Japanese language - Video lessons for beginners

On this page you will find links to online Japanese video lessons with basic Japanese phrases. Most of the video lessons listed below are perfect for beginners.

Usually there is either Japanese transcript of the dialogues or Japanese subtitles. Japanese video lessons with transcript will help you learn most commonly used Japanese words and Japanese phrases and will improve your listening comprehension skills in Japanese. On some of the sites you will find links to download video to your computer.

The full description and user reviews of some courses from the list below can be found on the page with all Japanese video courses.

The difficulty level is indicated by color circles:

  • for beginner/elementary level,
  • for intermediate level – ,
  • for advanced learners – .

If you want to suggest an online resource for learning Japanese, see the instructions here.