The Japanese, though primarily Buddhist, Shinto, or more commonly a combination of the two, do celebrate Christmas, especially the ...
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Effectively learning Japanese and developing a level of fluency requires the memorization of anywhere from 1,000 to 2,000 ...
Kana consist of the two Japanese syllabaries, not exactly “alphabets,” known as hiragana and katakana. Hiragana is the first syllabary ...
The My Japanese Coach game for Nintendo DS is designed to teach absolute beginners Japanese in a quick, fun, and relatively easy manner. ...
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Death from overwork, or 過労死(karoushi), is not unique to Japan, but it can be a problem especially in times of economic stress. Japanese ...
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Tradition Japanese theater consists of four different types: bunraku, kabuki, kyogen, and noh.  Noh is a type of dramatic play developed ...
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When studying the Japanese language, or any language for that matter, one of the greatest challenges faced by students is increasing ...
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Known for many things, Japan was never historically known as a gender-equal society.  Women were meant to be quiet, obedient, and content. ...
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When asked, the typical Japanese will tell you they are not religious, although the majority attend festivals and events at local Shrines ...

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