• Posts Tagged ‘Japanese’

    Word-of-the-Week Wednesday-Sensei!

    by  • June 6, 2012 • Wednesday Posts • 0 Comments

    Hello GLN Community!  Those of you who have signed up, have you started your language classes yet?  I, and several fellow students, have.  In addition to greetings and pleasantries, we learned a word, which is very important in a classroom, sensei .  In Japanese, it means teacher.  To meet one...

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    Translation Tuesday–nekojita!

    by  • May 8, 2012 • Tuesday Posts • 1 Comment

    Have you you ever heard a phrase in a foreign language and thought you understood it, but then realized that…you didn’t understand it at all? You understood the literal translations of the words, but had no idea why they were being used or what the person was trying to say. This might happen to...

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