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aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I'd love to use "I'd love" in a conversation. / I'd love をぜひ会話で使ってみたいです。

I'm a Japanese who doesn't speak English very well. あたしは英語があんまり上手くしゃべれない日本人です。 But, I'd always love to use new words and...
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Jan 25, 2012 15:51 love Japanese English ラブ
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

These are Japanese common expressions for a new year card "あけましておめでとうございます...." :)

At the new year, exchanging new year cards to your friends and relations are still very important for Japanese. Today, I'd like to...
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Dec 31, 2011 00:29 New year expression Japanese
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Keep up with the "Tanaka" !? / 田中さんちに負けんな!?

I learned the idiom "keep up with the Joneses". "keep up with the Joneses"というイディオムを習った。 I guess, this idiom sound...
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Dec 12, 2011 10:51 idiom English keep up
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

If you have a plan for coming to Tokyo, a warm Jacket and under wear are must items. / もし東京に来るなら厚手のジャケットと肌着はマストですよ。

In Tokyo, it has been pretty cold lately. If you have a plan for coming to Japan, don't forget to bring your warm Jacket and under ...
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Dec 8, 2011 17:46 Tokyo winter cold kotatsu
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I have a question about "be obsessed with", "be into", "be passionate about" are they same meaning?

I learned these three phases "be obsessed with", "be into" and "be passionate about" but I learned them fro...
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Nov 16, 2011 13:31 obsessed with be into
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I have a quick question about chill and cold. / "chill" と "cold" についてちょっと質問があります。

What is the difference between chill and cold? chill と cold の違いは何ですか? I have been assuming that "cold" is colder than "...
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Nov 2, 2011 10:48 chill cold English Japanese
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

There is no convenience store in France!? Is it ture? フランスってコンビニがないの?

I've never been to France. This is kind of strange that I ask if there is a convenience store in France, because I study English...
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Oct 24, 2011 15:55 France convenience store フランス
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Always I'm sleepy ~ / いっつも眠いんだよねぇ~

Lately I've been very busy with my work and study. My life is always hectic. Last week, I was unable to post my journal entry very mu...
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Oct 17, 2011 00:58 sleepy anyway ねむい 眠い
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

He told me "There is no end to study language, I mean, I contine to learn eternal ". / 「ことばの勉強に終わりはないですからね。一生ですよ。」ってその子は言った。

When I talked with exchange student, I asked him "how long have you been learning Japanese? For ten years or more?". 留学生と話して...
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Sep 18, 2011 10:26 language study ことば 勉強
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Could you give an example about the response to "can you help me...." ?

Hi there, how are you doing? Today, I have a question about English response. When I talk with teachers and students in English, ...
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Sep 9, 2011 06:58 English response yes of
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Japanese word どうもdo-u-mo is used as "thanks", "hello", "a little" and "somewhow".../ how to use "do-u-mo/どうも"

The Japanese word "do-u-mo/どうも" is used occasionally in a conversation. But it has various usages and sometimes seems there ...
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Sep 2, 2011 14:43 somewhat hello thanks Japanese
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Most Japanese are poor in English, but they like studying English anyway!? / 日本人は英語が苦手だけど、とにかく英語を勉強するのが好き!?

I read an article and the title was "Most Japanese are poor in English, but they like studying English anyway". I think that...
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Aug 17, 2011 11:40 English study most Japanese
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

Could you tell me about your best way to spend the dog of summer? / ちょうあついなつのさいこうのすごしかたって?=超暑い夏の最高の過ごし方って?

It is a scorching hot summer day @_@;;; In Japan the weather has been extremely hot and humid over the last two weeks. But this sum...
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Aug 12, 2011 13:31 the dog of summer
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

If you plan on coming to Japan, I think you'd better know the kanji "女性専用車 /じょせいせんようしゃ" .

Today, I'd like to write about "josei sen yo sha /じょせいせんようしゃ/女性専用車". If you were in Japan, you had a lot of opportunitie...
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Aug 10, 2011 15:06 Japan description train car
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

We recorded our conversations using the Japanese word "dayone/だよね" :D---Audio files slow speed version and native speed version---

Today my friend Yui and I recorded our conversations about "Yakiniku" using the Japanese word "dayone/だよね". We mad...
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Aug 9, 2011 16:06 Japanese audio files conversation
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

The subject of politics, love, social problems and love at English school!...Some photos of Shinjuku..

I learned English at very very small English school in Tokyo. I went there for the last three days, today was the last day. Two mo...
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Aug 4, 2011 00:05 English school eigaiwa class
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I want to say "zenshin aru nomi /前進あるのみ/ぜんしんあるのみ" in English... "keep going" or " heading to the forward".~with casual Japanese

Today, I want to try to translate the Japanese phrase "zenshin aru nomi / ぜんしんあるのみ/ 前進あるのみ" into English. 今日は日本の「前進あるのみ」という言葉...
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Jul 13, 2011 03:38 Keep going a forward
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I was happy to hear the phrase "you name it" on the radio. FromAmerican Forces Network Tokyo.

Yesterday when I was listening to the radio, I was able to recognize the phrase "you name it! " while commercial. It was th...
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Jul 10, 2011 07:47 you name it again
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

I have a quick question, I don't know what to say when I hung up a phone...just "Bye" ???

Here are conversation on a phone at the office. Ring, ring, ring.... Me) Hello, this is helpdesk. A) Hi! I'm A. I can't...
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Jul 8, 2011 11:15 Question english conversation hung
aozorakumoko あおぞらくもこ

How to say "Could you move over?" in Japanese. 〜せきをつめていただけますか?

Today, I learned "move over" which means moving to another seat for someone. 今日は誰かに席を譲るという意味の "move over" を勉強しました。 ...
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Jul 7, 2011 14:12 move over seat Japanese