We tried loads of websites, online tools and ideas for Japanese learners - here are the ones that made us think 'e! kore' (this is great!)

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You can find out some cultural differences between Japan and your own country as you consider Japanese culture and society while answering the questions posed on this site.


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I live in Tokyo, but I can’t read Japanese. Are there any sites out there to help with remembering hiragana?

If you live in Tokyo, or you plan on going there sometime, you might find our article On the Tokyo Yamanote Line (1) interesting. Use the sites we introduce and you can learn the names of stations in Tokyo while you study!

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