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ikinari Japanese: Japanese unscripted

ikinari Japanese: Japanese unscripted

By Nihongo Life

Get straight to the point

Raw, real, natural Japanese in spontaneous unscripted chats between Japanese and Canadian

Imagine you're overhearing something in Japanese

Youtube: youtube.com/c/NihongoLife
Twitter: twitter.com/nihongo_no_kai
Instagram: www.instagram.com/nihongo_no_kai_japan/

Youtube (Alex): www.youtube.com/c/somewhatjp
Twitter (Alex): twitter.com/somewhatjp
Instagram (Alex): instagram.com/somewhat.jp/
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community communication
community communication
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex communicates with our community Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
52:59
December 01, 2022
alcoholista
alcoholista
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about several reasons why Alex drinks Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:19
November 25, 2022
complex complexity
complex complexity
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's complex thoughts on complexity Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
41:08
November 17, 2022
life lessons
life lessons
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how important it is to keep improving Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:42
November 10, 2022
TIM
TIM
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how precious our time is and what it can do for us Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
53:01
November 03, 2022
pikmin 2
pikmin 2
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what Alex decided to do for his halloween event in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:00:02
October 27, 2022
Yen Lovers
Yen Lovers
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how things have been changing around Alex Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:00:46
October 20, 2022
decisions decisions
decisions decisions
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about all kinds of decisions to be made in October Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
46:42
October 13, 2022
kick back sick
kick back sick
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what has been happening for the past few weeks Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:12:12
October 06, 2022
TGS and ROU
TGS and ROU
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex is going to do with TGS and ROU this week Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:15:16
September 15, 2022
BD boy
BD boy
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex spent his BD with his friends in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:09:22
September 01, 2022
LPT
LPT
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what language proficiency is actually about Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:08:58
August 26, 2022
LA MIHAI
LA MIHAI
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how September is going to be like for Alex Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:20:31
August 17, 2022
Ale x Ander
Ale x Ander
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how to read Alex's name properly Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:29
August 11, 2022
caffeine beaver
caffeine beaver
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent experiment with caffeine in Tokyo Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:15:02
August 04, 2022
kingdom merch
kingdom merch
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex is tempted to the new and somewhat expensive kingdom merch Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:06:35
July 28, 2022
somewhat beginning
somewhat beginning
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what's been happening for the past couple of weeks Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he has JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:23
July 21, 2022
the endish
the endish
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how his new life to be a basketball player ended for now Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:09:43
July 07, 2022
through the lens
through the lens
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent experiences through his lens Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
50:45
June 30, 2022
kingdom hearts 61.8
kingdom hearts 61.8
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's dream for Kingdom Hearts 61.8 while reviewing his Japanese learning history Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:07:40
June 23, 2022
master chef
master chef
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's life changing experiment with his special talent Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:11:03
June 15, 2022
multinationalism
multinationalism
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about his recent multicultural experience in Shinjuku Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:09:10
June 10, 2022
multiverse of confusion
multiverse of confusion
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how the concept of multiverse has been treating people Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:10:29
June 02, 2022
another answer
another answer
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what THE right answer is Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
56:56
May 26, 2022
home&away
home&away
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex found home away from home Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
49:39
May 19, 2022
sequel
sequel
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Golden W ended for Alex and how everything else restarted Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:27
May 12, 2022
Golden W
Golden W
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Golden W has been treating Alex in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:06:47
May 05, 2022
circle of life
circle of life
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how our lives are part of the circle of life Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:05
April 28, 2022
nihongo jouzu 2.8
nihongo jouzu 2.8
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how nihongo jouzu continues Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:07
April 21, 2022
pocket x monsters
pocket x monsters
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how miscommunication occurs Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:14:12
April 14, 2022
kingdom food
kingdom food
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex's recent experience with something from the famous kingdom we all know Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
53:28
April 07, 2022
Joaquin
Joaquin
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about why Alex is so serious this time Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he has JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
48:08
March 31, 2022
spirit of mononoke
spirit of mononoke
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent trip to the island of mononoke in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he has JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:13:22
March 24, 2022
Henri the Somewhat
Henri the Somewhat
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how different it is to work compared to being a customer in a convenience store in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he has JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:39
March 17, 2022
forbidden move
forbidden move
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what it's like to work as an ALT for some people in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:13:41
March 10, 2022
shining stars
shining stars
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about the shining stars around us Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:24:02
March 03, 2022
new perspective
new perspective
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how this new project is going to be like Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
48:58
February 24, 2022
remember me
remember me
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent experience with his home konbini Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:01
February 17, 2022
risk management
risk management
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how to manage risks by taking them and avoiding them Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:37:26
February 10, 2022
spirit awakening
spirit awakening
