Everything’s gonna be alright

Learn The Japanese Magic Word

Equivalent to the English “OK” and the French “ça va”

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

I’ve been living in Japan for over six years now. I speak Japanese at home with my lady, at work, and whenever I go out. While I’m by no means native, I think it’s safe to say I’m fluent in the language.



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Alex Steullet

Writing to get better. Tokyo-based polyglot with a degree in human rights. Travel | Humor | Language | Society. Find me anywhere @alexstwrites.