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Heba-what? A Short Guide to the Interesting Dialect of Aomori Prefecture

Hi everyone, It has been a fun first week working for Sakura House. I wanted to take some time to write about a topic I’m very passionate about — Aomori Prefecture.  Aomori Prefecture is the northernmost prefecture on Honshu, Japan’s main island.  It is a beautiful place all year round with four distinct seasons.  I lived in Aomori for three years before moving to Tokyo, and I often get homesick. As is probably the case in your home country, Japan has lots of dialects!  Several of these can only be heard in Aomori, and here’s a quick guide for everyone out there learning Japanese. Some of these will vary based on […]