The silly coincidence also teaches us the importance of kanji!
To go from “death” to “life,” it turns out all you need is “42.”
Japanese citizens feel the symbolism-rich coin, which lacks something, can make travel in Japan difficult for foreign guests.
The history of the first kanji that makes many learners of Japanese want to pull their hair out, and why their initial guess isn’t entirely wrong.
What happens when you put the kanji for “skin” and “meat” together? Uh, not what you think.
From the look of these videos he shot, Wolverine is in love with Japan.
When asked to look back on his week, this kid got full marks for cool bravado, but probably only partial credit for the assignment.
Check out what we thought of the Japanese language course released today!
Five words just as hard to figure out as kanji.
Some people didn’t have to win a beauty pageant to be called “Miss Kyoto.”
Some of these are so long they may require a friend to help say them.
Even if you don’t speak Japanese, that might be to your advantage.
Though the kanji can translate as “lonely country,” his complaint lies elsewhere.
Find out how you can create the name of a prefecture simply by moving just one of these matchsticks.
Amazing versatility shows the depth and difficulty of the Japanese writing system.
“You use WHAT kanji for my country?!”
Japan’s infamous bar barkers often won’t take no for an answer, but one veteran says this response will stop them in their tracks.
Words about corrupt grocers and reading people’s minds? Sign me up!
There’s been plenty of controversy about the casting and plot, but something else jumps out at me in the latest preview.
Making English-learning great again.