Our beginner lessons will begin to teach the basics of Japanese grammar. You will learn the third writing system used, Kanji .You will learn and write the most common Kanji used. You will continue to build your Japanese vocabulary. By the end, you will be able to read simple Japanese text.
Practice the counter for money, えん, and how to say telephone numbers.
Are you excited about learning your first kanji, the numbers いち through じゅう?Read Lesson
Practice the characters for the numbers 1 through 10.
There are standard greetings for when you leave your house and when you return.Read Lesson
Practice the phrases for when you leave the house and when you return.
Learn how to ask "what" questions, and to ask how much.Read Lesson
Practice asking and answering questions with なん.
You can, but it will not help. Have you mastered how to count in Japanese?
The Japanese language has many ways to be polite, and also many ways to be respectful.Read Lesson
It can only be honorable to continue practice making なん questions with the vocabulary from the lesson Paying Homage To Honorifics.
Revisit the kanji for 一 through 十 and learn their kun'yomi: another way to count!Read Lesson
Practice the numbers ひとつ through とお and revisit the kanji 一 to 十 once more.