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Computers Made Scapegoat For Lack Of Kanji Writing Skills

Electronic devices which are capable of receiving data and performing a sequence of operations in accordance with a predetermined but variable set of procedural...

Japanese Word Dropped Mid English Sentence

A 23-year-old foreigner living in Chiba Prefecture has subconsciously released a Japanese word in the middle of an English sentence while chatting to a...

Gaijin Asked, “What Is The English For ‘Otsukaresama’?”

A foreigner has been queried about the translation for ‘otsukaresama’ last night being the possessor of all English-related knowledge. “I was asked this only four...

We Sometimes Say ‘Ohayo’ Even When It’s Not Morning

A local Tokyo resident has informed an outside country person that in Japan people sometimes use the expression ‘ohayo’ even when it is not...

Gaijin Still Counting Zeros After 29 Years In Japan

A foreigner residing in Kanagawa Prefecture has been counting zeros for near on three decades. "Life would be much simpler if ichiman had three zeros,"...

Admitting Ignorance Of One Japanese Word Unleashes World Of English Hurt

A local health professional has seized the chance to practice speaking English after a gaijin patient declared they lacked knowledge of a specific term...

Second Japanese Syllable From Gaijin’s Mouth Confirms “Jyouzu” Status

A foreigner living in central Tokyo has had his oral Japanese recognized as “jyozu” this morning with a minimal supply of hard evidence. “Okay, I’ve...

JLPT Examinees Prepare Last Minute Unanswered Question Strategies

Thousands of students studying Japanese both in Japan and abroad will be sitting the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) on Sunday with many cramming...

“They All Look The Same”: Gaijin Written ソ (‘so’), ン (‘n’) Face Harsh Discrimination

Nearly two thirds of foreigners living in Japan say they have experienced derogatory remarks because of the way they write their ‘so’s (ソ) and...

Broken English Fatally Assaults Flawlessly Articulated Japanese

A grammatically sound Japanese phrase articulated by a foreigner living in Nagoya City has been grievously shot down with an onslaught of broken English. Within a blink of...

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