Why You Want To Learn Japanese

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by Nidobolt » Sun 03.25.2007 9:24 pm

Well.. anime, manga, and video games. I also like the culture and I may go back to Japan one day. Who knows, I may need it for a career.
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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by Kagemaru » Sun 03.25.2007 10:48 pm

So I can look after the elderly and scrub toilets.

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by flammable hippo » Sun 03.25.2007 11:00 pm

So I can look after the elderly and scrub toilets.
That's been my lifelong dream. But it's so hard to find those kinds of jobs in America :(


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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by Stefan » Tue 03.27.2007 3:04 am

i love the japan and japanese culture. everything from its history to lastest harajuku trends to anime to akibahara. everything i've never been but im making it a firm promis to go next year in 08' for sure!!! i don't know i just love japan! :D

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by japan_is_cool » Wed 03.28.2007 5:09 pm

japan, japan, japan, i cant stop saying japan! its just awsome! the language the culture, the currency(money), just about every thing...the thing i hate is the earthquakes!!! :| :o
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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by Kdar » Wed 03.28.2007 5:28 pm

lastlife wrote:
So I can get a date with a cute Japanese Girl.

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yea... You got to know what she is talking behind your back :D

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Post by japan_is_cool » Fri 03.30.2007 7:49 pm

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by Alex Harris » Sat 03.31.2007 1:46 pm

I would like to learn Japanese because I like anime and manga and it just sounds so interesting. I know I am going to stick with it. :D

(The food is good too!) :p

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Post by Gurinpurin » Sun 04.01.2007 4:56 am

I want to learn Japanese, because for me it's a beautiful language.
And also i want to understand what they say on TV shows and what the songs mean etc etc.

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Post by KajouShun » Sun 04.01.2007 6:31 pm

I am learning Japanese because I will be teaching there soon :D . I love the food, culture, women and just about everything else. I've studied Russian/Spanish/French/Chinese(putonghua) . . . I think Russian fascinated me (probably just because of the cyrillic alphabet) second to Japanese.. But I don't have any intension to go to russia again.

So I'm ready for some bukkake!!! (and no, not the americanized depictation of bukkake)

OH yah... I'm pretty obsessed with Japanese dramas.. example : densha otoko, my hero my boss, Gokusen, hana yori dango, akihabara@deep n so on :P
Why is the Japanese restaurant here owned and operated by Koreans? :)

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by shiazuwani_NS » Sun 04.01.2007 11:23 pm

I love Japan emmm everything !!!!!!! love cute guys there ;) and they are so welcoming !

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by ghosthacker » Sat 04.07.2007 7:48 pm

I wanna learn Japanese so I can understand some of the old "written in Japan" history books at my local library.

Also so i can watch Japanese TV programs :)

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by donia » Mon 04.09.2007 5:10 pm

hi i like japanese litterature and i hope that in 2 years i ll be able to read a kawabato or basho book in japanese and not in french.
i like japanese food too.
janase movies too but not horror movies ,i hate that.
i like the japanese language sound.it's really nice.
i like the japanese culture too.
and i want in 4 years when i'll finish my study try to work there for at least 6 month.
so i have four years to learn it and to study hard.
nihhongo skidesu,hontoni skidesu. :)
hi ,well i am not a real manga fan,but i am really interrsted about learning japanese.
thanks for your help.

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by anikaliki » Mon 04.09.2007 5:12 pm

Kagemaru wrote:
So I can look after the elderly and scrub toilets.
As you would say. Delightful.

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RE: Why You Want To Learn Japanese

Post by ChibiChahiro » Wed 04.11.2007 3:38 pm

I want to learn Japanese because, I really like manga and anime, so it would be cool to be able to understand what characters are saying without having to watch and read the subtitles. Also, I'm really interested with different cultures and stuff like that so, it makes sense.

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