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3 years enough to learn Japanese?

Figure I can learn to read Japanese in 3/4 years and just do...
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
Method? How much time spent studying?
<(*V*)>
  03/20/17
There are online classes that come with online skype tutors....
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
This is good free language learning material. What we actual...
<(*V*)>
  03/20/17
Sounds like a fool proof plan
,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;:
  03/20/17
Once you learn to write Japanese the rest is easy. Met a bro...
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  03/20/17
9-5 at Fed is killing you?
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
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potluck
  03/20/17
It's boring and I have no desire to do this shit.
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
Office work is soul crushing for some people
,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;:
  03/20/17
9-5?
The Meanest Bannon
  03/20/17
Okay, it's 9-5:30
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  03/20/17
you will forgive if my heart doesn't bleed for you as I was ...
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
Then get the fuck out. Sounds shitty. Why spend the best yea...
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  03/20/17
cq
,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;:
  03/20/17
devastating, I have no response any Big Fed jobs going w...
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
Nah, funding is a bit up in the air for some of the people a...
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  03/20/17
very sad!
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
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Frank Lloyd Wrong
  03/20/17
Why not travel to Japan to learn Japanese?
Buck "The Club" Paulette
  03/20/17
Japanese will be very useful for traveling the world
bowlcut autist
  03/20/17
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XII ways of looking at a WGWAG
  03/20/17
It useful in getting the job that allows it to happen. Not m...
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  03/20/17
describe the remote job you have in mind...online language t...
bowlcut autist
  03/20/17
Japanese document review attorney. In NYC they get paid 100 ...
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  03/20/17
GL bro- I'm versed in the remote legal work market and this ...
bowlcut autist
  03/20/17
just watch anime porn anime ya PORN ga miru koto shika ya...
endorsed by ICEngard
  03/20/17
Understanding japense porn would be a plus. Someone should s...
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
kimochi iiii!!!
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
...
endorsed by ICEngard
  03/20/17
I've read that Japanese people are very insular and will not...
evan39
  03/20/17
Sorry but not going to happen for you. The average Japanese ...
DevryMastersCandidate
  03/20/17
I've seen it done before. I'm not trying to get into the bus...
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  03/20/17
15,000 is off by an order of magnitude. not even scholars of...
XII ways of looking at a WGWAG
  03/20/17
3000 is the modal amount and enough to read a newspaper arti...
CharlesXII Brown
  03/20/17
Again, you get the point. Japanese kids are exposed to and l...
DevryMastersCandidate
  03/20/17
Again, its contract doc review. It's not rocket science. If ...
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  03/20/17
kind of a fantasy bro Japan is 180 and learning Japanese ...
Don Kihote
  03/20/17
I need some light at the end of the tunnel. The guy I met wa...
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
yeah it'll take quite awhile before you can read simple thin...
Don Kihote
  03/20/17
how long would it take to learn conversational Japanese?
.;:..;:;.:.;.,,,.,.:,.;;,;;;..;,
  03/20/17
6 months of daily practice would be my guess.
DevryMastersCandidate
  03/20/17
it really depends. if you are really diligent, maybe a year...
McBeef Sled
  03/21/17
Its almost impossible to learn a language competently past y...
Frank Lloyd Wrong
  03/20/17
Just turned 30. This can't be true.
.........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.
  03/20/17
It is https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/dc/c6/b...
Frank Lloyd Wrong
  03/20/17
i started russian in my mid to late 20s and became fluent
XII Buck Chuck
  03/21/17
No. It's not. I've studied it for over 10 years, have a d...
McBeef Sled
  03/21/17
It is. Cop anki, henshall, a good grammar book, Skype lesson...
twins
  03/21/17


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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:03 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Figure I can learn to read Japanese in 3/4 years and just do that and travel the world. Going to work everyday just seems like dying a slow death.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872329)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:03 AM
Author: <(*V*)>

Method? How much time spent studying?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872333)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:06 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


There are online classes that come with online skype tutors. Stuff like Japanesepod101

Also, approximately 2 hours a day. 4 hours on Sat and Sun.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872347)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:09 AM
Author: <(*V*)>

This is good free language learning material. What we actually used in the military, not that rofl Rosetta Stone bs.

https://gloss.dliflc.edu/

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872374)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:04 AM
Author: ,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;: (¡Adios, America!)


Sounds like a fool proof plan

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872337)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:08 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Once you learn to write Japanese the rest is easy. Met a bro a few years ago that does this. He works about 6 months out of the year and travels the world. There are remote doc review shit for those fluent in Japan that pay 100 per hour. I'd have no problem doing that from Starbucks 6 months per year so I could travel. 9-5 at Fed is killing me.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872362)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:12 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

9-5 at Fed is killing you?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872402)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:13 AM
Author: potluck



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872411)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:13 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


It's boring and I have no desire to do this shit.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872413)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:19 AM
Author: ,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;: (¡Adios, America!)


