Originally Posted by Thorham
But how come you couldn't find a teacher?
Even if we're going quite OT now
: As you might know I live in the north of germany (north of Hamburg that is) and with the limited funds I had back then (pocket money
) I only searched in the nearest cities. I couldn't find a course or teacher for Japanese in them. I have to admit, that I lost interest in learning it quite fast after this half year. I also learned some Kanji characters and tried to get the method my dictionary was organized (number and sequence of strokes). It's an interesting language to learn, but it takes a lot of time and I guess a good teacher