Subject Guide

The following are some of the jeKai entries that provide in-depth information on particular topics.

Terrestrial Life
A bilingual taxonomy of life with links to the biological entries in jeKai

A guide to Japanese writing systems

Words and phrases that often trip up learners of Japanese

A general account of the main types of respect language in Japanese

A guide to slang words formed by inverting the syllables of conventional words

A discussion of words that have been banned as discriminatory

A Slightly Askew Glossary of Japanese Baseball Terms
A comprehensive--and sometimes opinionated--account of terms used in Japanese baseball.

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