Nihongo Challenge N4-5 Kanji Textbook Review

Kanji is one of those subjects that classroom Japanese students and Japanese self-study advocates alike struggle with. Believe me, I know first hand that studying kanji can be a rather sharp pain in the butt. Why is learning/studying kanji so damn hard? Well, for starters there are just so frickin' many of them: they say to be proficient at reading newspapers, magazines, etc. you need upwards of 1500 characters! Just hearing that is enough to dissuade the Japanese dabbler, or even a Continue Reading …