Here are some details about the information on your Japanese bank card to help you have a better online shopping experience.
By Matthew Coslett 3 min read
Learners may know of "wasei eigo" (English words coined in Japan), but there is another weird subcategory of katakana terms: those whose meaning has been utterly altered from the original form.
Time to head out and enjoy the annual bloom of flowers armed with a few new casual and slangy phrases to try with your friends.
If a partner "has you wrapped around their little finger," it may not be such a bad thing. When it comes to love in Japanese, this a sign of destiny!
Ever dreamed of making a living in subtitle and voice over translations for Japanese manga, movies, TV shows and other visual media? This translation course, ideal for foreign students, makes that a possibility.
While the feeling of love and romance is something that is impossible to describe, Japanese has a lot of words that try to capture its essence.
It’s that time of the year again — the countdown to Valentine's Day (and its alter ego White Day) begins in Japan. Are you ready to let that special someone know how you feel? Here are five ways to tell it from your heart — without sounding like a cheesy anime character.
You’ve just got off the plane, you’re jet-lagged and want to get to your bed as quickly as possible. For you weary travelers, Gaijinpot presents a guide to getting through passport control and customs as smoothly as possible.
Since Buddhism played an important role in creating Japanese culture, GaijinPot presents a primer on some of the ways that its influence has also changed the language itself.
Resolved to improve your Japanese in the new year? These tips from our resident GaijinPot Study guru can help!
What emojis like 🎍, 👹 and 🎏 actually mean, how to partake in Japanese holidays and celebrations using them, plus some go-to Japanese phrases to top it all off.
With the season of giving upon us, GaijinPot presents a guide to the different words for delivering presents.