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How can busuu’s features help you to master the Japanese language?

Learn Japanese with various busuu's features
  • Reviews & Repetition - within each lesson busuu gives you a chance to test your knowledge. You can check whether you are able to skip the lesson or if you need to read the grammar rules and memorise new words again.
  • Writing exercises - make sure you complete these exercises at the end of each lesson. Native speakers will correct them and you will see the areas you need to improve. Review the exercises that get sent to you - so you can help others to learn your native language.
  • Offline mode - with the busuu app you can learn Japanese even when you don't have an Internet connection. Just download the lessons in advance and charge your phone!

Tips on Japanese learning

Emma, one of our language experts at busuu, gives advice on learning foreign languages.

  • How can I learn the language faster?
  • What are the most difficult parts of learning languages?
  • What advice would you give to someone who is learning Japanese?

3 tips on how to learn Japanese

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Learn Japanese anytime

Find a perfect time to learn a word or a grammar rule - just 10 minutes is enough. You could plan your lessons to fit your personal schedule. You don’t need to be in a rush for a language lesson at a school.

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Communicate with the world

You can meet people from all around the world and practice your language skills. Your foreign friends could become the best teachers, with whom you'll be confident enough to practice.

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Personalise your course

Choose the topics you are interested in or the way of memorising words that is the most suitable for you. You can also choose the intensity and set the results. Are you ready for the language journey?

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Songs and TV shows to learn Japanese

  • Mediæval Bæbes - this British group has recorded songs in 17 languages. Are you ready to listen to all of them?
  • Happy Birthday - the most famous song worldwide. Sing it in Japanese.

  • TedTalks - learn Japanese with the most famous scientists and influencers from all the world!
  • Disney cartoons - learn with Ariel or The Lion King. Explore the diverse Japanese vocabulary and enjoy the singing.

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