Commonly asked by anime enthusiasts, “is it possible to learn Japanese with anime?” This is a question I’ve been wondering myself for quite some time but since I’ve interacted with people who watched tons of anime I came to an understanding that I think make sense.
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I’ve collected 4 Kanji Compounds for expressive one’s effort that are powerful and great to know for your vocabulary. You can check out the kanji compound page for more interesting ones. This are words found from both 4ji.za-yu and my own dictionary “四字熟語実用辞典”.
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Whenever I get asked if Japanese is complicated, I always answer no. This is because I honestly do find Japanese to be a logically structured language; there is a virtual absence of irregular conjugations and superfluous grammar, the obvious etymology seen through kanji heavily facilitates the memorization of new vocabulary, etc etc.
Yet many Western learners of Japanese seem to struggle in their studies. Why? I believe these difficulties stem from a misconception of how languages actually work, which I’d like to elaborate by referring to Ludwig Wittgenstein’s idea of so-called ‘family resemblance’.
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Reading manga (Japanese cartoons) is a great tool for learning and reviewing Japanese vocabulary which is why we’re going to look into the words from manga One Punch Man. Since it is manga, there will be all kinds of themes and storylines. This makes it even more interesting keeping track of what kind of words showing up. For this time, we’ve selected five memorable and fascinating words.
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