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Japanese Pocket Lingo - for trips to Tokyo & Japan

iPhone / iPad
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Interested in learning Japanese? PocketLingo is the app for you.

If you are traveling to Japan or interested in learning Japanese you should install this app today. It's packed full of over 2000 essential phrases carefully categorised for easy access.

"Utterly fantastic! - Absolutely the best Japanese vocab and pronunciation app out there - so much in here! Fifty million stars if possible! Sugoiiiiii!"
Sep 9, 2013 by Tim1144

"Excellent app - Great appHave much use of it and it is excellent for learning phrases and new words. It has most of the basic and necessary vocabulary and evey day you can choose to receive word of the dayFor each word/phrase there is both hiragana/katakana as well as roman letters that makes it easy to read in addition to the audio function where you get pronounciation of the word/phrase."
Sep 14, 2013 by Flobid

Tap on any phrase to hear the spoken pronunciation by our native Japanese teacher Yuko Mori. If the audio seems too fast at first you can adjust the speed control to a comfortable speed. Each phrase includes Japanese Kanji translation and phonetic guide.

Best of all its free to download and try. If you like it upgrade to the full version with more content and additional features such as quick sheets for different situations and flashcards to help you perfect your Japanese pronunciation.

Key features:

- 2000+ phrases and words categorised for fast access
- Native audio pronunciation of every phase
- Kanji and phonetic text translations
- Option to adjust spoken audio speed
- Visual quick sheets designed for different situations
- Flashcards to help you test your learning
- Record and playback your pronunciation
- Search over all phrases
- Star favourites for quick access
- Small app size can be installed over mobile network
- Once downloaded works offline


If you have problem with the audio please delete the app, reinstall and restore purchase (if you already upgraded). This should solve the problem. We're sorry for the inconvenience caused as there might be a hardware conflict with the app and other apps running on the device.

We hope you enjoy learning on our App. If you have any feedback or issues, please feel free to reach us at