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What is the most efficient way to memorize Japanese vocabularies?

Hi all,

 I am a beginner and I find the grammars pretty straightforward, but I am not sure what is the best way to memorize the vocabularies.

 I have a pretty demanding day job and I am just learning Japanese for fun. The only consistent exposure I have to Japanese is variety shows and TV dramas (2~3 hours/week).

 Any advice would be much appreciated! 

Sep 19, 2016 12:47 AM
Comments · 6


Hello Japanese vocabulary is image that is important to learn. For example, Car is [emoji][emoji]. Straw hat is [emoji][emoji]. If you think so, You can memorize easily . 

September 22, 2016 can be useful for this purpose. I've memorized 1780 words so far.
September 20, 2016

I use flash-cards and vocab-journal. But the second you may only use at a certain level of language.

I highly recommed, that you search for a tandem-partner (you may skype or chat on another platform...), because actually TALKING is the best way to use and reuse and remember vocab! 

Good luck!

September 20, 2016
Reciting text is one option especially you have not any dialogue partner nearby. But it is always making us feel boring for long term.
September 20, 2016
Anki app (iPhone and Android), you can either download a deck or make your own based on what you are reading/watching.
September 20, 2016
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Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Japanese
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French, Japanese