Office work is soul crushing for some people

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872461)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:42 AM
Author: The Meanest Bannon

9-5?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872614)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:44 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Okay, it's 9-5:30

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872627)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:47 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

you will forgive if my heart doesn't bleed for you as I was up to 2am last few nights

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872648)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:48 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Then get the fuck out. Sounds shitty. Why spend the best years of your life slaving away for someone?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872656)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:56 AM
Author: ,,.,:;:.,;::.,;;,.,.:;.,;:.,;:.,;:;,.:;,..,;:..,;: (¡Adios, America!)


cq

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872690)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:00 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

devastating, I have no response

any Big Fed jobs going where you are?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872731)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:02 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Nah, funding is a bit up in the air for some of the people already here.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872744)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:03 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

very sad!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872759)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:53 AM
Author: Frank Lloyd Wrong



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32873067)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:07 AM
Author: Buck "The Club" Paulette

Why not travel to Japan to learn Japanese?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872357)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:07 AM
Author: bowlcut autist

Japanese will be very useful for traveling the world

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872359)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:08 AM
Author: XII ways of looking at a WGWAG (rap parody)



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872364)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:09 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


It useful in getting the job that allows it to happen. Not many remote jobs that allow you to earn six figures in 6 months

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872372)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:10 AM
Author: bowlcut autist

describe the remote job you have in mind...online language tutor?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872381)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:11 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Japanese document review attorney. In NYC they get paid 100 per hour plus OT and get to work from home

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872389)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:15 AM
Author: bowlcut autist

GL bro- I'm versed in the remote legal work market and this seems as decent a plan as any. I'd be worried about this work getting automated/outsourced before you're qualified to take it on, but that could be said about many jobs i suppose.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872429)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:12 AM
Author: endorsed by ICEngard

just watch anime porn

anime ya PORN ga miru koto shika yattenakatta no ni, nihongo ga dekita.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872396)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:50 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Understanding japense porn would be a plus. Someone should subtitle these things.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872664)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:12 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

kimochi iiii!!!

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872408)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:13 AM
Author: endorsed by ICEngard



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872412)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:16 AM
Author: evan39

I've read that Japanese people are very insular and will not speak with outsiders.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872434)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:40 AM
Author: DevryMastersCandidate

Sorry but not going to happen for you. The average Japanese student learns and memorizes something like 15,000 Chinese characters. You can learn the basics to speak and hit on girls, but good luck in the business world if you can't read Chinese characters.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872603)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:45 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


I've seen it done before. I'm not trying to get into the business world. I only have to do doc review.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872638)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:58 AM
Author: XII ways of looking at a WGWAG (rap parody)

15,000 is off by an order of magnitude. not even scholars of ancient chinese would know that many. I would guess 10K is the max a human has ever known, and nos. 10001-15K are trivially minor variations OR not chinese at all (wasei kanji, khitan script, etc.)

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872703)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:05 AM
Author: CharlesXII Brown

3000 is the modal amount and enough to read a newspaper article fluently

but that is still a lot when you also consider the weird ass Japanese grammar

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872773)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:12 AM
Author: DevryMastersCandidate

Again, you get the point. Japanese kids are exposed to and learn thousands of Chinese characters throughout the entirety of their schooling.

There is a shit-ton of Chinese characters used in professional fields like law, which even average Japanese natives have no idea the meaning of.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872822)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:27 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Again, its contract doc review. It's not rocket science. If you have an issue understanding you can ask people or research it.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872926)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 10:53 AM
Author: Don Kihote

kind of a fantasy bro

Japan is 180 and learning Japanese is a fun hobby but to do it at that level will take thousands of hours of memorization and a lot of those jobs go to second gen Japanese or people who grew up learning it



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872678)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:03 AM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


I need some light at the end of the tunnel. The guy I met was just some bro from PA that studied his ass off for years. But, I wouldn't be surprised if that is rare.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872753)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:15 AM
Author: Don Kihote

yeah it'll take quite awhile before you can read simple things like manga comics at a normal speed

you'll have to get there first

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872855)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:11 AM
Author: .;:..;:;.:.;.,,,.,.:,.;;,;;;..;,


how long would it take to learn conversational Japanese?

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872818)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:15 AM
Author: DevryMastersCandidate

6 months of daily practice would be my guess.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32872848)



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Date: March 21st, 2017 8:48 AM
Author: McBeef Sled

it really depends. if you are really diligent, maybe a year.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32879486)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 11:53 AM
Author: Frank Lloyd Wrong

Its almost impossible to learn a language competently past your early 20s

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32873070)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 12:12 PM
Author: .........,,.,.,.,.,,,,,,.,.,.,.,.,.


Just turned 30. This can't be true.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32873213)



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Date: March 20th, 2017 12:33 PM
Author: Frank Lloyd Wrong

It is https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/originals/dc/c6/ba/dcc6babc6141c89ccce0a1de491b5c7c.jpg

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32873413)



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Date: March 21st, 2017 8:53 AM
Author: XII Buck Chuck (Pederastrian)

i started russian in my mid to late 20s and became fluent

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32879500)



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Date: March 21st, 2017 8:49 AM
Author: McBeef Sled

No. It's not.

I've studied it for over 10 years, have a degree related to it and still am not "fluent".

Proficient yes. Fluent no.



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32879494)



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Date: March 21st, 2017 9:14 AM
Author: twins

It is. Cop anki, henshall, a good grammar book, Skype lessons, and the book how to learn any language.

You can do it in a year and a half with practice.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3558647&forum_id=2#32879613)