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Popular Japanese Food

Do you know why Japanese food is popular in the world? Oils and fats, sugar, and flavor. When human beings eat them, the agreeable ...
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May 31, 2012 17:59
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Recycle

I wrote about selling my used desks on my journal before.   http://lang-8.com/220778/journals/1498330/For-Better-Price I worked hard...
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May 30, 2012 20:53
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I enjoy Yoga.

I practiced Yoga this afternoon. My Yoga teacher is friendly and attractive woman. I always enjoy what she is talking during the lesson...
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May 29, 2012 22:13
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Old Ladies's Power

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ix5BSIXFh_I&feature=relmfu The Russian ladies got second prize at Euro-Vision Music Festival. The...
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May 28, 2012 22:16
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For Better Price

I have three desks which my kids used and no one uses now. I asked a staff of the secondhand shop, that I often go to, if they came and ...
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May 27, 2012 22:16
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A Disgusting Man

This is a contribution on a newspaper which I read. "I'm 30's and a nurse. My coworker is going to be married with a ma...
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May 26, 2012 20:50
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My host daughter's wedding

I have been one of the volunteers of international exchanges association in Ibaraki prefecture for more than ten years. A Chinese girl w...
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May 24, 2012 22:10
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A disease for cause of husbands: 夫原病

I learned about "fugenbyou夫原病" on TV program yesterday. It is a name of a disease that wives fall ill because of their husband...
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May 23, 2012 23:27
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The relationship between languages and cultures

I read words written by Shyuhei Mainoumi who was a sumo wrestler before. He is on TV as a commentator now. He compares Japanese culture...
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May 22, 2012 23:07
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Japanese old story

I have heard voices of pheasants around my house these days and sometimes meet them in a grassy place. There is an old story about a phe...
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May 21, 2012 23:06
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With Sumo wrestlers

A friend of my husband's is familiar with Sumo wrestlers. Today is the last day of Sumo tournament in June, so Sensyuraku party held...
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May 21, 2012 00:00
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Don Don down

I often go to some recycle shops. Today I went to one of them and knew the new system of the shop. A used shop: Don Don Down entered in...
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May 19, 2012 20:47
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A scary rumor

A gardener who worked in our garden said about a rumor. There is a institution for handicapped people in my prefecture. A boy who has s...
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May 18, 2012 23:08
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Give It Up To Me

I listen to "Give it up to me" sung by Shakira and Lil Wayne recently. I like the rhythm and I want to be able to sing the son...
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May 17, 2012 18:43
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A car accident

I heard that a 14 years old boy was hit by a car near my house yesterday and broke his arm. He was crossing at the pedestrian on his bik...
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May 16, 2012 21:49
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A strange tree in Okinawa:うむまあ木

       世はさまざま                        山之口 獏(やまのくち ばく)  人は米を食っている  People eat rice  ぼくの名と同じ名の Same name as me  獏(ばく)という獣は Nam...
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May 15, 2012 16:49
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Reconstituted families

Today I read an article about reconstituted families in the U.K. It says that almost half of all marriages in Britain end in divorce and...
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May 14, 2012 21:55
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Mother's Day

When I was weeding in my garden, a woman came and ask me, "Are you Ms. M?" I replied, "Yes, I am." She said, "...
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May 13, 2012 21:55
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Omusubi:おむすび(御結び)

A rice ball is translated "omusubi:おむすび" or "onigiri:おにぎり" in Japanese. Here's some extract from "Shyayo : ...
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May 12, 2012 21:18
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A agency for foreign performers in Japan

Do you know Motoko Inagawa? She is a 78-year-old talent agent dominant force in the foreign talent business in Japan. She started her b...
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May 11, 2012 23:07