J-Slang! #1

J-Slang! #1

Welcome to the first post of “J-Slang,” where I write slang that should sometimes never be repeated! 😛 Why?! Because Japanese should be a beautiful, eloquent language, not dirty, and rough! Japanese language is so difficult. Being Japanese but born in the...
日本語 Nihongo Time! #2

日本語 Nihongo Time! #2

HMMM.. Lesson 2 of Japanese with me?! Lesson 1 of Japanese with Christine was OMOTENASHI. How many of you retained that bit? Today, I think I’ll go with the Japanese-y way of saying “Long time no see” or “It’s been awhile.”...
日本語 Nihongo Time!

日本語 Nihongo Time!

There are so many Japanese words that don’t have the same word in English. It’s probably because of the culture, like certain things don’t exist in English like it does in Japan. Many times, I am asked, “How do you say this in English?” by a Japanese person, and I’m...