of Japanese Complete

Enter to win 3 free months of Japanese Complete! https://japanesecomplete.com/win/ Learn Japanese like never before, with Kanji in English Context, Visual sentence composing with Wag, multiple-choice quizzes to confirm your understanding, Cultural notes and explanations not available elsewhere, and a curriculum designed to lead to native-level comprehension of Japanese based on our Five Factors ofContinue reading “Win 3 months of Japanese Complete”

How to Teach Yourself a Second Language

Matt W. asks: “Without formal education/classes, what are the best ways to become fluent in another language? I would like to increase my ability to speak German and begin to learn Russian by using many different resources. Advice?” Excellent question, Matt! Okay, you gotta immerse yourself as much as possible. From experience, you gotta learnContinue reading “How to Teach Yourself a Second Language”

Free Hiragana Listening Practice with Voice Variety

Access available at: japanesecomplete.com/hiragana Want to learn all the Hiragana but don’t care to learn the Romaji (latinized version of Japanese)? We’ve got you covered with our Hiragana Identification Quiz page. Click [play] to hear the letter read aloud by one of the voices available. Then select the corresponding letter. If you got it right,Continue reading “Free Hiragana Listening Practice with Voice Variety”

One Tutoring Session Now Included

Japanese Complete is delighted to announce that we are offering 48-minute tutoring sessions to learners of Japanese! If you’re a subscriber, you get 1 tutoring session monthly, included with membership. If you’re not a subscriber, it’s just $14.48 per 48-minute session. You can find out more at https://japanesecomplete.com/tutor it will redirect you to a pageContinue reading “One Tutoring Session Now Included”

Realtime Generation and Translation of Japanese with Wag

Recently we took up the challenge of seeing how far the envelope could be pushed on learning tools for Japanese. We’re delighted to announce real-time generation and translation of Japanese via our Composing Tool, Wag! Now, when students are composing sentences using Wag, Wag will attempt to translate the sentence and offer a grammatical interpretationContinue reading “Realtime Generation and Translation of Japanese with Wag”