Japan Is indeed a beautiful country with many beautiful places to visit and rich culture. Mountain Fuji and the Sakura are one of the first things that pops up in mind when thinking about what is beautiful in Japan. However, I think that Japanese language is not in any way inferior to represent Japan’s beauty. One of the reasons that make Japanese so beautiful is its richness of expressions. in this article I want to introduce Yamatokotoba (大和言葉）and how it makes Japanese beautiful. Continue reading “Yamato‐kotoba: The beauty of Japanese”
Japanese writing system is difficult, no one would disagree with that. There is a lot of aspects that make it difficult other than having a couple of thousand characters and various different readings for each one. I want to shed some light on another aspect here, Kanji as we know now has a long history before it was established in Japan, Continue reading “Japanese writing system is vibrant”
Japanese is a very difficult language to learn, that is, due to many aspects pertaining to some linguistic and sociocultural characteristics of the language. one of the least mentioned aspect of those are parody in Japanese. So I would like to discuss a few of the parody forms in Japanese.