Learn Japanese with Pedro the Parrot

 

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Japanology 101

Join us on some virtual tours

Learn Japanese with Pedro the Parrot

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chick on any topic that interests you and learn some new words and key phrases.

Talking about me, my family and friends

  • Stating my name
  • Stating the names of my family members
  • Introducing a new friend
  • Talking about our pets
  • Talking about my favorite colors and clothes
  • Talking about how I feel
  • Stating my age

Talking about my home

  • Talking about the rooms in my house
  • Talking about my room
  • Talking about our garden
  • Talking about different shapes

Talking about where I live

  • Stating which country I am from
  • Talking about my city/town
  • Talking about our neighborhood
  • Stating my address and giving directions

Talking about the weather and my favorite season

  • Talking about the weather today
  • Talking about my favorite season

Talking about my school

  • Talking about my classroom
  • Talking about my favorite subjects
  • Talking about recess
  • Talking about how I go to school

Talking about my hobbies

  • Talking about things I like to do outdoors
  • Talking about things I like to collect
  • Talking about my music lessons
  • Talking about playing with my favorite toys

Talking about my daily routines

  • Telling time. Days of the week
  • Talking about my routine for a school day
  • Talking about my parents’ daily routine

Talking about my favorite food and restaurants

  • Talking about my favorite food
  • Talking about going grocery shopping
  • Talking about going to a restaurant

Talking about my favorite superheroes

  • Talking about my favorite TV programs
  • Talking about my favorite superheroes
  • Talking about becoming a Guardian of the Planet
  • Talking about my favorite person in history

Talking about my favorite holidays

  • Talking about my birthday party. Specifying dates.
  • Talking about festivals in Japan
  • Talking about our national holiday
  • Talking about the New Year holiday season
  • Talking about Valentine’s Day and White Day

Talking about my favorite sports

  • Talking about my favorite sports (group)
  • Talking about my favorite sports (individual)
  • Talking about my favorite sports on TV

Talking about some of my favorite things

  • Talking about visiting an amusement park
  • Talking about visiting an aquarium
  • Talking about going to a bank
  • Talking about my favorite book
  • Talking about my favorite car
  • Talking about going hiking
  • Talking about visiting a place of worship
  • Talking about visiting a hot spring
  • Talking about my favorite games
  • Talking about going to the movies
  • Talking about visiting a museum
  • Talking about visiting a planetarium
  • Talking about going shopping
  • Talking about my favorite music
  • Talking about visiting the local police and fire stations
  • Talking about visiting a zoo

Talking about some things that scare me

  • Talking about ghosts
  • Talking about thunderstorms
  • Talking about scary animals

Talking about my favorite vacations

  • Talking about my stay in a hotel
  • Talking about my vacation in Japan

Talking about my future plans

  • Talking about what I want to study at college/university
  • Talking about what I want to be when I grow up

Talking about my health

  • Talking about the parts of my body
  • Talking about my visit to the doctor
  • Talking about my visit to the dentist
  • Talking about my visit to the children’s hospital
  • Talking about going to the pharmacy/drugstore

Talking about the writing systems in Japanese

  • Hiragana
  • Katakana
  • Kanji
  • Romaji
  • Calligraphy

Having fun learning some basic kanji for your trip