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Nako

Keigo, Kenjogo, Teineigo Necessary for Sophisticated Japanese 日本語の敬語、謙譲語、丁寧語 With native lang

Lately, I have been covered the theme "7 conceivable obstacles you could face while learning Japanese" one by one. And this is ...
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Sep 12, 2012 00:41 keigo kenjogo teineigo studying
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7 Conceivable Obstacles on Learning Japanese - No 4: Kanji 日本語を学ぶ上で考えられる7つの障壁 - 第4弾: 漢字

Hi to all readers and thank you for stopping by! It just now seems to be getting into the time for leaders in the USA and Japan seeking ...
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Sep 9, 2012 03:06 Japanese learning studying kanji
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Must-see: 7 Annoying Obstacles on Studying Japanese 日本語習得上の7つの悩ましい障壁

Hi there, I'm so glad that you've stopped by♪ In these several days, I covered two annoyances on the way studying Japanese not...
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Sep 7, 2012 03:05 日本語 日本語習得 学習 studying
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Japanese-made English Bother English Learners in Japan and Japanese Learners 語学習得上 和製英語が厄介?

I wonder how do you think of English words coined in Japan. This is what is called "wasei-eigo" (和製英語). We usually don't...
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Sep 4, 2012 23:07 Japanese wasei-eigo Japanese-made English
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Must-see: Amazing Ways to Count Tuna in Japanese マグロの数え方がすごい!

Oops! It seems much time flew by again since I last posted on, even though I have to be more committed to keeping a entry for my English....
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Sep 2, 2012 05:13 Japanese 日本語 how to
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「ジャンジャン適当に持ってきて」 "Bring Beers And Foods Randomly!" Proper Way to Order in Overseas?

「とりあえずビール2、3本」「おつまみ、適当にもってきて。」 These are orders you often hear from Japanese customers when you are in IZAKAYA(居酒屋)Japanese style pub. T...
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Apr 21, 2012 23:54 日本 日本人 紹介 居酒屋
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Japanese Word 異国の人(foreigner) Have a Special Resonance for The Japanese

How long has it been since the days when I used to write about Japanese words on a daily basis? Today I would like to take a moment to t...
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Apr 20, 2012 03:51 日本語 英語 外人 Japanese
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You know you've been in Japan too long when... 「長く日本に居すぎた」と感じるとき...

You foreigners might start feeling like "I've been in Japan too long" when noticed all of a sudden that you are naturally d...
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Apr 15, 2012 09:20 foreigner 外国人
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Horrible Lang-8 User Just for Touting a Paid Skype Talk 英会話勧誘のためだけのLang-8会員

Today I happened to come across a certain comment posted to the space titled as "Testimonials from My Friends or フレンドからの紹介文" on...
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Apr 12, 2012 08:18 Skype スカイプ online English
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(@o@) An English Conversation Teacher w/ No Well-educated Grammatical Skills 文法の苦手な英語の外人先生

"Hey, what are you starting to talk about!?" This was my first impression to hear something inconceivable from a friend of mine...
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Apr 10, 2012 09:56 education 教育 English 英語
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English Educational System in Japan's Schools are Well Done!? よく出来ている日本の学校英語教育?

Oops, I did it again. Terribly many days passed as I've left Lang-8 unattended T_T I remember that my last entry journal was honestl...
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Apr 8, 2012 01:38 英語 教育 English education
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Have a Wonderful New Year ^-^

I'd like to wish you all the best for a very happy new year (^_-)-☆ Thank you all for your kindness over the last year ^^ That mea...
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Jan 1, 2012 23:43
Nako

The Hepburn System of Romanization

Out of yesterday's my diary: Sat., Dec. 30 My family had lunch at a kaiten-zushi restaurant. And then, after less than a hour, I...
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Dec 31, 2011 15:58
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Kiyoshi's English Education Report Vol. 46:

As continuing to yesterday's diary, I can say that teaching Kiyoshi English seems to be a battle against the time in a means. In fa...
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Dec 28, 2011 19:58
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Thanks Winter Vacation!

Extream cold days are continuing (><) Kiyoshi's English Education Report Vol. 45: Looking back over the past more than a month, I...
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Dec 27, 2011 23:52
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TODAY'S TOP STORIES FROM Japan Times - Monday, Dec. 26, 2011

It's harshly cold today! Even in this coldness, Kiyoshi says "It's OK for me, not so much cold!" He must be a very ch...
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Dec 26, 2011 23:21 Japan 英語 English Japanese
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Wrapped up Kiyoshi's Second Year w/ Speech

Kiyosh gave a speech to students and teachers at the podium as a representative of the first graders at the closing ceremony of the secon...
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Dec 22, 2011 23:42 Japan 英語 English Japanese
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Kiyoshi's English Education Report Vol. 24, 25: Disparity Comes in How ...?

Kiyoshi's English Education Report Vol. 24: Dec. 5 As usual, this is out of my diary I wrote yesterday. Sorry kiyoshi T_T Can I ...
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Dec 6, 2011 23:49 Japan 英語 English Japanese
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TODAY'S TOP STORIES FROM Japan Times - Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011

On usual Sunday, we are so busy at work. Also today I was awfully tied up! Sorry Kiyoshi, I couldn't care of you a whole day. An e...
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Dec 4, 2011 21:31 Japan 英語 English Japanese
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Kiyoshi's English Education Report Vol. 22: Countries

Thanks a Lang-8 friend, it's quickly decided that what and how he learns in English today! Kiyoshi is lucky. A friend of mine here...
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Dec 3, 2011 17:56 Japan 英語 English Japanese