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what Alex has been up to after quarantine Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
57:08
February 03, 2022
N1
N1
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent achievements back in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:17
January 27, 2022
Plan B
Plan B
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how things are going to be like in 2022 Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 4.5 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:54
January 20, 2022
Alex's moving plan
Alex's moving plan
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how differently people process their time and learning to some degree Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
52:34
January 13, 2022
a bug's life
a bug's life
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how bugs can affect our lives through Alex's recent experience with the most famous bug in the world right now Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
56:03
January 07, 2022
2021: the ox
2021: the ox
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk all about 2021 to wrap up the year of the ox Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
46:35
December 30, 2021
home sweet home
home sweet home
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's safe return home and how his objectives have turned out this year Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
56:40
December 23, 2021
Return of Santa Clause
Return of Santa Clause
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's upcoming return to his home country Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
57:32
December 16, 2021
point break
point break
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex sees an opportunity and takes it to move onto the next phase of life and learning through his recent experience with the JLPT N1 Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:31:19
December 09, 2021
rock bottom
rock bottom
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how hard it is to hit rock bottom and how important it is to fight it Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
58:11
December 02, 2021
inconvenient truth
inconvenient truth
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how different it is to work compared to being a customer in a convenience store in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:08:45
November 25, 2021
spoiler alert
spoiler alert
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how we deal with spoilers  Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
49:57
November 18, 2021
multiple directions
multiple directions
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how to set your direction with short and long terms goals Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:28
November 11, 2021
oh Canada
oh Canada
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Canada, Canada, and Canada. Alex shares his love for Canada and its uniqueness. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:29
November 04, 2021
the copycat
the copycat
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how being a copycat works out to be fluent in a new language Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:24
October 28, 2021
a friend like me
a friend like me
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about our commonalities and differences in wishes Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:18:56
October 21, 2021
nihongo jouzu 3.0
nihongo jouzu 3.0
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what you need to know and remember to be nihongo jouzu in a true sense Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:12:53
October 15, 2021
maybe I like it
maybe I like it
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about another challenge Alex is going to work on in October Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:07:08
October 07, 2021
pride and prejudice
pride and prejudice
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how pride (and prejudice) influences our language learning in a good/bad way Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:19
September 30, 2021
remember the titans
remember the titans
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how Alex ends up revisiting his second "home" in Japan and how people remember him Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:04:36
September 23, 2021
magnitude of solitude
magnitude of solitude
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how solitude can help you heel yourself and go deep into yourself  Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
51:46
September 16, 2021
maybe to some degree
maybe to some degree
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how differently people process their time and learning to some degree Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:21:29
September 09, 2021
crafting minds
crafting minds
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's recent interest and how he digs deep into that Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:08:20
September 02, 2021
life appreciation day
life appreciation day
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what to appreciate on birthdays as Alex just had his birthday a few hours before recording this episode Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:57
August 26, 2021
new power words
new power words
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how words can control everything we do subconsciously to shape who we are in real life Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:00:12
August 19, 2021
the new world
the new world
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how important it is to follow your heart and do what you want at least once. Alex shares his recent interest in the new field of Japanese language Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:03:14
August 12, 2021
moment of truth
moment of truth
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how a momentum shift occurs in the blink of an eye and gradually becomes part of our lives  Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:07:20
August 05, 2021
the world of MU
the world of MU
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what it is that's actually around us and something can come out of nothing Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
56:44
July 29, 2021
somewhere out where
somewhere out where
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how important it is to go somewhere out there and experience the nature Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
55:04
July 22, 2021
don't look back in...
don't look back in...
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about the importance of looking back in peace to reflect Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:17:42
July 15, 2021
brainy season in Japan
brainy season in Japan
No music, no script, no fancy editing  Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher  This Episode  Let's talk about how our lives are controlled by our brain either in a good way or in a bad way  Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.   Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:10:45
July 08, 2021
mood swinging mode
mood swinging mode
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how things swing around us and how our moods got swung by them. Alex shares his swinging thoughts on living in Tokyo Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:58
July 01, 2021
Tokyo Dreamin'
Tokyo Dreamin'
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how dreamers get up every morning and make their dreams come true instead of dreamin' a dream Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:04:49
June 24, 2021
trouble bubble ramble
trouble bubble ramble
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about another trouble Alex has recently encountered in Japan. Alex shares his thought on living in Japan and how he handles problems when the come up. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:33
June 17, 2021
catch the new wave
catch the new wave
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what we can do to catch a new wave in life Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:16:24
June 10, 2021
encounter scouter
encounter scouter
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how every encounter even bad ones can add a meaning to our lives Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:02:50
June 03, 2021
unchanging values
unchanging values
