Nihongo Cup Speech Contest 2017: 24th June 2017

The Nihongo Cup was help again this year on June 24th – with some amazing speeches from all over the UK. I would like to especially congratulate my students, Olivia Boutell (who won the KS3 category) and Kei See (who did a wonderful speech in the KS5 category.

Read more about it here.


If you wish to get a head start with next year’s competition, here are some templates to use. Remember that a winning speech will use the template as a starting point, and then develop their speech using their own ideas and opinions.

Speech Competition Template-my ideal holiday- Standard Level

Template-Japan Trip-challenging


Template- favourite thing -standard

Template- my dream -standard

Template-future career-very challenging

To help with your pronunciation and intonation, click here. Simply cut and paste your speech into the box and listen to the correct way to say it.

Please click here for more information, including the rules.


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