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What makes me forget the time.

Do you like watching videos on You Tube? I sometimes watch them and really like listening to song, interviews, and other ones, whatever ...
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Mar 31, 2010 11:05
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What is the difference between "my comment " and " the comment"?

Some native speaker kindly corrected my sentence and I'm still wondering if there are another options or not. My sentences are.........
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Mar 27, 2010 10:18
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A wonderful video

It's been about twenty days since the winners of Academy Awards announced. All the winners deserve to get this awards? Meryl Streep ...
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Mar 26, 2010 20:07
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Would you check my sentences? No.2

Would you check my sentences below? 1.>situation--- A new employee says something " greeting" to his boss at the office. *「私...
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Mar 26, 2010 17:12
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Would you check my sentences?

Would you check sentences below? 1.Key point-- the way to translate"は” and "が." *昔々(むかしむかし)、おじいさんとおばあさんがいました。  Once upo...
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Mar 25, 2010 12:22
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Cherry blossom

These couple of days you hear the cherry blossom reports on TV and read them in the newspaper in Japan. Speaking of flowers, "flowe...
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Mar 23, 2010 10:23
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A question about the difference between "try ~ing" and "try to~."

I talked about Twitter with my friend the other day and she said as follows: " I've never tried to use Twitter." She meant...
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Mar 22, 2010 10:32
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A question about differences of the nuance

When you say "~に関して(=~にかんして)/について" , phrases below came to my mind: 1. in terms of 2. regarding 3. about 4. in regard to 5...
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Mar 22, 2010 01:31
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The way to translate from Japanese to English

As a native Japanese speaker,there are tons of cases that are difficult to translate feelings into English; "いただきます" is one of ...
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Mar 21, 2010 08:21
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New phrase

I learned a new expression"first thing in the morning." When I first saw this, I was wondering if 'thing' can be used ...
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Mar 19, 2010 10:41
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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts

A shop of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, which is originated in the U.S(Does this make sense? ' came from' is OK?), was newly opened her...
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Mar 18, 2010 08:13
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Graduation

Every time if year is the season "graduation" in Japan; the season the sun shines and feels the coming of spring but there are ...
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Mar 17, 2010 08:39
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In the evening?

I noticed that "in the evening" meant from the time after the work to the time go to bed." In Japanese, we say " 夕方...
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Mar 12, 2010 12:19
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A grammatical question

Could you tell me the difference of the nuance between these two sentences? 1. Please let me know if you have any questions. 2. Please ...
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Mar 11, 2010 22:11
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The taste of lemon?

When I was reading an article on CNN concerning American Idol, I came across an interesting phrase,"throw lemons." This is the...
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Mar 6, 2010 09:07
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Pronunciation in English

The other day, I studied about pronunciation with my friends. We regulary meet and study together and one person becomes a teacher in t...
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Mar 5, 2010 00:24
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A Tongue-Twister?

I found an website " The children's Poetry Archives." I have an poetry Book for kids and really like each poem. I read a ...
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Mar 3, 2010 10:55
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March

I picked the weeds in my garden this morning because it rained last night and was easy to pick them up. Entering the March, the days get...
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Mar 2, 2010 12:19