“ Very friendly - great group of people - I can already tell. ”
— on Jul 22, 2013.
“ すごい ”
— on Feb 1, 2013.
“ Great~! ”
— on Apr 27, 2012.
“ I had a great time. Met some wonderful people who speak Japanese much better than I do, so I had a great opportunity to practice. ”
— on Jan 7, 2012.
“ Awesome! I'm going back!! ”
— on Aug 8, 2011.
“ Definitely worth going to. I enjoyed the meeting ALOT. Great conversation... even though we strayed often from the Nihongo aspect, it was still a theme. Loved it. ”
— on Jan 21, 2011.
“ Unfortunately I have not been able to go much in the last few years due to work, but I think this group has lots of potential and could expand nicely in the future. ”
— on Aug 22, 2010.
“ The experiences help me both to teach and to learn. Thanks for the help and the kindness. The group also helps me find topics to talk away the weekday mornings! ”
— on Jun 26, 2010.
“ It's a wonderful chance to meet new people with a common interest in Japanese language and culture. I've thoroughly enjoyed taking part in it. ”
— on Sep 29, 2009.
“ i told all my friends and there thinking about attending. other people should attend because like me they will have a good time if they put the effort in and follow the group and bonus learn about another language and culture and begin slowly to learn to speak the language or sharpen up if you already no how. ”
— on Jul 26, 2009.
“ Because it's awesome :P ”
— on Jun 27, 2009.
“ If you like Japanese, you will like the people you will meet there because they share that passion. ”
— on Jun 26, 2009.
“ It's a good mix of friendly people from various backgrounds with a common interest. ”
— on May 23, 2009.
“ Well, it provides a good chance to eat walnuts (on the carrot cake), a bonafide SuperFood, and the conversation is nothing short of smile-inducing. You can practice the Japanese you know, learn some new words, and feel somehow connected to that far-off island nation that Tetsuwan Atomu calls home. What more do you want, REALLY?! ”
— on Feb 27, 2009.
“ It was a great opportunity to talk about Japanese culture and learn some new Japanese words! ”
— on Nov 15, 2008.
“ I believe that such a meeting has a lot to learn. Going from one topic to another makes the air fresh and interesting at the same time. ”
— on Nov 15, 2008.
“ Practise conversations in Japanese or English and find out if you are saying it correctly. ”
— on Oct 25, 2008.
“ Connection to the vibrant and diverse Japanese community in Ottawa. ”
— on Aug 23, 2008.
“ This is a great chance for me to meet not only Japanese but also other people who are interested in Japanese. ”
— on Oct 26, 2007.
“ i think this a really good idea, and i like the idea of including an education component in future meetups, since it is geared towards people who are interested in expanding their learning of either english or japanese. ”
— on Jul 16, 2007.
“ I thank everyone for being so nice and open. I will definitely come again! :) ”
— on Aug 11, 2006.
“ I will try to make it to a few more meetings and see how it goes. ”
— Anonymous Meetup Group member on Mar 27, 2006.