All About Japanese Homophones & List Inside (Words That Sound the Same)

Want to learn about Japanese homophones? You’ll understand ’em better in the next 2 to 3 minutes? So, what’s the big deal about Japanese homophones? 1. Quick Lesson on Japanese Homophones First, what are homophones? They’re words that sound the same. And in Japanese, where kanji have many readings, you end up with many words …

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15 Love Words: Renai, Suki, Ai, Koi Japanese Meanings Explained

Hi there, You might’ve heard Japanese love words like… “ai,” “koi,” and “suki.” Wondering what the ai Japanese meaning is, or what the koi Japanese meaning is? And wondering what’s the difference? In this guide, you’ll learn 15 love-related words, what makes each one different, and how it’s used. And yes, you’ll also learn the …

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What’s the Ara Ara Meaning in Japanese? Anime & Real Life Examples.

Ever heard an “ara ara” (あら‐あら)  in Japanese? Wondering what the ara ara meaning in Japanese is? First, you should know that it’s an interjection – something you say that expresses a spontaneous feeling. Like, “Oh” or “Ah.” Well, there are 2 meanings. There’s 1) the “ara ara” in anime and 2) the REAL “ara …

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50+ Easy Japanese Weather Words & Phrases for Hot, Cold & More

Want to talk about the weather in Japanese? Good! First, if you want to know how to say weather in Japanese… it’s “tenki.” Japanese people love talking about the tenki! It’s a popular topic because of how varied the weather is in Japan. Humid summers! Typhoons! Rainy season! Cold, dry winters! So, you’ll need these …

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