Monthly Archives: October 2007

Learn the Japanese Kanji with a Nintendo DS

The most difficult thing in learning Japanese is probably learning the multitude of Kanji. If with some effort and perseverance, it is quite possible to learn how to read the Japanese Kanji, it’s much harder to learn how to write … Continue reading

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Sony’s slogan

According to the weekly report from Google Analytics, there seems to be a lot of people looking for Sony’s slogan. Here is the list of the slogans used by Sony : “Sony – a worldwide brand born in Japan.” (1959) … Continue reading

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The Great Book of Rules

If you happen to live in Japan for a while, you will soon or later have to deal with the ザ・法典 (Za HôTen) “Great Book of Rules”. If it’s written in the Great Book of Rules, you can forget about … Continue reading

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