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Learn Japanese with Daily Podcasts from Tokyo Whether you are Japan-bound or a seasoned speaker, our lessons offer something for everyone. We incorporate culture and current issues into each episode to give the most informative, both linguistically and culturally, podcasts possible. For those of you with just the plane ride to prepare, check our survival phrase series at Japanesepod101.com. One of these phrases just might turn your trip into the best one ever! Yoroshiku O-negai Shimasu!

Episodes

Advanced Audio Blog S7 #2 - News and Current Topics in Japan: SMAP Splitting Up  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Knowing more about what’s popular in Japan is a great way to build on your Japanese conversation skills. This audio blog series, which is entirely in Japanese, will equip you with advanced vocabulary and phrases on a range of current topics in Japan. In this lesson, you’ll learn about SMAP Splitting Up. [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #79 - Geography  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Geography. Click here to make your own flashcards [...]

Newbie #16 - Here, There and Everywhere  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! It’s getting late, and Tomoko hasn’t come home. Her parents are getting worried. Today, we’ll make a phone call in Japanese and find out if Tomoko is at her friend’s house. This newbie Japanese lesson features some important grammar points: koko (”here”), soko (”there”) and their polite forms. After listening, [...]

Culture Class: News and Current Events in Japan #1 - Lowering the Voting Age to 18  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Keeping up to date with the news in Japan is a great way to build up your conversation topics. This introductory audio blog series, which is entirely in English, will equip you with insight into news and current events in Japan. In this lesson, you’ll learn about Lowering the Voting [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #78 - Top 15 Words for Winter Snow Days  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Top 15 Words for Winter Snow Days. Click [...]

News #283 - Go From Failure To Achieving Your Japanese New Year’s Resolution  

2017 is here. A new year. A fresh start to the Japanese learning season. Millions have made their resolutions. Most will give up after one month. But you? You’re mastering Japanese this year. How? With JapanesePod101!Take the 12-Month Challenge - We’ll Teach You Japanese. Click Here to Get Up to 45% OFF Premium & Premium PLUS! Guarantee your [...]

Advanced Audio Blog S5 #25 - Top 10 Japanese Historical Figures: Hideyo Noguchi  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You worry that you will never make enough money at your job in Japan to move out of your Japanese parents’ home. Although you earned a good education from a respected Japanese university, and even though many of your Japanese friends say that you are intelligent, your career in Japan seems [...]

Advanced Audio Blog S7 #1 - News and Current Topics in Japan: Lowering the Voting Age to 18  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Keeping up to date with the news in Japan is a great way to build on your Japanese conversation skills. This audio blog series, which is entirely in Japanese, will equip you with advanced vocabulary and phrases related to news and current events in Japan. In this lesson, you’ll learn about ”Lowering the [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #77 - Happy New Year! Words & Phrases for the New Year!  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Happy New Year! Words & Phrases for the [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #76 - Tableware  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made them even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Tableware. Click here to make your own flashcards [...]

Beginner Lesson #68 - Top of the Class Part II, The Results Are In  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! The results are finally in! Tune in to find out just how well Suzuki-kun did! Today we spend some more time on conjugating adjectives, as well as take a closer look at some kanji, so don’t miss this one! Stop by the site and be sure to leave us a post! Lesson [...]

Must-Know Japanese Sentence Structures #25 - Politely Asking Someone to do Something, Part 2  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! The Sentence Patterns series brings you a great new way to learn Japanese! With this series, you’ll build on your conversation skills by learning the most common and useful sentence patterns in Japanese. In this lesson, you will learn how to use the sentence pattern “Will you do [something] for me?” Visit [...]

News #282 - Your Secret JapanesePod101 Deal to Mark the End of The Countdown  

You were told there’d be 10 huge holiday deals at JapanesePod101. They’re gone. You were told the Holiday Countdown was just 10 days. Time’s up. Here’s what you weren’t told – there’s an 11th deal. Click Here To Pick Your Japanese Deal and Start Learning! It’s a very BIG Japanese deal. It’s the 900 pound gorilla [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #75 - Top 10 Christmas Characters in American Culture  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made them even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for Top 10 Christmas Characters in American Culture. Click [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #45 - Classroom  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made it even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn Japanese vocabularies for Classroom. Click here to make your own flashcards using [...]

Must-Know Japanese Sentence Structures #24 - Politely Asking Someone to do Something, Part 1  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! The Sentence Patterns series brings you a great new way to learn Japanese! With this series, you’ll build on your conversation skills by learning the most common and useful sentence patterns in Japanese. In this lesson, you will learn how to use the sentence pattern “Please [do something].” Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, [...]

News #281 - Final Week! The Last 5 Japanese Deals of the Holiday Countdown Start Now!  

Waiting ‘til New Years just to start Japanese? Forget that! Here’s why! There are still 5 days in the JapanesePod101 Holiday Countdown. What does this mean? Last week’s top deals like 55% OFF and Buy 1 Get 1 Free are GONE. But you can still take advantage of 5 more incredible deals that’ll get you [...]

Japanese Vocab Builder #74 - 12 Days of Christmas  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Our Japanese vocabulary lists are listener favorites, and now we’ve made them even better! In each lesson, you’ll hear the Japanese words and phrases from the Japanese vocabulary lists. Join us for Japanese Vocab Builder! In this lesson, you’ll learn words and phrases for 12 Days of Christmas. Click here to make [...]

Upper Intermediate S5 #7 - Follow This Fundamental Japanese Rule  

Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! As you walk home from the store with your friend, she notices a box of Japanese chocolates sitting on a bench. No one is nearby, so this seems very strange to you. When she tells you in Japanese that she’s going to take a chocolate, you tell her not to. She [...]

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