Our beginner lessons will begin to teach the basics of Japanese grammar. You will learn the third writing system used, Kanji .You will learn and write the most common Kanji used. You will continue to build your Japanese vocabulary. By the end, you will be able to read simple Japanese text.
Failing to remember the past tense will doom you to repeat it!
The particle が makes a return, and with the help of some adjectives, we learn how to describe people.Read Lesson
Practice the pattern to describe tall people, short people, and people with really long legs.
Here, there, everywhere! Two new particles in this lesson help us go from and to places.Read Lesson
It's important to know where you are coming from, and where you are going to, using the particles から and まで.
Let's take a further look at から and まで, and apply the two particles to additional situations involving time.Read Lesson
It's time for more practice with the particles から and まで!
There are two verbs for existence: いる, for animate things (people, animals, etc.) and inanimate objects (desks, tables, etc.).Read Lesson
Animate, or inanimate? No, you won't be practicing with Frankenstein. Just the two verbs for "to be"!
When we want to describe a location when using the verbs いる and ある, we use the particle に.Read Lesson
Practice all of the new positional vocabulary in patterns with いる and ある.
Let's review the usages of に and で that we've learned, as well as look at how we can use を with verbs of motion.Read Lesson