Talk in Japanese for free about your experiences and tastes.

During this month's Chat Events, you can discuss surprising experiences you have had and talk about your taste in gifts. These fun discussion events are free for JOI members.

Convenience stores and disasters in Japan

Speak in Japanese about these topics for free in October's Chat Events.

October 2016 Chat Event Topic & Schedule

Topic: びっくりしたこと  Surprising things

Date:2016/10/17 00:00 (Japan Time)

Level: Beginner2, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate


Mizuno sensei's remarks:


Is there anything that you found surprising about life in Japan ? What do you think about the rush hours ? How about the prices of fruits ? Or young people's fashion ? How about surprising things in your country ?

Topic: 贈り物 Gifts

Date: 2016/10/18 14:00 (Japan Time)

Level: Intermediate, Advanced


Inada sensei's remarks:


What occassions do you give gifts ?
How do you choose them ?
What was the most pleasing gift that you've ever received ?
Please let us know

The events are moderated by one of the JOI teachers and are a fun and relaxed way to enjoy learning Japanese online for free with other like-minded Japanese language learners.It's easy to attend one of these events.

  1. Login to the Reservation System.
  2. Click on the Chat Events page to see the topics and the date and time (shown in your own time zone).
  3. Reserve a Chat Event.
  4. When the date and time comes, scroll down to the bottom of the [Go to Classroom] page and click on the Chat Event Room link.