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Language exchange

I like teaching Japanese to Japanese learners a lot. It is really fun for me. Of course, I'm not a professional Japanese teacher, but...
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Mar 31, 2009 14:05
yumi

Today...........

Today is the anniversary of my best friend in my high school days death.When I see cherry blossoms, they remind me her. She committed sui...
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Mar 30, 2009 13:23
yumi

Portable PC VAIO

My husband bought me a new PC yesterday, even though I already have a new laptop which was a last Christmas gift from him. After gettin...
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Mar 29, 2009 15:53
yumi

Filipino English and American English

Today during talking to my best Internet friend, my online English teacher suddenly spoke to me. My teacher and I are also good friends, ...
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Mar 28, 2009 14:40
yumi

Why do you study another language?

In Japan students have a spring vacation right now. Of course, my daughter's school is off, so she stays at home every day. When we...
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Mar 27, 2009 15:52
yumi

origami(おりがみ)

I did origami with my Internet friend today. When we did origami, we used a web cam. I showed him how to do origami, so it was easy for h...
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Mar 26, 2009 14:39
yumi

Do you feel more sleepy in spring?

Have you heard the saying '春眠暁を覚えず(しゅんみんあかつきをおぼえず)'? I'm such feeling now. The meaning is it is comfortable to sleep in spri...
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Mar 25, 2009 14:06
yumi

I want to learn about Japanese culture more.

Before I started to learn English, I've never interested in Japanese culture so much. I'm a big fan of art, so of course, I like ...
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Mar 24, 2009 14:21
yumi

Nice conversation

I talked to my Spanish friend and American friend today. It was really fun for me. I'm not a Spanish learner, but I know my American ...
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Mar 23, 2009 01:22
yumi

Chatting

I chatted with my Internet friends for 6 hours today. I mean I talked with my American friend for 2 hours, then I talked to my Austral...
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Mar 22, 2009 17:14
yumi

English radio programs in Japan

Have you studied your second or third language with the radio programs or TV programs? In Japan the new radio programs or TV programs fo...
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Mar 21, 2009 03:12
yumi

Japanese ら行vs English ’r' and 'l' sounds

I can't pronounce 'r' sounds and 'l' sounds both.It is not only my problem but also every Japanese'. Because when...
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Mar 20, 2009 17:45
yumi

Too hot!

I went to Tokyo to take a painting class today. I left my house at 5:50 am, I arrived at Tokyo at 10:30 am today. Because we had a terrib...
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Mar 19, 2009 21:39
yumi

Voice

Which can you understand males' voice or females' voice? When I listen to English, females' voice is easier for me. I think...
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Mar 18, 2009 14:34
yumi

Hearing English skills

I think each person has each accent, so it is hard for me to understand what they say. I'm a student of online English conversation ...
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Mar 17, 2009 12:55
yumi

Exchanging riddles

I exchanged riddles with my Internet friend with voice chat. It was really fun! We decided some rules, and followed the roles. Our rule...
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Mar 16, 2009 14:12
yumi

Have you changed?

Do I look the same as I did in high school? Yes, I think my appearance was changed. When I was a high school student, I had a long hair. ...
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Mar 15, 2009 19:04
yumi

Japanese dolls

I like Japanese dolls calling 市松人形=いちまつにんぎょうin Japanese so much. I think my first sight at Japanese dolls was my childhood. I saw them at...
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Mar 14, 2009 03:36
yumi

Writing something in English

While you write your entry with your second language, which language do you think in your mind? I think while I write something in Engl...
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Mar 13, 2009 16:49
yumi

Japanese plum blooming

I went to Tokyo to take painting class yesterday. My painting school is near the defense Agency of Japanese. When I go to the school, I g...
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Mar 12, 2009 19:11