Why I Self Study

ToykoBentoBlog_FocusedWhen I first started studying Japanese in high school me and a few friends would go online to sites like Japanese-online.com and try to study different phrases, sentences and structures etc. needless to say we didn’t get very far. Not because of the website but because we were impatient, plus we had a ton of other school related things to do.

I continued to study bits here and there till college when Continue reading

My Language level

TokyoBentoBlog_N5I’ve been learning Japanese for what seems like forever but haven’t truly taken it seriously until  last year when I decided that I wanted  to take the Japanese language proficiency tests and pass them. I’ve always enjoyed learning Japanese and saw it as a fun hobby, but I’ve decided that I really want to make it my second language and maybe one day even become a translator. Continue reading