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See you on next Saturday

I'm going to my home town tomorrow with my daughter, and I already wrote about it before. http://lang-8.com/220778/journals/14477...
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Apr 29, 2012 22:10
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Watching American dramas

My daughter recently found a channel that televises American drams, variety shows, and movies. She video recorded many programs and wat...
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Apr 28, 2012 23:21
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お茶摘み:Picking green tea

I was born and raised in Shizuoka prefecture where is very famous for good green tea in Japan. My parents and younger brother grow green...
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Apr 27, 2012 23:37
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My new computer

I got a new computer today. Although the shop clerk offered to start it up, I refused because it needed one day and my daughter told me ...
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Apr 26, 2012 22:26
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Why Japanese people say " Itadaki masu" before the meals?

Japanese people ordinarily say, "Itadaki masu" before meals but even in Japan, there are many people who don't know why we ...
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Apr 25, 2012 20:36
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A ridiculous quarrel

Today, I watched a TV program which introduced a special high school to be a railroad worker; it's named 昭和鉄道高校:Syouwa Tetudou Hidg S...
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Apr 24, 2012 23:27
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Do you need a comma before "too"?

Nice to meet you, too. I think so, too. Do you need "," before "too"? I learned I had to put a comma before &qu...
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Apr 23, 2012 22:24
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How often do you say " I love you ," to your partner?

Watching Western movies, I often heard "I love you," as if it was a kind of greeting. Yesterday, my husband found sashimi in...
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Apr 22, 2012 16:17
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A Gorgeous Dinner

I made some meals using vegitables which my husband harvested today. First, I boiled some bamboo shoots, which grew in our garden, with...
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Apr 21, 2012 21:57
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My Terrible Computer

I wrote the entry that my computer had broken and sent it to the electric shop. http://lang-8.com/220778/journals/1417517/My-Computer-...
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Apr 20, 2012 15:26
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Fully Persistent

When I picked up the telephone and said, "Hello," I heard young man's voice. He asked me if I was interested in investment...
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Apr 19, 2012 17:10
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天皇とは何か?:What Is The Japanese Emperor?

I didn't know about the Emperor of Japan well because I have never taught about it. But I could know it after reading the book writt...
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Apr 18, 2012 23:01
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Yoga Lesson

I learn Yoga twice a month and today was a Yoga lesson day. There were 16 women in the room, and a woman couldn't bend her knees bec...
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Apr 17, 2012 22:13
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Today Is My Birthday!!

I didn't notice that it was my birthday this morning. My husband and I just greeted as usual. When my kids were little, we used t...
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Apr 16, 2012 23:02
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Visit Of A Woodpecker

Since I heard sounds like knocking something outside, I went out to the garden and found a woodpecker pecking a tree in the next door'...
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Apr 15, 2012 19:35
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The Special Time For A mother And Her Daughter

My husband went out for a drink with his friends this evening. So just my daughter and I are staying at home now. We went shopping to a...
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Apr 14, 2012 21:31
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Is Mr. Yoichi Hatta Famous In Taiwan? :八田よいちは、台湾で有名ですか?

I'm reading "日本はなぜ世界でいちばん人気があるのか?:Why is Japan the most popular in the world?" written by Tsuneyasu Takeda. He said that M...
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Apr 13, 2012 16:16
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石巻人となったイギリス人:A British who became Ishinomaki-jin

I read about Richard Halberstadt, who is a British associate professor at Ishinomaki Senshyu University in Miyagi prefecture. Since the ...
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Apr 12, 2012 17:48
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My Computer Is Broken.

I had written entries since February 9 until April 9. I intended to write entries every day, but I couldn't do that, because my comp...
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Apr 11, 2012 19:58
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Maru Is My Dog's Name.

Just as I drive back home, my dog Maru runs to the car and comes into a garage. He sits down with his ears turned back and waits for me ...
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Apr 9, 2012 23:33