1. Japanese Respect Language

    日本語 Japanese Respect Language

    “Respect language”, better known by most students as keigo, is a difficult topic for a learner of Japanese to get their head around. Most beginner textbooks barely touch on it, and while some of the grammatical forms may be explained in higher level grammar books the most difficult part is not...
  2. FrustratedDave


    There is no good translation for this word respect. For example, in English you can say "please give me the respect I deserve." but in Japanese I have yet to find a good way of saying something like this without sounding all high and mighty(偉そう). If anyone has a good way of saying this I would...