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"Japanese Lessons" - Learning Japanese Online in English -
10 min. radio broadcast by NHK WORLD every week
Now broadcasting Dec. 22 - Dec. 28
Lesson 38 What should I do if an earthquake occurs?
While cleaning the local streets, Cuong and his neighbors come round to discussing the recent earthquake.
The Japanese Syllabary For Japanese starters, let's begin by learning how to pronounce the basic characters.
Tips for Living in Japan Read a short entry on Japanese culture, including language, customs and etiquettes. Maybe you would find out something that you were always curious of.
Cuong's Vocabulary List You can review many important phrases that our main character has learned.
Answering Your Questions We respond to the questions about Japanese language.
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