WIDAI Japanese Journal https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI <p>WIDAI Japanese Journal is peer-reviewed journal published by Japanese Language Study Program of Widyatama University, Bandung. Published twice a year at March and September, the articles published in WIDAI Japanese Journal will mainly cover research and survey results concerning the topics of Japanese Linguistic, Japanese applied Linguistics, Japanese Language Education, and Japanese Culture. The mission and purpose of WIDAI Japanese Journal is to promote and increase the Japanese language research quality in order to achieve answers and solutions to all topics and problem concerning Japanese language linguistics, education and culture.</p> en-US hardianto.rahardjo@widyatama.ac.id (Hardianto Rahardjo) Sun, 08 Aug 2021 21:21:51 +0700 OJS 3.3.0.7 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Different Personality Nuances Caused By Translation Differences (Semantic Analysis of Fictional Characters Personality Differences Caused By Japanese and English Dialogue Translation in Genshin Impact) https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/672 <p><em>Genshin Impact is a video game developed by miHoYo, a Shanghai based video game developer and animation studio. Launched globally as an online Action Role Playing Game at September 28<sup>th</sup> 2020, Genshin Impact, or just Genshin in Japanese, came with voiceover dialogues in its cinematic dubbed in 4 different language, which is Chinese, English, Korean and Japanese. Genshin Hardianto Rahardjo Copyright (c) 0 https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/672 Sun, 08 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0700 PHATIC UTTERANCE ON MOVIE FLYING COLORS BY NOBUHIRO DOI https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/673 <p><em>The object of this thesis was phatic communication. The purpose of this study was aimed to know and reveal the shapes and fuction of the phatic utterance in communication that japanese is super phatic type of society. This thesis&nbsp; was using Nabuhiro Doi Yuniarsih ., Eky Kusuma Hapsari, Andre Anugraha Copyright (c) 0 https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/673 Sun, 08 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0700 'ARIGATOU' PHRASE IN JAPANESE DAILY LIFE https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/674 <p>In daily social life, humans cannot be separated with interaction with nature, and it includes giving and receiving. In Japanese society, a gift is always depicted as <em>On </em>or debt which must be repaid in later time. One way to pay <em>On </em>&nbsp;is through the phrase <em>arigatou. </em>&nbsp;This research objective is to describe <em>Arigatou </em>phrase based on the meaning and forms of expression inside Japanese society daily life. Methods used in this research is Descriptive Methods which utilizes symbolic interaction theory to analyze the data. Result found is that <em>arigatou </em>was originally addressed to God and gradually used in daily life. From meaning perspective <em>arigatou </em>described as gratitude and social harmony keeper and was addressed to the Emperor as expression of loyalty towards the country with full consent on abiding the law. Meanwhile the phrase <em>arigatou</em> in family is meant to express obedience towards every decision made by the family to maintain honor within said family. <em>Arigatou </em>phrase towards nature is to include them in every element of life. Found conclusion is that <em>Arigatou </em>phrase included <em>Up-Down </em>essence, which means the relation between <em>Kami (God) (Up) </em>and Humans <em>(Down), </em>described <em>arigatou </em>in both form of phrase and meaning.</p> Dewi Kania Izmayanti, Zuraidah Sri Handayani Gultom, Dibya Prayassita Somya Rosa Copyright (c) 0 https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/674 Sun, 08 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0700 CONTRASTIVITY OF 'MO' AS AN AFFIRMATION PARTICLE IN JAPANESE AND https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/675 <p><em>The difference between Japanese and Indonesian is quite diverse, one of which is about 'mo' and 'juga Raden Novitasari Copyright (c) 0 https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/675 Sun, 08 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0700 THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE N5-N4 ACCELERATION INTENSIVE CLASS LEARNING METHOD AT OHM STUDI JEPANG https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/676 <p><em>The increasing interest in working or continuing to studi in Japan requires Japanese language skills at least JLPT N4. Thus the authors are interested in examining whether intensive study for 3 months is effective enough to achieve JLPT N4. PT OHM Studi Jepang is a consulting and document management service company for work and school in Japan, by facilitating intensive classes to help participants pass JLPT N4. This study descusses the effectiveness of the learning method applied in accelerated intensive class N5-N4 to 18 students who are the subject of research by the author. The data obtained is the value of several test and the results of interviews with respondents which were processed using quantitative descriptive methods to produce two conclusions which are, how effective is the learning method in the N5-N4 OHM accelerated intensive class, and what needs to be addressed to increase the effectiveness of learning in the accelerated intensive class N5-N4 OHM. This research and the results will hopefully be useful to broaden the readers Hardianto Rahardjo, Mira Kurniawati Copyright (c) 0 https://journal.widyatama.ac.id/index.php/WIDAI/article/view/676 Sun, 08 Aug 2021 00:00:00 +0700