Any words of wisdom for a recently subbed guy?

That’s it folks. After a great experience as a free user and some days of pondering, I’ve finally subbed.
I’m ready to be taken to Reality after a journey through Hell and Paradise!

I humbly ask this wonderful community for any words of wisdom regarding the WaniKani experience, nihongo learning in general, and so on.

Thanks in advance! よろしくおねがいします!!!

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Don’t die.

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And even if you do, still do your reviews. Always.

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Glad you’re joining us!

First: do your reviews
Second: don’t forget your reviews
Third: are you sure you currently don’t have any reviews?

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#2 is particularly important

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panic is always an option…as is crying…

just remember to do your reviews anyway…

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if you miss even one day of reviews your entire life will fall to pieces

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Do your reviews.

Also this:

My Journey of 368 days (+ The Ultimate Guide for WK 📖 )

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  1. Create a schedule for doing your lessons and reviews. Try to account for SRS intervals to optimize your time. For example, I do my lessons and reviews before/during breakfast, then I do reviews after lunch, and in the evening. If I don’t have much time on a particular day I just do the reviews.

  2. Don’t skip vocab lessons. Try to split the vocab lessons into manageable groups and do them daily.

  3. Realize you’re in for a marathon, not a sprint :wink: Adjust your pace to retain as much of the learnt material as possible. Don’t rush.

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Don’t get the reorder script. If you do - no don’t.

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I forgot to do my reviews for 2 days and now I have 500. Do your reviews

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whatever you do don’t forget to do your reviews.

(also try to use the 4-8-24h intervals)

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Sage advice. Same goes for @jollydarkwraith.

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you should totally get the reorder script :smiling_imp:

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Do all your reviews and pace your lessons.

It will be harder to memorize all this kanji and vocabulary in a vacuum. Other Japanese studying you do will make your life here easier.

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Make sure to get your free stickers for passing level three.

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Just remember, you are a vacuum cleaner! You will suck and you will go back and forth over the same things again and again only picking up a little bit at a time. But, eventually, you’ll start to notice that everything you picked up is crammed inside and you’ll be amazed at how effective you really can be if you just keep trying.

Ok I don’t know whether to laugh at what I just wrote or be amazed at how deep that was. :joy::astonished::exploding_head:

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