How to Learn Japanese From Anime

The great thing about anime is that there are so many high-quality shows that are worth watching for their own sake. With other languages, people often watch dramas only to help them learn the language (except Spanish, Netflix is lit). However, with Japanese it’s often the opposite: people want to learn the language because they already love anime.

Anime is often the gateway drug that leads to learning Japanese. Aside from conventional shounen works like Naruto and Dragon Ball Z, I myself started watching anime with Death Note and Psycho-Pass. While they didn’t immediately…