Free Podcasts & Daily Email Japanese Lesson Courses

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Podcasts for Learning Japanese

Learn important vocabulary and breakdown an example sentence using that vocabulary word. For beginners to upper beginners. Makoto+ members get vocabulary notes and sound files.

New episodes every Thursday

Listen to Yumi talk about... whatever she wants to talk about. Makoto+ members get extra show notes including full transcripts and key vocabulary. For upper beginners to intermediates.

New episodes every Monday


Sleep Stories in Japanese

Relax tonight while listening to a famous Japanese short story with the sound of gentle rain and Yumi's soft voice. Click here to listen online for free.

Sleep Stories in Japanese


Email Courses for Beginners of Japanese

Please note: the email courses only send on weekdays.

JLPT N5 Kanji Email Digest BEGINNERS

100 DAYS, 5 MINUTES A DAY

This hundred-day course covers all the kanji you need to pass the Japanese Language Proficiency Test Level N5. Great for beginners (even if you aren’t planning on taking the test).

Beginner to Intermediate Word A Day Course

ON GOING (UNSUBSCRIBE AT ANY TIME), 5 MINUTES A DAY

This is an on-going course that delivers two useful Japanese vocabulary words daily. One is beginner level and the other is suitable for intermediates. Each word includes an example sentence and sound files.

Beginner Essential Grammar Course

100 DAYS, 5 MINUTES A DAY

Master basic Japanese in daily, bite-sized portions. This course lasts 100 days and covers beginner level grammar. Once completed, you should have a good understanding of JLPT N5 grammar.

FREE email courses with new lessons each morning 

Sign up for one or more courses today and begin learning via email each day. Each email includes a link to more information and sound files of the Japanese. It’s FREE!More FREE courses coming soon.

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