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Cartoonish Expressions

Some expressions in Japanese emoticons are derived from cartoons. For example, (*^_^*) uses the expression of flushing, and ^^; uses the...
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Dec 28, 2010 11:56
yinamoto

A Christmas Song

I composed this song ten years ago or so and arranged it in a Christmas style a few years ago: http://www006.upp.so-net.ne.jp/inamoto/...
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Dec 23, 2010 11:28
yinamoto

Evolution of Dogs

While most of humans are mainly involved in the material world including goods, clothes, foods, houses, economics, advertising, marketing...
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Dec 18, 2010 11:30
yinamoto

Do You Have Any Loan Word in Japanese Which You Feel Strange as a Native English Speaker?

A lot of gairaigo (loan words) are used in Japanese today. Many of them are from English, and some of them are used for different meanin...
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Dec 16, 2010 11:08
yinamoto

The Default Viewpoint in Japanese

This is not an authorized opinion but my opinion or rather my impression for Japanese. I often find the word "私は" is written...
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Dec 11, 2010 12:36
yinamoto

Challenge and Thrill

I was very challenging in my childhood though I'm not very active now (I feel some sympathy for sea cucumbers). I often walked on ...
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Dec 8, 2010 11:56
yinamoto

Good Points of Kanji

Though kanji require their learners to make some efforts for remembering, they have some good points. Because each kanji has a meaning...
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Dec 4, 2010 12:12
yinamoto

Kanji for the Japanese People

If you are learning Japanese, you may feel some difficulty or trouble to learn kanji. But it's similar to the Japanese people, too. ...
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Dec 2, 2010 11:17