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Learn Japanese Culture with Risa #19 - Spring Seasonal Snacks

Learn Japanese Culture with Risa
Learn about Japanese culture with Risa and JapanesePod101.com! Join Risa on her cultural adventures around Japan—from visiting cat cafés, to trying unique Japanese foods and special restaurants. You'll learn more about Japan and its people and culture with this fun, vibrant video series! In this lesson, Risa will show you Spring Seasonal Snacks in Japan! Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Be sure to leave us a message while you are there!

Learn Japanese Culture with Risa #18 - 5 Things to Avoid While Eating

Learn Japanese Culture with Risa
Learn about Japanese culture with Risa and JapanesePod101.com! Join Risa on her cultural adventures around Japan—from visiting cat cafés, to trying unique Japanese foods and special restaurants. You'll learn more about Japan and its people and culture with this fun, vibrant video series! In this lesson, Risa will show you 5 Things to avoid while eating in Japan! Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Be sure to leave us a message while you are there!

Beginner Lesson #130 - Change of Plans

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Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Today's lesson gives you a lot of potential! That is, it completes the introduction of the potential form for all Japanese verb classes by covering the potential form of the irregular Class III verb kuru. Today's conversation takes place between a superior and his subordinate, showcasing the aspect of multiple politeness levels in the same Japanese conversation. Stop by JapanesePod101.com after tuning in, and be sure to leave us a post!

Bonus Footage #8 - Harajuku in 1 Minute: Best of Tokyo Districts

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In this video, you will learn about Harajuku and Takeshita Street, a pedestrian street that is a hub for youth street fashion culture, and a culmination of all things trendy. Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic Japanese lessons and learning resources! Leave us a message while you are there! To learn Japanese travel-related phrases and more click to Download "the Cheat Sheet"    

Japanese Business Course: Customs, Culture and Language #4 - The Lifelong Employment System in Japan

Japanese Business Course: Customs, Culture and Language
Learn business Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Doing business in any new country is challenging, so you need every advantage you can get! This series, which is entirely in Japanese, will explain the meanings and cultural backgrounds of the phrases and expressions you'll encounter in the Japanese business world. You'll also gain a deeper understanding of the nuances of Japanese business culture. In this lesson, you'll learn about The Lifelong Employment System in Japan. Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, where you will find many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are there!