The Japanese Slang Jiko undefined The Japanese Slang Jisho 最 高君の俗語の辞書HOMEPAGE ABAYO >> Informal term for "good bye", this is not considered a polite way to say goodbye. ABUNE >> Slang, this is an exclamation take from "abunai". rikaichan About Rikaichan is a popup Japanese-English/German/French/Russian dictionary tool for Firefox, Thunderbird and Seamonkey. Features
Japanese Tips I set about learning Japanese the hard way--with a stack of manga and novels and two dictionaries. Taking a language course would have been helpful, but as a graduate student in a completely unrelated field, I had neither the time nor the money for extra classes. This is not necessarily a page for those already studying Japanese in school, for I'm sure your instructors are much better resources. Japanese Language Books Nihongo These books are not for sale here.Cover prices are shown for reference.Title links are to listings at Amazon. 252 Japanese Language Booksalphabetical by title (Texts are from introductions, prefaces, covers, etc.) Click on a cover image to enlarge
Japanese Kanji to Romaji Converter. Furigana. Pitch Accent. Paste Japanese text here: Phonetic transcription of Japanese text (furigana, kana, romaji or IPA): No Japanese text submitted Learning Hiragana - Yoshida Institute Learning the two Japanese phonetic alphabets, hiragana and katakana, are key to learning basic Japanese. Each hiragana character represents a single vowel or consonant-vowel sound. In the chart below you can see all of the basic hiragana characters along with the closest sounding roman letters. The five vowel sounds, a (ah), i (ee), u (oo), e (eh), o (oh), are combined with the consonant sounds k, s, t, n, h, m, y, r, w to produce almost all the sounds represented by hiragana characters.
Yojijukugo v.4.0 2005-2012 「あ」 合縁奇縁・相縁機縁 （あいえんきえん） [aienkien] (n) uncanny relationship formed by a quirk of fate; a couple strangely but happily united 相碁井目 （あいごせいもく） [aigoseimoku] (exp,n) In every game or play, differences in skill between individuals can be substantial. 日本語資源 - Nihongoresources.com Kansaiben (関西弁) and Oosakaben (大阪弁) First Off: Is This Real Grammar? Well yes, technically this is real grammar, but for a language that isn't an official language as such. This section pertains to the dialect of Japanese spoken in the Kinki (近畿) part of Japan. Yes, you read it right, Kinki. Not kinky...
Manyoshu Best 100 Compiler's note: Man'yoshu ("Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves") is the earliest extant collection of Japanese poetry. Most of its 4,516 numbered waka (or "Japanese poems") in 20 volumes were written in the 7th and 8th centuries. For a brief description of the Man'yōshū, see: Manyoshu in WIKIPEDIA, The Free Encylopedia. An electronic online version of the complete text of the Man'yōshū is available at Japanese Text Initiative. The one hundred poems presented in these web pages are what I consider some of the best pieces in this classical anthology.
Japanese Stories Go to Tom Ray's home page. Go to the Tierra home page. I have translated these texts as my own way of studying Japanese. I have made them available on my web page primarily for other people studying Japanese (and also for Japanese people studying English), but also for those in the West who may not be familiar with these stories. However, these stories have, of course, already been translated. Introduction and Contents This is a list of questions and answers about the Japanese language originally from the Usenet newsgroup sci.lang.japan. Jump to: Writing, Grammar, Word origins, Words from other languages, Japanese and English, Word meanings, Pronunciation, Slang and colloquialisms, Names, Examinations, Word games, Numbers, counting, and dates, Etiquette, Computers, Miscellaneous, Other internet resources, About the sci.lang.japan Frequently Asked Questions. 1.
Public English-Japanese Dictionary - English-Japanese Dictionary for English Speaking People - This page provides English-Japanese dictionary for English Speaking People. When we seek a Japanese word, we refer English-Japanese dictionary and then Japanese-English dictionary to confirm its meaning. Kanji character is major obstacle on the second process. Therefore, every Kanji character has its correspoinding Kana on this dictionary. word 10 Awesome Japanese Dictionary Apps to Read and Define Anything Two tourists and a German Shepard walk into Ueno Park. Where’s the punchline? There isn’t one, expect for the fact that neither tourist can determine if the sign at the park entrance “犬の出入禁止” (いぬの でいり きんし) reads, “No Dogs Allowed.” At the time, myself and a colleague (the two tourists) didn’t know how to use a kanji dictionary. Besides, who’d lug a dictionary to the park anyway?