Life is full of ki-do-ai-raku (kee-doh-ah-ee-rah-koo; delight-anger-sorrow-fun), and some phrases slip out of our mouths repeatedly in response to different daily
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I live in Japan, but barely speak Japanese. I can't help you with verb conjugation or passing the JLPT. But I have managed to eat! Restaurants in Japan are a culinary and cultural adventure. Knowing how to act is crucial to speaking the language. The...
kuso! translation: shit!/damn!
This application enables you to learn japanese kanji with vocabulary.
A little while ago a friend of mine who's been living in Japan for few weeks texted me in a bit of a dither, saying, "This guy I barely know said I was sweet! Is he coming on to me?" It turns out the word he used was amai (甘い), which nominally means...