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Are you interested in Japanese language? Come and join us to practice speaking, learn new vocabulary, get help wrangling with the writing systems, and simply meet with other language students.

We are currently a small group of people ranging from total beginner to lower intermediate Japanese that will be focusing on developing the skills needed to take and pass the JLPT n5. Registrations for the exam this year have closed, but we are shooting for taking the exam in December 2014. Don't feel that you *have* to take this test to be a member.

We will be using the text book "Genki" as our guide over the next year or so. The first level of "Genki" is split into 12 lessons, and so we are planning on spending a month (or so) on each lesson.

Learning Japanese should be fun and interesting, and so there will be plenty of opportunity for conversation, watching short video clips, making friends with other Japanese enthusiasts, and learning about Japanese culture.

People of all ability levels are encouraged to attend. There is no cost to attend outside of getting your hand on a copy of Genki.

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  • Apr 26, 2015 · 8:00 AM

    Go to Japan festival in Boston

    1 Member

    If anyone would like a ride down, let us know. The temple will have a booth all day. We will be leaving right at 8am, so we have time for set up.
  • Nov 20, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Japanese Language Study Group

    3 Japanese Language Students

    Get together and practice japanese, read real japanese texts, brush up on some grammar, and socialize with other Japanese language learners. :)
  • Oct 30, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Japanese Language Study Group

    2 Japanese Language Students | 5.00

    So what's the group about? What are we going to do? We’re going to learn how to listen to real Japanese people speak through video, read real Japanese fiction and news... Learn more
  • Oct 5, 2014 · 9:00 AM

    29th Annaversary of the Leveritt Peace Pagoda

    2 Japanese Language Students | 5.00 | 9 Photos

    Below is the information for the 29th anniversary celebration at the Peace Pagoda in Leverett, MA. If there is anyone interested in coming with our group, pleace RSVP... Learn more
  • Aug 24, 2014 · 11:00 AM

    Natsu Matsuri

    1 Member

    I know it's a little short notice, but I just heard about this tonight. The Hana Japan Restaruant will be hosting a Natsu Matsuri Summer Festival on Sunday 8/24 from 11... Learn more
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