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Sun 2014.04.20

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A Phenomenology of Shadows (影の表現学)by Kawai Hayao(河合隼雄) academic, book, General, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Intermediate, Jung, kawai hayao, philosophy, psychology, review, Reviews, shadow, sociology, vocabulary, Vocabulary Lists Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.04.16

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Poll: What do you want from this blog? blog, blogging, feedback, foreign language, General, japan, japanese, language, linguistics, poll, survey Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.04.14

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Japanese Vocabulary List: Final Fantasy 1 words ff1, final fantasy, game, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, linguistics, nintendo, rpg, Uncategorized, vocabulary, Vocabulary Lists, words Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.04.13

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Foreign Language Practice – Higher necessity means higher understanding and retention foreign language, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Moderate, json, language, linguistics, necessity, retention, self-taught, words Self Taught Japanese

Sat 2014.04.12

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パタリロ! (Patalliro!) – A classic, crazy manga series book, comic, General, hakusensha, japan, japanese, manga, mineo maya, patarillo!, review, Reviews, shojo, Uncategorized, パタリロ Self Taught Japanese

Fri 2014.04.11

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Japanese tongue twisters fast, fun, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, tongue twisters, word, 早口言葉 Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.04.10

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Can you say the word “glove” in Japanese, in reverse? children, culture, expression, funny, game, General, glove, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, joke, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.04.09

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Blog analytics – What influences follower count more: number of posts or blog age? analytics, Aside, blog, Blog Analytics, blogging, data, followers, General, math, posts, statistics, stats, visualization Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.04.08

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Don’t make a てき out of 的 (てき) adjective, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistic, noun, self-study, teki, Uncategorized, Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.04.07

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Nu Sushi in Coral Springs – one of the best Sushi shops around coral springs, food, General, japan, japanese, restaurant, review, Reviews, sushi, 和風, 和食, 寿司 Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.04.06

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Language on Track – A new tool to help with foreign language learning (call for alpha testers) alpha, foreign language, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language on track, prototype, study, test, tool, website Self Taught Japanese

Fri 2014.04.04

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Don’t underestimate the Japanese ”っ” (little tsu) foreign langugae, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, pronunciation, tsu, words Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.04.03

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Self Taught Japanese’s 100th Post! 100th, anniversary, Aside, blog, blogging, General, japan, japanese, language, linguistics, post, self-study, statistics, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.04.01

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Review: Youkoso: Invitation to Contemporary Japanese textbook book, college, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, review, Reviews, textbook, workbook, youkoso Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.04.01

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Different ways of saying “except” in Japanese except, expression, foreign language, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, study Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.03.31

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Japan’s consumption tax raises from 5% to 8% consumption, country, economics, economy, General, government, japan, japanese, lifestyle, tax Self Taught Japanese

Fri 2014.03.28

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Review: “Arakawa Under the Bridge” (荒川アンダー ザ ブリッジ) anime, dorama, drama, General, japan, japanese, language, manga, movie, Reviews, TV, 荒川アンダー ザ ブリッジ Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.03.27

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“ikizurai” and (improperly) using the -づらい (-zurai) suffix in Japanese foreign language, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, nikui, study, yasui, zurai Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.03.26

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Learning a foreign language and aging aging, bilingual, brain, cognition, General, japan, japanese, language, linguistics, memory, mental Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.03.25

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Programming Podcast – a fresh look at Japanese conversation between everyday people conversation, fluent, foreign language, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, Podcast, programming, resource, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.03.24

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Different ways to express “Again” in Japanese again, expression, foreign language, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, once more, self-study, words Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.03.23

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Tate’s Comics: One of the best shops in South Florida for all your comic needs anime, Aside, bookstore, comics, florida, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Moderate, manga, review, Reviews, store, tates Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.03.19

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Placing blame or fault in Japanese with せい (sei) blame, expression, fault, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, okagede, okagesamade, sei, seide, Uncategorized, せいで Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.03.18

