Posted August 20, 2014 by RocketReviews in Learning Languages
 
 

HOW TO LEARN JAPANESE

Learning Japanese is not that hard. There are a number of different things that you can do in order to learn Japanese. We are going to take a look at some of the few steps to be followed in order to learn the language.

Research

* Do your research about the Japanese language.

* Do a research of the Japanese culture and get a better understanding of it.

* At this point you will get to know whether learning the language will be worth it.

* This might also help you know if you will like the language.

Plan

* Learning any new language requires proper planning.

* You can’t just study it on and off for a few weeks.

* You have to schedule for learning the language.

* You can set at least an hour everyday at a time when you won’t be distracted by other things and people.

* Take time to gather enough resources that will facilitate your learning process.

Learn the Japanese writing system

* Japanese language has four writing systems.

* Among all these systems, each one of it is composed of different characters.

* Sorting out these different writing systems and knowing their uses is a very important part of learning Japanese.

* The writing systems include Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji and the Latin alphabet.

Practice the pronunciation

* Pronunciation is key in every language.

* Regardless of the writing system it comes from, every word in Japanese is pronounced with some combination of solely 46 basic sounds.

* One can start learning this pronunciation of words by learning how to pronounce every character in Hiragana.

Get to know the grammar

* It is important to know a few of the basic grammatical rules.

* This will help you understand the language better.

* Constructing sentences becomes much easier after learning the grammar.

* The Japanese grammar is simple and very flexible. Stringing the words together won’t be a problem.

Practice

* The only way to perfect it is by learning it.

* Join a Japanese language conversation group.

* Consume Japanese media. Make Japanese friends.

* All these things will help you practice and improve on the language.