Japanese Language

Different Ways Of Saying “I” In Japanese

By on August 7, 2016

Hey guys!

Been a while since my last post.

Sorry! ;(

Been super busy.

Anyway, I’m back! In this video I’ll be covering different ways of saying “I”/”me” in Japanese.

This is a very unique feature, one that I haven’t really seen in many other languages.

So join me on this 10 minute adventure!

Feel free…

Japanese Language

How to stay motivated when learning a new language?

By on July 10, 2016

Hey guys

In this week’s video I’m addressing the two most typical “reasons” why people quit or never even start learning a new language.

And I understand, I was having problems of my own…I speak 4 languages and sometimes I wonder how did that happened!

Well, it wasn’t an accident that’s for…

Japanese Language

Senpai vs Sempai | Sound Changes in Japanese

By on June 12, 2016

Hey guys!

This week I remembered when I was a beginner and there was this one thing I was confused about for years.

Back then I didn’t know anybody I could ask about this and my audio courses did not cover this.

It is about changes in pronunciation of ‘n’ to ‘m’.


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Politeness Levels in Japanese | New course announcement

By on May 29, 2016

Hey guys!

Another one is out!

Sorry it’s been so slow lately, making quality courses takes a little too much time if you ask me ٩(。•ω•。)و

Nevertheless, it’s done and you can check it out right here:


It inspired me to make this short video about what are all these politeness levels in…

Richard Heiney

Hi my name is Richard and this blog is dedicated to learning Japanese language! I will be sharing my tips & tricks, common pitfalls, cultural notes, and my experience from my travels around Japan.