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by Kira17
Tue 07.01.2008 5:59 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: The best way to learn kanji?
Replies: 11
Views: 9161

Re: The best way to learn kanji?

Thanks so much for your replies! OK! I'm going to buy a kanji book (no... I didnt have one ^^;;) try to memorize the most basic ones, and then start reading. I have some Japanese childrens books... so I'll start out with those... and then i'll pretty much experiment to see which study method works b...
by Kira17
Mon 06.30.2008 1:56 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: The best way to learn kanji?
Replies: 11
Views: 9161

The best way to learn kanji?

Ok, I know that people say that it depends on the individual, but I would be so grateful if you could all share how you STARTED learning Kanji, and give me some tips (if you dont mind). What were the first things you did? How? Some people say that it's best to memorize words, and then when I know ab...
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 8:14 pm
Forum: Anime and Manga Discussions
Topic: Anyone like Yaoi/Shounen-Ai?
Replies: 48
Views: 16609

Anyone like Yaoi/Shounen-Ai?

Because I ABSOLUTELY ADORE IT! <333333333


What are some of you fave series?
(Manga and anime?)

"Boys who kiss boys are even hotter than hot boys"


<3333
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 8:13 pm
Forum: Anime and Manga Discussions
Topic: Gravitation
Replies: 12
Views: 5375

Re: Gravitation

Ah, I adore Gravitation! <333

I'm usually more into yaoi... (I like it hard core <3) But that Shounen-ai series was awesome <33333


Im a total Eiri Yuki fan <333

Yaoi is the best! You just met the #1 yaoi fan girl <3333
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 8:11 pm
Forum: Anime and Manga Discussions
Topic: What's your favorite manga?
Replies: 167
Views: 79649

Re: What's your favorite manga?

Skip Beat is my #1 fave Shoujo manga. La Esperanca is my #1 fave shounen-ai manga The Tyrant who fell in Love/Rules is my #1 fave Yaoi manga Gantz is my #1 fave seinen manga Naruto is my # fave Shounen manga Hajime no Ippo/Eyeshield 21 is my #1 fave sports manga Beck is my #1 fave music manga Haha <...
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 8:04 pm
Forum: Anime and Manga Discussions
Topic: *-BLEACH-*
Replies: 41
Views: 17756

Re: *-BLEACH-*

Ah, I really enjoy Bleach!

Ummm..... I love any ep where Ichigo kicks butt <33

Hm.. My fave characters are Ichigo, Zenpaki and Nova <33

Oh, Im an absolute Orihime hater.
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 7:58 pm
Forum: History and Literature Discussions
Topic: Haruki Murakami recommendations?
Replies: 16
Views: 18192

Re: Haruki Murakami recommendations?

I really love "Sputnik sweetheart", "kafka on the shore", "dance dance dance" and "Blind woman; sleeping willow".



Haruki Murakami is really an excellent author!
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 4:45 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: JLPT in 4 Months?
Replies: 13
Views: 7027

Re: JLPT in 4 Months?

Sairana wrote:Kira, this thread is nearly 2 years old.
yeah, I just [embarassingly] noticed this :oops:
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 4:38 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: JLPT in New York
Replies: 23
Views: 13485

Re: JLPT in New York

Ah, I'm also taking the JLPT [4 Kyuu] in NY.

I live here so it's pretty obvious XD

Ah~ I'm nervous as heck, though.

I'm going to seriously study my butt off these next 5 months!!!


Gambatte, Minna-san!
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 4:30 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: Proficiency vs. Fluency
Replies: 11
Views: 7175

Re: RE: Proficiency vs. Fluency

That shows that there is still stuff to learn and a native or fluent speaker would have probably gotten almost all (if not all) of them right. so while a person who can get that high of a score on that test would be very, very skilled in the language, since they still missed those then that would m...
by Kira17
Thu 06.19.2008 3:28 pm
Forum: Japanese Language Proficiency Test
Topic: JLPT in 4 Months?
Replies: 13
Views: 7027

Re: JLPT in 4 Months?

Well, I'm planning on taking mine in 6 months... Um... according to The Japanese page: http://www.thejapanesepage.com/japanese_language_proficiency_test 4級 yon kyuu - Level 4 About: The easiest. For beginners who can make easy conversations and understand simple written Japanese. # of Kanji : 100 # ...