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(No. 371)

August 19 on sale!!!
500 yen
Magazine code: 07607-9

Topics & Events

  • Facility Where Visitors Can Experience VR
  • Japanese-Language Proficiency Test
  • “Fullmetal Alchemist” Exhibition
  • Shonen Jump 50th Anniversary Project


  • Initiative to Reduce Food Waste [Sample Text]
  • Moon-Viewing Event


Recreations of Dishes from Comics and Animations are Trending

Cool Japan

Hatenkohro: a Group that Combines Western and Japanese Performance Arts

 Special Interview

A Relationship that Goes Back Four Centuries (Mr. Carlos Fernando ALMADA LOPEZ
Mexican Ambassador to Japan)

Insight into Japan (Audio File Available)

* The audio of the “Multi-Level Texts” is included in the digital version subscription, or available separately from Febe (OTOBANK).

 Close Up Japan

“Isolated Island Okinoshima” Is Registered as a World Cultural Heritage Site [Sample Text]

 Behind the Scenes

What is the Beauty of the “Wabi-Sabi” Aesthetic? [Sample Audio]

Kanji Master Road

Four Kinds of Kanji Structures

 Sentence Endings

How to Use “zo” “ze”

 English Words Used in Japanese

  • Bargain sale
  • Discount
  • Service

JAPANese Notes

Katakana Words that Differ in Meaning from the Original English Term [Sample Audio]

Exploring JAPANese through Manga

A Misunderstanding at a Tea Room

 New Expressions & Buzzwords

  • Creating a False Impression [Sample Audio]
  • Poo Kanji Drills

This is Really Tasty!

Maabo Harusame

Japan Profiles

Running a Website with Information on Accessibility for the Disabled [Sample Text]

Business Frontiers

Achieving a Soft Texture That Can Be Easily Consumed

Japanese in Japan

A Continuing Passion for Japanese Bathhouses

Japanese Comics

Love Story About a Girlie High School Boy (Otomen)