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A Japanese Newly-coined Word "てっぱん" 日本の新語です! With native lang

Hi, again! I'm sorry for my journal entry yesterday, which was apparently somewhat awkward T_T In a previous post, I gave you my wor...
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Oct 4, 2012 23:57 English Japanese new word
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No Newly-coined Word in Schoolbook: How do You Learn Them? 新語は教科書に載ってません。どうやって学びますか? With native lang

Hi, everyone! Today I would like to talk about a Japanese word which was coined newly in the Japanese contemporary society. I know this ...
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Oct 3, 2012 23:56 new word 新語 English
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Would You Like to Taste Tennis Ball テニスボール...食べてみる? With native lang

Any way you slice it, the images I posted today must be the only thing that everyone can think of a tennis ball. But it is definitely a c...
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Oct 2, 2012 23:57 English Japanese topic news
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I Want to Bury My Head in the Sand T_T 穴があったら入りたい~ With native lang

"あなたは自分が有能な方だと思いますか?なぜですか?" This is a title a man, who is learning Japanese, named on his post. And body texts are: "Do...
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Oct 1, 2012 23:56 English Japanese topic 英語
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Kiddingly Say My Digits Become Fish Food But Become Reality 「指が魚の餌になっちゃった」と言ったら本当に... With native lang

Today's amazing report is referred to the BBC news site on the internet. A while ago, I was running through articles on online news ...
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Sep 30, 2012 22:53 English Japanese news topic
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China Again: I Charge You! Beggar Woman Turns to Violence 物乞い女性に逆らうと厄介なことに - また中国からのお話 With native lang

Yesterday I dealt with a coverage of the regulation on some panhandlings in Chaina. So, today again I'd like to focus on another rel...
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Sep 29, 2012 23:56 English Japanese news topic
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What Happens to China Next Time: City Stuck Innocent Beggars in Cage 今度は何?中国の町、浮浪者達を檻へ With native lang

This article was published on the internet on September 24 entitled as: "That’s How They Deal with Beggars in China" (ENGLISH...
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Sep 28, 2012 23:55 English Japanese study learn
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Don't Post Entry with Insufficient Language Skill! Studying Grammar First! まず文法をしっかり学んでから投稿しろ! With native lang

I'm sad but I have to admit that there are some miserable persons here in Lang-8. Yesterday, I spotted a Japanese guy's commen...
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Sep 27, 2012 23:56 English Japanese language study
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Japanese: Quite Confusing to Use 言う,いう in Cases / 日本語の「言う」と「いう」の使い分けが難しいかも T_T With native lang

A while ago, I made a correction of the entry a friend posted today. So, I would like to pick it up for today's journal. I correc...
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Sep 26, 2012 22:34 English Japanese language learn
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Goods Made by "CREATIVE DESIGNER": You See It Creative? 「クリエイティブなデザイナー」の商品 "クリエイティブ"... With native lang

Do you like it? Please take a look at today's images I attached above. As you can see, it's a knife holder selling for general c...
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Sep 25, 2012 23:50 English Japanese news topic
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Mistakenly Made BD Invite Public on Facebook: Thousands Rush to Girl's Birthday Party フェイスブックに誤ってBD招待状公開、少女の家に4千人 With native lang

Tonight, this unbelievable news is from the Netherlands. This is a really interesting article describing a current internet society in t...
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Sep 24, 2012 23:57 English Japanese news topic
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Love is... The More Baffled, The more Attracted 困惑させられ、惑わされ、愛は深まる...のか? With native lang

Here is again from a favorite website of mine, National Geographic. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/09/120907-men-women-see...
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Sep 23, 2012 09:09 English Japanese news topic
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Tokyo Show off Whizzy Digital Illumination Tech, Oh Wonderful! 最先端のデジタル光技術 - 東京 With native lang

I was considerably fascinated! What kind of technology they used!? Have you yet had a look at this video footage? The following URL is of...
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Sep 22, 2012 23:47 English Japanese news topic
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Mistaken Identity!? Koreans' Woe in China, Japan Conflict えぇ!勘違い!? 韓国の災難 With native lang

Well, what should I say about this series of mishaps for Korean facilities T_T You know, China and Japan are currently in a sticky sit...
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Sep 21, 2012 10:07 English Japanese news topic
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Australia: Never Seen Fire Devil 悪魔の炎!? 初めて見た! With native lang

I wonder if you have ever seen a rare twister that makes flames soar high in the air. The images attached above is the one that I wish to...
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Sep 20, 2012 23:57 English Japanese news topic
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Must-see: Cat in Love w/ Boy 少年に恋する猫ちゃん: 必見です^^ With native lang

Oh my god! Give it a look at today's pictures! What a pose this cat is holding! From the very beginning, I prefer cats to other anim...
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Sep 19, 2012 23:56 English Japan topic news
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Real? Does Anyone Have Any Idea about This Photo? これって現実の事? With native lang

Oh boy, what would happen if a torrential rain caused a terrible flooding!? Today's photo is of National Geographic which is one of ...
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Sep 18, 2012 23:18 English news topic 英語
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Miracle Stone Tablet Saved All Villagers from March 11 Tsunami Last Year 大津波から全村人を救った奇跡の石碑 With native lang

Hi, in Osaka I have been still annoyed by this sticky humidity, even though it already comes to the middle of September. How's your r...
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Sep 17, 2012 05:48 English news tsunami 英語
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What Amazing Houses as if Boats on River ボートみたいな家! With native lang

Wow, today I happened to spot these pictures on the Net. According to an article, Mississippi River overflowed, though I don't have ...
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Sep 16, 2012 03:43 news ニュース
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Amazing!!! Koala Hitches a Boat Ride on It's Own Will 野生コアラが自分の意思でボートにヒッチハイク!? & 英語学習中の人に有益な情報 With native lang

As written on my profile, my most favorite thing is to read and watch English news on some website every day. But as far as news is conce...
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Sep 13, 2012 15:46 studying learning listening hearing