If you're new to learning Japanese, start with our introductory level. You'll learn the two writing systems, Hiragana and Katakana. You will learn proper Japanese pronunciation. You will learn how to read them as well as how to write each character. You'll also learn simple greetings and how to ask questions.
Don't say ノ to katakana! Keep working hard!Read Lesson
Practice the newly learned ナ to ノ.
Say yes! Don't say ノ. Be optimistic about this quiz.
We are halfway through the katakana with ハ to ホ. That's no laughing matter.Read Lesson
You don't need to say ホホホ to practice these katakana.
Test your knowledge of these katakana.
Dakuten and handakuten with katakana ハ to ホ. It may seem like a lot, but if you have the ハ line down pat, it will go smoothly.Read Lesson
A drill for those willing to go where ハ meets dakuten and handakuten.
Big quiz with dakuten and handakuten. Look closely!
マ, ミ, ム, メ, モ! Don't be confused by some of the katakana that can look similar.Read Lesson
Practicing these katakana will have you calling your mother.
No cheating! Test yourself, fair and square.