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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Using this tool you can add ruby kanji-readings to Japanese text or websites. You can also listen to text in audio form.

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I’d like to study Japanese… Where’s the best place to start?

First of all, you might like to try reading up on what kind of language Japanese is. In Start learning Japanese from zero we introduce some websites where you can find a simple summary or a brief overview of the language as a whole.

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