FREE Websites for Japanese Reading Practice (At Every Level)

free websites for Japanese reading practice

Want to get better at Japanese? Reading is one of the best ways to improve your language skills. It’s especially important to read a lot when you’re learning a language with a different writing system, like Japanese. Hiragana, katakana and kanji can be overwhelming at first. But with enough reading practice, reading these characters will … Read more

How to Say ‘Congratulations’ in Japanese

Congratulations in Japanese: a young Japanese woman in a light pink top holding two colourful balloons against a yellow background.

‘Congratulations’ is one of those basic phrases that is really useful to know in Japanese! It’s quick and easy to learn, and can be used in a variety of different situations. The basic way to say ‘congratulations’ in Japanese is omedetou (おめでとう). Now, depending on the situation, omedetou can be modified to sound more (or … Read more