ありがとうのうた

みなさん、 こんばんは。Today, i received a thank you note from one of the readers who read my blog. Message as below: Hi Can Sensei, I would like to say thanks for the blog posts about the grammars and stuff, it helped me when I was taking Japanese as an elective in university. _________________ Throughout my 12…

Video of my teaching

みなさん、 こんばんは。 If you would like a video to see how i teach, pls email me. For serious potential students only. Cheers, Can

Best student award 2018

Best student award for 2018: Cliff S /Ben S —————- Cliff comes to me as a すごく賢い人です。Very hardworking, diligent, always striving to learn more Japanese. It is no wonder that he finished the whole N5 syllabus in less than 4 months and scoring a A ★ for his mock test that i gave to him….

Japan Food Fair@Takashimaya

みなさん、(Everyone) こんばんは。 (Good evening) 今日は高島屋へ行きました。 (I went to Takashimaya today) Wanted to buy some stuff but kinda expensive, so went home empty handed. =( /Can

Passed N1 (by my 2 months N2 student)

Dear all, Do you remember the student who took 2 months and passed N2? He managed to pass N1 and wrote a testimonial for me. Read on to see what he said. /Can ———————————- I am happy to write another testimonial for Can-sensei, who continued to be my mentor when I was preparing for my…

New Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies (Sat afternoon)

Dear all, I will be starting a new Japanese class on Sat afternoon. Estimated starting date: 17th November 18 (Sat) or earlier once we have 6 students Time: 3-5pm Fees: $300/10 lessons Slots: 6 (2 slots left) Location: Waterloo Centre (See classroom and testimonials) Try 2 lessons for free. =) Drop us an message using…

Collaboration with Matsudo International School

Dear all, I have started a collaboration with Matsuda International School, Japan to refer students who wish to study in Japan. I don’t earn a commission from them, the savings is all passed to the students. For student visa course (long term study), they currently already have a scholarship called AJP, which gives a total…

Reference for Minna no Nihongo 1

みなさん、 おはようございます。 Below is a chart i have done. Feel free to use it or share with your friends. Cheers, Can

Japanese Conjugation Resource

みなさん、こんばんは。 I wrote a program that can generate the list of sentences based on the verb entered. If you are interested to purchase this program (all proceeds will go to charity), please contact me at admin @ learnJapanese.sg (no space) Thank you. Cheers, Can  

Difference between 友達に会います and 友達と会います

みなさん、おはようございます。 Today i would like to talk about the difference between 「友達(ともだち)に会います」 and 「友達(ともだち)と会います」。 You might be familiar with 「友達に会います」 that is seen in Minna no Nihongo Chapter 6. 「友達に会います」:You meet your friend and he/she does not move from his/her original location. 「友達と会います」:Both you and your friend move from your current location to meet each…