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.
Practice the colors red, blue, white, black, and yellow in their noun and adjective forms.
Test your mastery of the particle の, colors, and new verbs!
Learn how to make negative sentences by changing です to ではありません.Read Lesson
Use the "isn't" ではありません in patterns with nouns and な adjectives.
Japanese has three words for "this" and "that": これ, それ, and あれ.Read Lesson
Drill これ, それ, and あれ.
これ, それ, and あれ can only be used by themselves and not with nouns. Solution? Add の and we have この, その, and あの.Read Lesson
Let's practice この,その, and あの with drills.
い adjectives are special when they turn negative: say goodbye to い, meet your new friend く, and add an ありません.Read Lesson
Practice converting い adjectives to the dark side.
Today's a nice day to learn some Japanese. Let's talk about the weather!Read Lesson
Practice the vocabulary and expressions from the lesson "Today's A Nice Day."