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10 tips for learning Japanese

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Hi everyone, my name is Steve Kaufmann. I have achieved varying degrees of fluency in 15 languages, and look forward to learning more. Here is 10 tips for learning Japanese.

Visit my blog for more tips, advice, and motivation.
http://blog.thelinguist.com/

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10 tips for learning Japanese

  1. 1. JAPANESE 10 tips for learning
  2. 2. Accept that Japanese culture & language are and that is the appeal. Unique Rich Different
  3. 3. Believe that in time youwill GET USED TO THE structure and feel of JAPANESE COMMUNICATION WITH ENOUGH exposure.
  4. 4. RecognizeTHE DIFFERENT POLITENESS FORMS BUT STAY WITH NEUTRAL LANGUAGE DON’T WORRY ABOUT OFFENDING ANYONE. IT WON’T HAPPEN.
  5. 5. LEARN THE KANA WRITING SYSTEM AND START LEARNING KANJI AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
  6. 6. READ AND LISTEN AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE. START WITH EASY STUFF THEN PUSH YOURSELF TO FIND INTERESTING CONTENT.
  7. 7. LEARN THE PARTICLES BUT DON’T WORRY ABOUT DIFFERENCES BETWEEN “WA” AND “GA” FOR A LONG TIME.
  8. 8. IGNORE ANYONE WHO SEEKS TO EXPLAIN JAPANESE “PITCH” TO YOU. NOT WORTH WORRYING ABOUT.
  9. 9. ENJOY YOURSELF. IT IS A LONG FASCINATING ROAD.
  10. 10. FOR MORE, CHECK OUT MY BLOG: http://blog.thelinguist.com
  11. 11. Learn Languages Like I Do www.lingq.com

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