After his 6 month stay got extended to 6 years, Matthew decided just to stay. As well as writing about his beloved Kansai, he spends hours in the middle of nowhere looking for wildlife and searching for the parts of the city most people ignore.
Achoo! Hay fever season is back with a vengeance. Get rid of your sniffles with this seasonal vocabulary.
If your Valentine's Day date says you’re しつこい, it means they just aren’t into you. Let it go!
Level up with these tricky forms during the most generous time of the year.
Did you know that ノルマ actually means "quota" and not the name of your mate's grandma?
良 and 悪 are really useful characters. Here's where to watch out for them day-to-day.
Learn these words to help you identify some of the costumed characters you might encounter this Halloween.
Master advanced Japanese grammar by listening out for these phrases on the daily.
It can be a tricky business asking for time off in a Japanese workplace. Try these useful phrases.