Sempai-Kohai: Seniority rules in Japan

Seniority rules in Japan, traditionally. Sempai-Kohai values permiated Japan centuries ago, and still live on strongly in society today. Sempai – せんぱい (or 先輩 in kanji) refers to one that is older or superior in skill. On the other hand, kohai – こうはい (or 後輩 in kanji) means … Continued