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a sentence using "ask around" With native lang

My grandmother asked around to find my older brother every evening. He usually went out without letting know where he went and didn't...
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Feb 13, 2018 22:35
elephanttortoise

Suspicious Call With native lang

A few days ago, my mother-in-law, who lives with me, got a call. The person said something but it was not clear, so she didn't catch...
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Jan 30, 2018 11:35
elephanttortoise

Scald With native lang

A few days ago, I got scald my point finger while cooking. Just before then, I was thinking something else, so I was really shocked and I...
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Jan 16, 2018 13:36
elephanttortoise

The Last Day of Our Winter Break With native lang

Today is the last day of our winter break. Tomorrow, my husband will go on a business trip and my children will start a new school term,...
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Jan 8, 2018 11:26
elephanttortoise

Flu Shot With native lang

Finally I got a flu shot today. At the end of last month, I called some clinics and asked whether they had a vaccine for flu, but unfort...
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Jan 6, 2018 11:37
elephanttortoise

Studless tires With native lang

Yesterday I went to my brother's house, where I grew up, with my family in my car. Every time we went there, my husband drinks there...
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Jan 5, 2018 10:46
elephanttortoise

Short Drive With native lang

After I posted some new year's cards, I made a detour for a change. I saw some mountains in a blue sky, and a few of them were cover...
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Jan 2, 2018 20:05
elephanttortoise

Beautiful With native lang

Happy new year. Where do you find beauty? I know some people find it in a flower, and other people find it in an art. As for me, I fi...
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Jan 1, 2018 20:49
elephanttortoise

Era Name With native lang

In Japan, we use two different ways to indicate a year. One is the Christian Era, that is used around the world. The other is the era nam...
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Dec 4, 2017 00:50
elephanttortoise

I wish I could read English articles quickly.

I love watching rugby and I sometimes read articles about rugby in English. However, it really takes a long time. One of the reasons is t...
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Nov 28, 2017 15:54
elephanttortoise

Payback

It's getting cold these days. (寒くなってきましたね。) I had to go out in the morning last Saturday, so I asked my husband to take out heate...
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Nov 23, 2017 21:15
elephanttortoise

Easy Morning With native lang

I have two children and they are students and join each club at school. So I'm always busy every morning, even weekends. However, b...
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Sep 18, 2017 13:49
elephanttortoise

Pay a Debt of Honor With native lang

Could you tell me the meaning of "pay a debt of honor?" This morning, I found two tweets. Vice President Pence @VP .@POT...
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Sep 12, 2017 13:24
elephanttortoise

English Phrases in Volunteering at Events

I'd like to know some proper English phrases in volunteering at events. Could you help me? あちら(のゲート)から再入場できます。 You can reenter o...
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Aug 15, 2017 11:49
elephanttortoise

New Hairstyle With native lang

Because of the hot summer, I had my hair cut. I feel light and I really like it. However, I'm very thin, so my slim and long neck g...
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Aug 4, 2017 16:39
elephanttortoise

A Radio Program of Science for kids

Every summer break, I'm looking forward to listening to a radio program. It's called "夏休み子ども科学話相談 (natsuyasumi kodomo kagak...
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Aug 2, 2017 21:15
elephanttortoise

The Color was the Key With native lang

Last Saturday evening, I picked up my daughter at a station and went to a sport shop with her to get her gym clothes. Beforehand I called...
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Jun 27, 2017 07:59
elephanttortoise

Pronunciation

My new English teacher told me before that my pronunciation of R/L isn't good. I knew that so I tried to pay attention for the pronu...
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Jun 7, 2017 20:36
elephanttortoise

Technology With native lang

(I wrote this for an assignment for my English class, though I know it's too long.) I like science. New technology and products ma...
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Jun 3, 2017 11:24
elephanttortoise

Allergy and Phobia With native lang

My son goes to a cram school twice a week and there are some cats. He really loves them and seems to want to keep cats at home. However, ...
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May 9, 2017 08:34