Beginner Japanese (Sun online class)

Hi all, Our Beginner Japanese (Sun online) class has only 2 slots left.You are allowed to attend this class in person if you wish to. Please see the details as per follows: Date: 11th July 2021 (Sun)Time: 2:00-4:00pmFees: $220 for 1st 10 lessons, $330 for subsequent 10 lessons Textbook: $70 for 2 books (to beContinue reading “Beginner Japanese (Sun online class)”


Hi all, おはようございます。Another show that I have been watching is リコカツ(Riko-katsu) by Nagayama Eita and Kitagawa Keiko. One of the things in the show that spiked my interest: 家訓(かくん/family motto) 一、至誠に悖(もと)るなかりしか人の道、つまり誠実さや真心に背くところはなかったか。 1: しせいに もとるなかりしか To question whether you have not gone against your conscience, sincerity and the way of living 二、言行に恥づるなかりしか言葉と行いに恥ずかしいところはなかったか 2: げんこうにはじづるなかりしか Whether youContinue reading “リコカツ”

Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies (July)

Hi all, Our new Beginner class for July is held online. If you wish to attend offline lessons, please let us know in the “Contact Us” form. Date: 11th July 2021 (Sun)Time: 2:00-4:00pmFees: $220 for 1st 10 lessons, $330 for subsequent 10 lessons (total of 60 lessons)Textbook: $70 for 2 books (to be used fromContinue reading “Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies (July)”

Lunch at Ootoya

Today, I brought my students to Ootoya and tried different kinds of food. I strongly recommend to try their pork belly and beef. In case you don’t know, Ootoya started its history from a small Japanese restaurant focusing on “Teishoku” (定食, set meal) in Ikebukuro Tokyo in 1950’s. The restaurant chain aims to provides “heartfulContinue reading “Lunch at Ootoya”

Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies (pushed to 16th June/Wed)

Hi all, We have received some requests to have the lessons in the classroom. As such, we have pushed the class backwards to 16th June. This will allow the classroom to be freed up. Please see the updated details Date: 16th June 2021 (Wed)Time: 7:30-9:30pmFees: $220 for 1st 10 lessons, $330 for subsequent 10 lessonsContinue reading “Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies (pushed to 16th June/Wed)”

New Pre-Advanced Japanese class (N4 to N2 in 1.5 years)

Hi all, We will be having our new Pre-Advanced Japanese class on Saturday afternoon. While we wait for the class to start, students will be put into a holding class to revise N4 concepts at a discounted price. After 1.5 years of studying with us, you would be able to take the JLPT N2 exam.Continue reading “New Pre-Advanced Japanese class (N4 to N2 in 1.5 years)”