April 20, 2021
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Tons of Free Japanese Grammar & Vocabulary PDF Lessons

Looking for Japanese PDF lessons?

Here you will find a growing collection of free lessons on vocabulary words, grammar, hiragana, katakana, kanji and more.

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1. How to Learn Japanese: A Guide for BEGINNERS ONLY. This is a BEGINNER’S guide to learning Japanese. More so, advice, best practices, how NOT to fail and everything you will understand WHEN you’re fluent… and wish you knew earlier. Best if reviewed as much as possible. These rules need to be drilled into your head.

japanese pdf lesson

2. JapanesePod101 PDF Cheat Sheets. Here, you will find tons of 1-2 page Japanese PDF lessons and cheat sheets covering all topics. Business. Travel. Romance. Anime.

3. Top 500 Japanese Verbs List. Okay kids, this is a big lesson. 500 verbs inside this free PDF. This is a GOLDMINE for TRUE Japanese learners or anyone interested… and a waste of time for anyone that doesn’t want to learn. You get the verbs, the translations, the romaji and sample sentences.

japanese verb list

4. 101 Ways on How to Say Thank You in Japanese. This is a crazy lesson. Honestly, you only need… like 4 phrases to know how to thank. But here, you get TONS of examples and variations for many situations. Great for beginners and anyone that wants to SPEAK more Japanese.

how to say thank you in japanese

5. Learn Hiragana Part 1. This will teach you the Japanese Alphabet called Hiragana in under 1 hour. This is just the first part. Be sure to grab the second part below. Hiragana by Linguajunkie.com Part 1

6. Learn Hiragana Part 2. Part 2 of the Hiragana in Under 1 Hour guide. Master this and you master Hiragana and you can now read & understand basic Japanese.

Hiragana by Linguajunkie.com Part 2

7. Learn to Write Hiragana – Printable Worksheets. This is a PDF printable worksheet for you to print and practice Hiragana. Made by our friends at pdf-language-lessons.com. Feel free to use this in conjunction with the lessons above.

hiragana pdf

8. Learn Katakana Part 1. Katakana is a Japanese alphabet, reads like Hiragana, except the characters are different. It’s used for foreign words and scientific terms.

Katakana Guide by Linguajunkie.com Part 1

9. Learn Katakana Part 2. This is the second half. Finish the Katakana guide and now you’ve mastered 2 of the 3 Japanese Alphabets.

Katakana Guide by Linguajunkie.com Part 2

10. Learn How to Write Katakana: This lesson was given to us by our friends at PDF-Language-Lessons.com. Inside are 10 exercises that will help you master Katakana. These are printable, excercise writing sheets.


11. Japanese Adjectives List PDF Part 1. This is part 1 of the the most common Japanese adjectives. A really nice way to boost your vocabulary. Only for beginners. Most students should know these.

12. Japanese Verbs List – Top 100 Verbs. These are the 100 must know Japanese verbs. Download this Japanese Verbs List and be sure to print it out. Inside: Kanji, Kana, Romaji and the meanings.
Japanese Verbs List
13. The Big Fat Master List of Japanese Particles Ebook. Okay, this is one one of those Japanese PDF Lessons meant for more… advanced or grammar minded learners. Inside you get the particles, their uses plus example sentences.
japanese PDF lessons
14. The Big Fat Japanese Picture Book – With this big 93-page Japanese PDF book, you will learn beginner words, phrases and grammar rules. Basically, it’s a big collection of “Japanese-learning” pictures. How should you learn Japanese with this? Simply review and read through. Remember, it’s repetition and practice, NOT “brains” or “smarts” that will help you master Japanese.
japanese pdf lesson
15. 10 Japanese Conversations – Want to learn some basic conversations and dialogs? And all the words inside? This Japanese PDF lesson gives you 10, including translations. Review it as much as possible for fluency.
japanese conversation PDF
This is another fantastic resource for learning to write Hiragana and Katana. Just print it out and write out the characters.

japanese pdf lesson

In this Japanese PDF lesson, you learn 25+ most common travel phrases that you 100% will definitely need to say on a trip to Japan.
japanese travel phrases pdf
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Why do you discretely link back to your own site while trying to “be relevant”? Obviously trying to promote. Sorry. Not here.

And “spam” is right.

Jacqueline Sìmone Sadberry

Thank you SO MUCH for these links!! I just started learning Japanese grammar and I need all the help I can get at this point! Especially with particles. ありがとうございます


Hey Linguajunkie….. I thought you might enjoy this story. I came across your site searching for Japanese lessons a while ago and found your “How to Learn Japanese: A Guide for BEGINNERS ONLY” PDF ebook. It was interesting and I’ll admit I read it all BUT it felt kind of “self-help” which made me not take your advice seriously. Then, 2 weeks later, I find myself downloading some new app hoping it helps me learn Japanese faster…and I remember your advice about learning, taking action, continuing, how to set goals and such. And for the first time in my life… Read more »

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