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about something that can't change no matter what happens. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:04:28
May 27, 2021
your life your style
your life your style
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how important it is to go your own your way and how that can end up learning a lot from yourself and the others Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
59:33
May 20, 2021
smashing the plateau
smashing the plateau
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about a learning plateau and how to smash it when you hit it. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:02:47
May 13, 2021
desire for recognition
desire for recognition
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what desire for recognition really is. Is it something that we actually need? Do we need to be recognized by other people or by ourselves? Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:05:06
May 05, 2021
Reverse Rebirth
Reverse Rebirth
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's spot the difference in this episode. Something big has changed. That's why it's Season 3. This episode, Alex shares his thoughts on profanity. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
43:52
April 30, 2021
Mission in Progress
Mission in Progress
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about our lives, more specifically our life missions. If you were to write a mission statement for your life, what would that be? Alex and Yuki share their thoughts on how they live their lives Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:07:41
April 22, 2021
hello from nightmare
hello from nightmare
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how a nightmare turned into a proud moment. Alex shares his recent experience with his hospital visit in Japan. Let's listen to how that experience turned out to be an interesting realization Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
54:49
April 15, 2021
festivity of negativity
festivity of negativity
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how to get something positive out of something negative. Facing our negativity is a way to grow as a person. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
42:59
April 01, 2021
imperfect is new perfect
imperfect is new perfect
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about how imperfect is new perfect. It's okay to be imperfect and it's normal to be scared. Alex shares his own experience dealing with being imperfect to be perfect Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
49:04
March 25, 2021
Do it or Not...no excuses
Do it or Not...no excuses
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about the "beauty" of excuses. We talk about how they are part of our lives in every aspect of our lives Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
57:05
March 18, 2021
vs Translation
vs Translation
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about our battle against translations inside our brains when we learn a new language. Alex shares his thought based on his own constant battle with his Japanese. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
48:44
March 11, 2021
Question Quest
Question Quest
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about why it's more difficult to ask questions than to answer them. Alex shares his own firsthand experience in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
36:36
March 04, 2021
Work in Progress
Work in Progress
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what it's like to live and work in Japan. Alex shares how he's changed the view on Japanese since Day 1. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
55:40
February 26, 2021
nihongo jouzu 2.0
nihongo jouzu 2.0
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk more about nihongo jouzu. Alex shares his own experiences living and working in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
40:29
February 19, 2021
Lost in Translation
Lost in Translation
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about what it's like to be a non-Japanese in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:01:16
February 12, 2021
"Ideal" podcast
"Ideal" podcast
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about podcasts to learn Japanese. Alex will share with you how to use podcasts to improve your listening and speaking Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:04:48
February 02, 2021
Workation at the office
Workation at the office
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about workation at the office in Japan. Alex talks about what it's like to work "remotely" from the office. Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
01:02:16
January 23, 2021
Canada Goose in Japan
Canada Goose in Japan
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's view on Japanese winter. Is it cold enough for him? Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
47:17
January 12, 2021
Humanization in Japan
Humanization in Japan
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's humanization process in Japan Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
36:19
January 04, 2021
to infinity and beyond
to infinity and beyond
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's impression of the country of rising sun or the country of rising konbini after 2 weeks of quarantine Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
45:22
December 05, 2020
Country of Rising Konbini
Country of Rising Konbini
Season 2!! Thank you for waiting! Alex is now in Japan! No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a native Japanese teacher This Episode Let's talk about Alex's impression of the country of rising sun or the country of rising konbini? Immerse yourself in Japanese This is the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese.  If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years without skipping a day, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background to feel like what it's like to be in Japan.
44:40
November 28, 2020
Staycation in Japan
Staycation in Japan
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher Let's talk about how to take advantage of staying home and working from home This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.   Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
38:38
November 06, 2020
Anime Lover
Anime Lover
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher let's talk about anime to learn Japanese  This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
58:52
October 31, 2020
Motivation Control
Motivation Control
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher let's talk about controlling your motivation  This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
32:37
October 23, 2020
Kanji Master
Kanji Master
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher let's talk about how Alex learned 2000 kanji This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
38:28
October 18, 2020
Job hunting gamification
Job hunting gamification
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher Let's talk about how Alex got a job in Japan, and how he continues to study and gamify things to keep them exciting This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
01:00:14
October 10, 2020
Motivation
Motivation
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher Let's talk about motivation This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese.If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
56:10
October 03, 2020
a successful language learner
a successful language learner
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher Let's talk about the key to become a successful language learner This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve. Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced)  You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
01:10:24
September 26, 2020
Romaji and Nihongo Jouzu
Romaji and Nihongo Jouzu
No music, no script, no fancy editing Get straight to pure Japanese between a Canadian Japanese learner and a Japanese teacher let's talk about romaji and nihongo jouzu This is pretty much the normal speed of a conversation in Japanese. If you think it's fast, there's more space for you to improve.  Alex has been learning Japanese for 3 years, and now he's close to JLPT N1 level (Advanced) You cannot go to Japan, so we bring Japan to you. Imagine you're overhearing this conversation somewhere in Japan. If it's too hard for you, play this in the background so you can at least feel like you're in Japan.
49:05
September 13, 2020