- やさしい日本語 | Easy Japanese (NHK World)
- Casual Patterns and Slang
- Japanese language learning resources site
- Let’s learn Japanese together!
- Nihongo ichiban – List of all verbs for the JLPT N5
- Tae Kim’s Guide to Learning Japanese – Japanese Grammar Guide
- Clever font sneaks pronunciation guide for English speakers into Japanese katakana characters
Links: Culture & Society
- Is Japan Really Conservative?
- Why Japan has more old-fashioned music stores than anywhere else in the world
- How A Japanese Song Topped The American Charts In 1963
- Teenagers in Japan Can Finally Vote. But Will They?
- Japan Archives offers a trip back through Japanese history via visual media
- 100-Year Old Japan, as Seen Through The Lens of Arnold Genthe