Eight ways to learn Japanese

Eight ways to learn Japanese

Here are eight effective ways to learn Japanese, based on my own experience as a student and journalist in Japan. 1. Study with a tutor. This is how I started out. Later when I moved to Japan, my Japanese friends were shocked that my first teacher was a Korean woman...
“Womansword” will be published soon

“Womansword” will be published soon

Womansword: What Japanese Words Say About Women will be published again soon with a new introduction. The book provides a portrait of Japanese womanhood with linguistic, sociological, and historical insight into issues central to the lives of women everywhere. It will...
Welcome to Japan Advise

Welcome to Japan Advise

Welcome to JapanAdvise.com, a new website that will advise you on learning Japanese and finding out about Japan. Japan Advise comes from Kittredge Cherry, author of Womansword: What Japanese Words Say About Women. She studied in Japan on a Rotary scholarship for...