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.
We learn the verb to go, いきます, as well as the particle to put on the place you are going to: に.Read Lesson
Practice the verbs for coming and going, but don't scrape your に's!
The particle へ, pronounced "e," also indicates direction of motion. That's not too tricky, へ?Read Lesson
Drill that vocab and practice using the particle へ!
More kanji to master! Get ready, set, go!Read Lesson
Five more kanji to meet and greet!
The time has come to learn the polite past tense!Read Lesson
Drill the formation of the polite past tense until it is second nature!
Learn how to form the negative past tense of polite verbs. Don't get tense, it's easy!Read Lesson
If the negative is in the past, then your future is positive! Master the negative polite past tense.
Revisit the particle で for a few new upgrades. Learn how to eat pizza with a fork and study at school!Read Lesson
Is it で? Is it に? The difference is as clear as night and day!