Japanese Grammar Structure (Updated)

Dear all, おはようございます! If you recall my post yesterday that i talked about Japanese grammatical terms, today i am going to share how and why the grammatical terms matter. To make things short, i am going to refer 名詞 (Nouns) as 名, 助詞 (Particles) as 助, 動詞 (Verbs) as 動, 副詞 (Adverbs) as 副, 形容詞 (Adjectives)…

Japanese Grammatical Terms

Dear all, I have made a list of Japanese grammatical terms. Please feel free to use it. The list will add up more and more. If i have time, i will go through how to all this link up together and why it is important to know all these terms. /Can Hiragana Roomaji Meaning 名詞(めいし)…

JET Programme

Dear all, Japan Creative Centre is having an information session on the JET programme. If you are interested, pls see more details from here. /Can

New Beginner Japanese class (Sat 3-5pm)

Dear all, I am starting a new Beginner Japanese class on Sat 3-5pm, as the current 3-5pm class has moved up and taken the 1-3pm slot. Please see the details as per below. Starting Date: 3rd Nov 18 (Sat) or earlier Time: 3pm-5pm Slots: 6 Fees: $300 for 10 sessions If you are interested, kindly…

Free Beginner Japanese Lessons

Dear all, I will be organizing free Beginner Japanese lessons worth $600 for a group of 5 students starting Dec 19. The day should be on Sat 3-5pm or Sun 930-1130pm To be eligible, you need to fill in the following template and submit to me at admin @ learnJapanese.sg (remove all spaces) All applications…

JLPT Levels: What do they test you on?

Dear all, Someone ever asked me before, why do i need to take JLPT N5? I would like to take this chance to clear some doubts. Every level of JLPT tests you on different areas of the language. The below is based on my personal and students’ experiences of taking the exam. N5: Ability to…

Free learning space to revise/learn Japanese

Dear all, I have collaborated with a classroom provider to provide a self-study room for you all to self study starting October 3rd. Time: 7.00pm-830pm, every Wed Location: Waterloo Centre Classroom rental: Free for the 1st 5 who contact me. Subsequent members: $3/per person/per session If you would like to come and meet up with…

馬鹿正直な先生 (The super honest teacher)

Hi all, Received a testimonial from my student. Do take a look and see for yourself. What is your motivation? /Can “What is your motivation in learning Japanese?” This is the question that Can/Tsubasa/Dimitri asks whether I got stuck in my Japanese studies. I’m sure you will hear this too when you meet him for…

JLPT Results Post Review

Dear all, Went to retake the N2 exam with my students and got my 1st highest N2 result! This time round, i can safely say that the marks were heavily moderated (estimated about 10 marks) I.e if you are getting around 150, your actual score in the exam is around 140. If you are interested…

New Beginner Japanese: Foundation Studies class (Sat)

Dear all, I will be starting a new Japanese class for Saturday. Date: 6th Oct 18 (Sat) or once we have 6 students. Time: 1-3pm Location: Waterloo Centre (exact location to be advised later) Fees: $300 inclusive of classroom rental and textbook/10 sessions Number of students: 6 Try 5 lessons for $80. If you wish…