Japanese is appealing to many Cactus language learners, being the language of manga, anime, judo, Japanese pop music and karaoke, and many more. Learning Japanese will not only enhance your travel experience to Japan, but will also enable you to fully enjoy the rich and fascinating Japanese culture. Whether you love Japanese culture or you feel it will open new career opportunities, learning Japanese is a rewarding experience waiting for you.
With so many language learning options available ranging from evening classes to online courses, it is often difficult to know where to start your Japanese language learning journey. It’s important to assess which type of language course or combination of courses is the most appropriate for you. To help you make the right choice, the experts at Cactus have compared the benefits of each alternative and provided a comprehensive list of language learning options to get you started. So what are the best ways to start learning Japanese?
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Taking an immersion course abroad is a very efficient way to start learning Japanese and to quickly improve your Japanese language skills. Not only it will increase your confidence in speaking Japanese, but it will also be a unique opportunity to discover and experience the culture of a Japanese-speaking country and practice Japanese with native speakers on a daily basis. Cactus has teamed up with the best language schools across the world to offer you a first-rate language learning experience.
Cactus offers Japanese immersion courses in Japan.
Evening classes in the UK are ideal if you want to learn Japanese after work or your studies. They are a great opportunity to study the language with a qualified, native or bilingual teacher and will help you learn Japanese quickly in a sociable environment. These courses also offer excellent preparation for a language holiday abroad, as they will enable you to understand the basics of Japanese prior to your trip. Are you a beginner? Find out more about our Beginners Language Courses.
If you can’t fit a group language course in your schedule or you prefer to study in your own time, one-to-one Japanese classes are the perfect solution. Cactus offers both face-to-face and Skype Japanese language lessons. These are tailored to your needs and can take place anywhere, anytime.
Online language courses are an excellent way to practice a language when and where you want. Such courses can’t fully replace lessons with a qualified teacher who will not only motivate you throughout your language learning journey, but will also answer any questions you may have. Nevertheless, they are an excellent way to supplement your lessons with a teacher. As it can be difficult to choose quality resources from the considerable number of courses available online, Cactus has carefully assessed and listed free online Japanese resources for your reference.