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Research Results: Homophones in Japanese Aside, data, data mining, frequency, General, homophones, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, language, linguistics, php, report, research, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.03.18

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Book Review: 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami (Book 1) [Warning: Mild Spoilers] 1984, author, book, General, haruki, haruki murakami, japan, japanese, murakami, novel, review, Reviews Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.03.16

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Podcastle, a great way to search and listen to Japanese podcasts aist, blog, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Intermediate, learn, Podcast, Reviews, speech reconition, study, subtitles, transcription, voice blog Self Taught Japanese

Fri 2014.03.14

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Beginner Japanese: Are three alphabets better than one? alphabet, beginner, characters, General, hiragana, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, kanji, katakana, language, linguistics, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.03.13

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A look at a Japanese proverb General, honda, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, philosophy, proverb, translation, Uncategorized, words Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.03.12

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Different ways to say ‘only’ in Japanese expression, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, only, self-study, study, words, だけ Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.03.12

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普通 (futsuu), a perfectly “normal” Japanese word expression, futsuu, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, normal, self-study, self-taught, Uncategorized, vocabulary Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.03.11

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〜て + ある (~tearu): saying something exists in a certain state expression, foreign language, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, self-study, tearu, words, ある Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.03.10

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Poll Analysis: “Why are you studying Japanese?” analysis, data, General, japan, japanese, language, linguistics, motivation, poll, reason, statistics, why Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.03.10

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まし (mashi) in Japanese – a way to express the best of two evils expression, foreign language, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, language, linguistics, mashi Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.03.09

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Thinking in a foreign language bilingual, culture, foreign language, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Advanced, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, thought, Uncategorized, words Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.03.06

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Sunday Inspiration cinematography, General, japan, japanese, movie, music, production, Reviews, Uncategorized, video Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.03.06

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A few uses of 〜じゃない expression, General, grammar, ja nai, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, self-study, study, じゃない Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.03.03

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Japanese useful construct: ~なくなる (ex: しなくなる) expression, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, なくなる, なる Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.03.02

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Aikido: a unique, Japanese martial art aikido, exercise, General, japan, japanese, martial arts, meditation, Reviews, spiritual, training, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.02.27

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What if your blog could get 20x more viewers for a day? [Aside] advertising, Aside, blog, blogging, General, japanese, life, readers, statistics, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.02.26

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What to say in Japanese when you don’t know what to say beginner, conversation, expressions, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, self-study, study Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.02.25

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Don’t be fooled by translations books, dubbing, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, movies, Reviews, subtitles, translation, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.02.24

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20 Century Boys: An amazing Japanese comic series 20th century, 21st century, book, boys, comic, General, japan, japanese, manga, movie, review, Reviews, Uncategorized, urasawa naoki Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.02.23

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いい (ii): A very ‘good’ Japanese word expression, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, study, いい, 日本語 Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.02.19

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Some hints about Japanese pronunciation General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, pronounce, pronounciation, sounds, speak, speech, study, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Wed 2014.02.19

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でしょう / だろう (deshou/darou) in Japanese darou, deshou, expression, General, grammar, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics Self Taught Japanese

Tue 2014.02.18

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“Self Taught Japanese” email address for questions contact, email, General, japan, japanese, learn, self-study, self-taught, study, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.02.17

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Restaurant Review: ‘Osho’ at San Francisco International Airport airport, california, cuisine, food, General, japan, japanese, osho, Reviews, san francisco, shougi Self Taught Japanese

Sun 2014.02.16

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The Japanese question particle, か (ka) expression, General, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, linguistics, particle, polite, question, study, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Thu 2014.02.13

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Conversing with native speakers and the human element conversation, General, human, japan, japanese, Japanese Study: Beginner, Japanese Study: Intermediate, language, native, practice, social, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese

Mon 2014.02.10

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Kinokuniya and Mitsuwa Marketplace in San Jose, California bookstore, california, daiso, General, grocery store, japan, japanese, kinokuniya, mitsuwa, Reviews, san jose, Uncategorized Self Taught Japanese