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How an Elephant Named Butterfly Can Insanely Enhance Your Memory for Language Learning

Why the Heck Is Listening Such a Big Deal? 5 Reasons Why Language Learners Need to Listen Up

18 Click-tastic Resources for Learning and Practicing Japanese Online

5 Problems You’ll Need to Overcome to Learn Chinese on Your Own Like a Master (applies to Japanese as well!)

Need some inspiration to keep studying? Look no farther! (Or do whatever floats your boat, you do you.)

Sweet Deal! 15 Online Language Learning Tools That’ll Make You Feel Like a Kid in a Candy Store

Do You Know the Best Way to Learn a Language Quickly?

5 Secrets of Input-based Language Learning That Won’t Leave You out in the Cold

Reaching New Heights: How to Learn Multiple Languages to High Levels of Fluency

Using Authentic Matierals

8 Awesome Tips for Learning Japanese with the News

Learn Japanese with YouTube: 8 Channels You Don’t Wanna Miss

You’ll Love Soaking Up Foreign Language Books with These 8 Extensive Reading Activities

How to Learn Japanese with Subtitles: 4 Ways to Get Started

Welcome to the Japanese Tweet-o-sphere: 4 Tips That Make Twitter the Easiest Way to Learn Japanese

Special Effects: Extracting Spectacular Vocabulary from Japanese Drama Series

10+ Easy Japanese Books to Skyrocket Your Japanese

The Tube Lover’s Guide to Learning a Language: How to Get Fluent by Watching TV


6 Appropriate Ways to Ask “Why” in Japanese Without Losing Face

37 Weird Japanese Words You Won’t Believe Exist

A Fun Intro to Japanese Aesthetics: 7 Key Words to Beautify Your Vocabulary

49 Delicious Japanese Food Words That Cater to the Autumn Appetite

Skyrocket Your Vocabulary With italki!


5 Easy Tricks to Learn Conversational Japanese for Human Beings

10 Essential Japanese Sentence Ending Particles to Conquer Nuance

The Winner’s Guide to Online Japanese Lessons


Learning Kanji: Using Shorter Sentences to Study more Efficiently

How to Learn Kanji: 7 Tips from a Guy Who Did It and Survived

The 5 Best Kanji Apps Made by Native Japanese Speakers for Native Japanese Speakers


Prepare Yourself: Choose One of These 3 Best JLPT Textbooks and Get Started Studying!

For Inspiration/Motivation

Want a Healthy Lifestyle? Reap These Benefits of Being Bilingual!

7 Surprising Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

Lindsay Does Languages inspiration articles


What Parts of Japanese Are Easy to Learn? 15 Areas Where Learners Catch a Break