As part of the +1 Challenge, one of the cool things he is doing is a Youtube video, which needs the help of our beloved Japanese teachers on italki, check out the message from Brian [in English and Japanese]:
Day Two: We went over basics!!
My name is Sam Bleakly,
I’m the community manager at italki!
In July I will be traveling to Japan for the first time…. and I know absolutely no Japanese!!!
As a solution, I will be taking 30 lessons on italki before my trip and documenting what I learn by making videos of me learning Japanese.
Here is my first video where i’m tired from a long day of work at italki and trying to remember all of the Japanese vocabulary that I’ve learned!!!!:
Learning a language can be challenging, so here are 3 tips from one of our italki tutors on what to focus on in order to reach your goal!