Video: Why Japanese is a difficult language to learn

In this video I discuss five challenges that I have faced in learning Japanese: kanji (Chinese characters); words which have many similar alternatives; the difference between keigo (formal) and casual Japanese; formulaic language and social patterns; grammar.

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