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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Damian “Junior Gong” Marley Wins Grammy

Damian Marley took home the grammy for Best Reggae Album at the 48th annual grammy awards held on Februay 8th. My vote was broken between Damian and Sean Paul but it seems that Junior came out in the end to beat Sean Paul’s Trinity album...

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48th Annual Grammy Awards – Reggae Category

Last Year Toots and the Maytals took home the grammy for best reggae album and this year has another 4 contenders vying for the coveted award. Best Reggae Album nominees Clothesdrop Shaggy Our Music Burning Spear Welcome To Jamrock Damian Marley Black Gold & Green...

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My Study of the Japanese Language

I have been studying Japanese properly since September 2005. I used to mess around and read a little and I knew basic phrases and words like thank you, good morning, a few colours, food, animals, body parts etc. The first term or Step 1 was...

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Jamaipanese.com online

After years of thinking about it I have finally decided to start a weblog about my love of all things Japan, it’s people, it’s culture, it’s language, just about everything. I am a Jamaican national so i guess you have now figured out the reason...

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