Author: Jamaipanese

Japanese Class Recap – Apr 25th and 27th

The first two classes since out Easter break have been great. Not many persons attended classes so i looking to see if that will change next class. After exam discussions we jumped into revisions of certain areas that were problematic for everyone last year, we...

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Nintendo Wii

A few minutes ago i was clearing my desk and getting ready to grab a bite before i leave work for Japanese Class at 5:30pm, I sneaked a peak at a few gaming sites i frequent and to my surprise, after all these months Nintendo...

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Step 2 Exam Results

Yesterday I received the results of my Step 2 exam from Tomoko sensei. I am not surprised that I have not done as well as I did it the first term and compared to a class leading 88% average on the Step 1 interview and...

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Step 2 exam over

Well I am glad the exam over but I am not to sure if i am happy with my performance. I am confident with the interview/oral section as I prepared for that section the most and I was confident during the exam and did well....

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Step 2 Exam less than 24 hours away

By this time tomorrow I’ll be a very happy or very nervous man, depending on my own perceived performance on the exam. I am somewhat confident, especially as it relates to the oral exam but who knows i might freeze up at the last minute...

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Step 2 Exam Stress

I am now less than 1 week away from my Step 2 Japanese Exam which will be on Thursday March 30th, 2006. I am very nervous as usual but I am somewhat confident that with a bit more practice of what we have learnt this...

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My Favourite Anime – Naruto

Naruto is a Japanese anime I started to watch about a year ago. I have been watching various kinds of anime for years but none has ever caught me eye and had my interest as much as Naruto has. Naruto is a anime about a...

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Japanese Class Recap – Feb 20th – Mar 16th

Whew where should I start. I have missed 2 (February 28th and March 6th) of my last 7 Japanese classes, one because of really really bad traffic and the other because I was not feeling very well. I didn’t miss much as one of the...

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Japanese Class is Hectic!

I have missed 2 of my last 5 Japanese classes and now I am playing catch up at class more than ever. I have gone through so much more since my last entry that I can’t even sit to make my entire update in one...

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Japanese Class Recap – Feb 7th, 9th, 14th and 16th

My Last 4 classes have been fun but I can feel the difficulty level slowly rising. I am still very much interested in learning more about Japanese though as I have already found uses for the tiny bit of knowledge I have. Over the last...

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