Category Archives: Site Updates
It’s been nearly 3 years since the last substantive update. Yet Google Analytics tells me that traffic has roughly tripled, and in the last year I’ve been starting to get quite a few emails from visitors. My apologies for disappearing … Continue reading
I’m currently planning an overhaul of the site. I’ve learned a lot more about Japanese from a linguistic perspective in the several years since I wrote the bulk of the existing content. Now, I’m in a position to greatly improve … Continue reading
For any visitors who are wondering, I’ve been extremely busy with work and various other things for the last couple years and haven’t had time to work on this website, hence the lack of new material. Things are finally winding … Continue reading
Alright, now that we’re back in business, here’s what’s coming up. First, the remainder of the adjectives portion of the beginning lessons: Colors Likes and Dislikes Comparisons: “Yori” and “Hodo” Conjunctions and Compound Sentences Talking About School Subjects There are … Continue reading
The first page in the new Reference section, Conjugations of the Japanese Copula, has been posted. This page lists the conjugations of the three basic forms of the copula: da, desu, and de gozaimasu, as well as additional forms used … Continue reading
The new Basic Japanese Vocabulary page under Beginning Lessons includes some general vocabulary for beginners as well as links to particular categories of vocabulary covered on dedicated pages. A basic particle summary page is also in the works.
The Contact page is up, so if you’d like to give some feedback on the Introduction to the Japanese Language series or anything else, I’d love to hear from you. I’ve started building the Links section, adding some links to … Continue reading