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How do you say "I begin..." in Japanese? Tune in to this week's Study Saturday for your bite-sized grammar pointer!
Season 7 is all about matsuri, or festivals! Tune in to our first episode for a glimpse into the matsuri culture in Japan!
Our finale episode features a very special guest: Ellie Fox! In this season recap, we discuss our experiences on working in Japan, job hunting, visa sponsorship, and Japanese language ability for working in Japan. Oh, and a bonus Q&A section!
In Japanese, these two types of verbs are classified under transitive and intransitive verbs. We take a look at what they are, how to identify them and how to use them in a sentence!
You cant work in Japan without a working visa — find out how to get one in this episode!
Not sure what to say in a Japanese job interview? We give you a run-through of a basic one here in this exclusive Study Saturday episode!
Interviews are tough, let alone in a different language. Here are three major tips to acing that mensetsu!
The second part of basic keigo is here — as part of our language series, Study Saturday, we break down the humble form in Japanese polite speech!
Etiquette is a huge part of Japanese culture — do you know Japanese business etiquette? Here are 4 aspects you should know!
There's always a positive and negative in everything — in this episode, we look at the pros and cons of working in Japan! Stay till the end for a bonus point!
Keigo is known to be scary, and difficult to learn. We made it simple in this episode, breaking down the honorific form.
We know that the Japanese have a rich and unique culture, and that affects how they think and act at work. Decipher the Japanese working mindset with us in this episode!
The causative form can have two meanings: causation and permission. Figure out how to conjugate and use it in this Study Saturday episode!
Finding a job is hard enough, let alone in a different country. We’re giving you some job-hunting tips to find a sweet position in Japan for you!
The passive form is significant in Japanese language, but the conjugation can be a little tricky. We break it down easy for you in this Study Saturday episode!
Welcome to Season 6: Working in Japan! Our first episode highlights the best jobs to take on as a foreigner in The Land of the Rising Sun!
There’s always the plus and minus side to living in any new country — what is it for Japan? Listen to podcast host Azra’s experience and insight into her life in Japan, plus a special Q&A section where we answer your submitted questions!
If you have any dietary restrictions — whether it's vegan, vegetarian, halal, gluten-free or lactose intolerant — we've compiled a list of words and phrases for making special requests when dining in Japan!
If you’re familiar with our first “Japan on A Budget” episode in Season 4 about travel, we have a Japan life version!
There are only a handful of ways to say “only” in Japanese, and this episode of our language series breaks down 4 of the most commonly used ones, along with some roleplaying scenarios exemplifying them!
Want to know how to start your life in Japan? There’s a lot of nitty-gritty, but we’ve simplified it into 5 steps!
There are more than a few ways to express “must” and “have to”, and this Study Saturday episode will break it down nice and easy for you!
In this episode, as part of the “Life in Japan” theme, we chat about an interesting aspect of life in Japan: the socialising culture.
This is the second part of helping verbs grammar, where we cover te ageru, te kureru and te morau.