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Chopsticks

My daughter is 10 years old.(私の娘は10才です。) Until recently she used to eat breakfast with a spoon. (最近まで、彼女はスプーンで朝食を食べていました。) Because she...
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Jan 26, 2011 11:56
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Doctor For Toys

There are many broken toys in my house.(私の家には壊れたおもちゃがたくさんあります。) Because my son treats them roughly.(それは息子が乱暴に扱うからです。) His elder siste...
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Jan 25, 2011 11:33
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A HAPPY NEW YEAR!!

I will go to the road to cheer EKIDEN (a long-distance relay race) runners now. See you soon.
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Jan 1, 2011 10:32
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The End of The Year

The sound of "December" makes me hurry. Especially, the last two week of the year I have to prepare for Christmas and New Year...
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Dec 22, 2010 13:54
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Giri-Ninjo part 2

As I wrote in the last entry, most people in Gunma have a strong sense of obligation . (前のエントリーで書いたように、ほとんどの群馬の人は義理堅い。) They always car...
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Dec 15, 2010 16:13
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Giri-Ninjo (Obligation and human feelings)

I said before I would try to write about "Giri-Ninjo". (以前に「義理人情」について書いてみますと言いました。) After that I have thought what is "g...
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Dec 14, 2010 23:24
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Yesterday Result

Last night the meeting went well. I hate that a meeting drags on. It's not inefficient. The yesterday meeting is comparatively sho...
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Dec 10, 2010 09:49
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Preparation of a Meeting

(I will write a short diary today.) I will have a meeting about the event in the nursery school. I am a chairperson. So I have prepa...
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Dec 9, 2010 14:44
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Kakaa denka and karakkaze (Gunma's weather and women)

It's really windy today. (今日は本当に風が強いです。) Gunma, where I live, is famous for its windy climate. (私の住む群馬は風が強いことで有名です。) It is call...
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Dec 4, 2010 16:52
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Is this the beginning of a cold?

I have a sore throat. So I am sucking a candy most of time. Now I am really afraid of dry air. And I am very sleepy. (What a childi...
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Dec 1, 2010 09:45
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Big Event

Yesterday my family joined in the big event. (昨日、私達家族は大きな行事に参加しました。) It is held for celebrating the new main hall of the temple. (それ...
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Nov 24, 2010 12:55
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This Site

Sometime I have tried to write a diary and a composition about Japanese culture in English. (時々、英語で日記や日本文化についての文章を書いてみたことがあります。) Bu...
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Nov 22, 2010 11:04
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My family

I have a husband and two children. The elder is a daughter, and she is ten year old. She is in the fourth grade of the elementary sch...
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Nov 20, 2010 16:16
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About me

I would like to introduce myself. I am a housewife now. I was born in Tokyo. I have lived in Hokkaido only for one year when I w...
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Nov 20, 2010 14:32