Wow, it's been some time since I've posted anything on this blog or my Instagram, hasn't it? I've been really tied up with school, work, and some pretty big life plans. I'm actually really sad about the fact that I really haven't made any time to study Japanese or incorporate it into my daily life … Continue reading A Quick Update!
When I decided to start preparing for the Japanese Language Proficiency Test this year, for the first time, I had a sense of direction while studying Japanese. I tried to come up with short-term goals on my own, but I struggled to set concrete, realistic expectations of myself. I often found myself racing … Continue reading Language Goals After The JLPT
I did it! 8 days ago, I finally took the JLPT for the first time! Where did I take the exam? Where I live, there's no nearby testing center to take the JLPT, so I decided to travel to Washington, D.C. to take it. The weather was very cold and damp, but I'm just grateful … Continue reading My Experience Taking The JLPT
Fun fact; I've been reading the news frequently, but I have not been translating them or summarizing them here. Why? Because I overthink everything and I started telling myself that it was pointless to translate news articles if they were "too easy" to read. lol. I like the idea of posting here and my ultimate … Continue reading Where’s the J-News?!?
I registered for the JLPT! (yay!) I have been studying for it! (yay) I am aware that I will not pass! (...yay...??) JLPT Yeah, it may sound pessimistic, but I know for a fact that I am not prepared for the N2. The reason I say this is because from taking practice tests, I realized … Continue reading Progress Report 5
I can't believe I'm writing this, but I have officially registered to take the JLPT in December of this year. That means that, as of the day that I am writing this post, I have 78 days left to prepare. Is 78 days enough time though? I mean, I use Japanese weekly- if not daily. … Continue reading It’s official!
K so I'm late to posting this... wait.. did I even set a day for when I'd post these?? Uhh.. I promise, I'm going to get it together at some point and step my consistency up. For now, let's expect these every other Friday. Anywho! So, I really enjoyed reading the news for last week. … Continue reading J-News #2 Naomi Osaka’s Championship Win and A Recovered Pair of Stolen Ruby Shoes