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Make Your Own Nihongo Flashcards

Download, print, and make your own Nihongo Flashcards! 

We’ve created a free download site to make learning Japanese more accessible and playful. We hope this will be a fun tool for Japanese learners of all ages.

Watch the video and follow the steps below:

2. Select your language in the sidebar.
3. Browse through the flashcard sheets by category.
4. Click the red button, read the guidelines, and sign up.
After sign-up, refresh the page, and click the red button again. (When you access the site from another device or browser, you may need to sign up again, in which case you can use the same email.)
5. Print and cut.
We recommend printing on thick paper (cardstock).
6. Play!

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How to Use the Flashcards

・Study the cards as flashcards
Play Memory (Pairs)

Match the illustration and Japanese. You can play solo, with a partner, or in a small group. You can also add categories, make a big stack, and make it more challenging.

Create your own games and quizzes

We’ll be adding more categories regularly. We hope you enjoy the cards.

Learn more with bite-sized Nihongo videos on our YouTube channel.
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Shop Nihongo Notebooks

Take notes, practice your kana and kanji in a Nihongo notebook! You can choose lined or unlined. You can also choose to get one 1冊 (いっさつ) or a set of three 3冊 (さんさつ).