John and Friends in Tokyo (Series Audio)

Tag along as John's friends help him tackle common daily tasks like shopping, paying the bills, going on dates, and more.

This fun series is presented entirely via dialog that is realistic but also easy to follow. It's a great way to become more familiar with the kinds of patterns you might hear among friends, including common speech contractions, hesitation words, good-natured teasing, and more. As always, our friendly notes help break down potentially tricky spots so that you can understand what you hear and incorporate it into your own speech. (Ongoing--on brief hiatus until May 8)

Episode 1
Clothes Shopping, Part 1
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Episode 2
Clothes Shopping, Part 2
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Episode 3
Clothes Shopping, Part 3
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Episode 4
Clothes Shopping, Part 4
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Episode 5
Clothes Shopping, Part 5
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Episode 6
Deciding Where to Eat
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Episode 7
Ordering at a Restaurant, Part 1
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Episode 8
Ordering at a Restaurant, Part 2
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Episode 9
Conversation over Lunch, Part 1
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Episode 10
Conversation over Lunch, Part 2
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Episode 11
Conversation over Lunch, Part 3
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Episode 12
After-Meal Conversation, Part 1
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Episode 13
After-Meal Conversation, Part 2
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Episode 14
After-Meal Conversation, Part 3
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Episode 15
Making Date Plans Over the Phone
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Episode 16
Seeing a Movie Together, Part 1
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Episode 17
Seeing a Movie Together, Part 2
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Episode 18
Shopping Together, Part 1
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Episode 19
Shopping Together, Part 2
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Episode 20
Shopping Together, Part 3
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Episode 21
Deciding Where to Eat Dinner
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Episode 22
Fancy Restaurant, Part 1
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Episode 23
Fancy Restaurant, Part 2
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Episode 24
Fancy Restaurant, Part 3
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Episode 25
Dinner with Friends, Part 1
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Episode 26
Dinner with Friends, Part 2
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Episode 27
Dinner with Friends, Part 3
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Episode 28
Dinner with Friends, Part 4
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Episode 29
Dinner with Friends, Part 5
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Episode 30
Dinner with Friends, Part 6
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Episode 31
Dinner with Friends, Part 7
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Episode 32
Dinner with Friends, Part 8
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Episode 33
Dinner with Friends, Part 9
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Episode 34
Dinner with Friends, Part 10
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Episode 35
Dinner with Friends, Part 11
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Episode 36
Dinner with Friends, Part 12
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Episode 37
Dinner with Friends, Part 13
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Episode 38
Dinner with Friends, Part 14
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Episode 39
Dinner with Friends, Part 15
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Episode 40
Izakaya With Friends, Part 1
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Episode 41
Izakaya With Friends, Part 2
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Episode 42
Izakaya With Friends, Part 3
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Episode 43
Izakaya With Friends, Part 4
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Episode 44
Izakaya With Friends, Part 5
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Episode 45
Izakaya With Friends, Part 6
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