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I'm Sick

Since yesterday I have had a cold. Right now I have a headache and runny nose. I'm feeling sluggish. I think that I also have a fever...
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Apr 30, 2010 20:42
yumi

It Motivated Me A Lot!

A couple of days ago, I watched an American documentary without any dubbing and subtitles. Before I watched it, I thought that it was ver...
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Apr 29, 2010 21:05
yumi

Roma Wasn't Built In A Day

I have started to learn about proper pronunciation. In my case I have trouble with both consonants and vowels. However, I want to focus o...
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Apr 28, 2010 20:37
yumi

Japanese Golden Week!

In Japan from next week it will start a golden week. I'm afraid of our golden week because it basically always crowed everywhere. ...
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Apr 27, 2010 21:47
yumi

Charlotte's Web

A couple of days ago, I finish reading Charlotte's Web in English. Since I don't want to forget the story, today I would like to ...
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Apr 26, 2010 15:21
yumi

To Enjoy Watching DVDs Made In Foreign Countries

Lately I want a DVD player whose region cord is free because I want to enjoy watching DVDs made in foreign countries. In Japan we can wat...
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Apr 25, 2010 04:11
yumi

Do You Think These Sounds Neat?

Today I want to introduce our unique music with playing our traditional instruments. This journal entry is related to my blog. http://yum...
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Apr 24, 2010 02:34
yumi

Please Teach Me How To Write a Fan Letter in English

I have a plan to write a fan letter to my favorite author. I already wrote about my plan in my past journal entry. However, since I don&#...
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Apr 23, 2010 01:56
yumi

Enjoy Reading Children Books

Have you read books written for children in your second or third language? I think that it is a good way for adults to read children book...
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Apr 22, 2010 16:12
yumi

That's Why I Keep a Diary Every day!

In these four skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening which skills do you want to improve first to your second or third language...
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Apr 21, 2010 23:19
yumi

Let's Enjoy Watching American Dramas!

A couple of days ago, I have started to watch American dramas with English dubbing. Although last summer one of my Skype friends suggeste...
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Apr 20, 2010 02:04
yumi

To Improve My Pronunciation

Today I recorded my speaking voice again to ask my Japanese friend who has already mastered English to listen to it. I met my Japanese fr...
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Apr 19, 2010 02:02
yumi

It's A Really Nice Tip To Apple Devices!

Hi, friends. Today I want to share a really cool website with you. A couple of days ago, I discovered the site on facebook. Since I'm...
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Apr 17, 2010 19:15
yumi

Should I Be Glad My Fault?!

Recently I really enjoy listening to audio books in English with my ipod. Right now I can't study English without my ipod. Yesterday ...
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Apr 16, 2010 21:05
yumi

Let's Enjoy Making Mistakes!

I've heard the story that Japanese English learners are afraid of making mistakes, so that they can's improve their speaking skil...
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Apr 15, 2010 21:46
yumi

Have You Laughted From Bottom of Your Heart?

Yesterday since I found a very cute and funny video clip, I want to share it with you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9HpVwwt8ZI&...
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Apr 14, 2010 21:37
yumi

About Japanese Commercials Part 2

Today's entry is a sequel of yesterday's entry. http://lang-8.com/19337/journals/441965/Japanese-Commercial Since some frien...
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Apr 13, 2010 22:37
yumi

Japanese Commercial

Do you know this advertising video clip? It is very popular among young people in Japan right now. My daughter is also a big fan of the v...
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Apr 12, 2010 22:36
yumi

Help me!

I found a very interesting video clip on YouTube yesterday. However, I don't know if it is true or not. I think that I can understand...
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Apr 11, 2010 22:05
yumi

Can You Accept Negative Comments?

Yesterday I took one of online English tutors lesson for the first time in a year. When she listened to my speaking English, she praised ...
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Apr 10, 2010 22:07