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A rabbit/triffle in the hand is worth two in the bush.

57. A: I heard that you are thinking about changing your job. B: Yes, I've been thinking that I might find a better job. A: But you...
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Sep 14, 2014 17:08
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Three translations of "The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya" With native lang

"Okay, I will quit the writing club and join this club..." said Ms Asahina. Her voice was so tragic that I couldn't help b...
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Sep 13, 2014 09:41
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洋画の英語がわかる! 日常よく使われるスラング・イディオム英会話 (録音テープ別売)miss the boat

I bought a book in the title the other day at a BOOK OFF which is a second-hand book store. It was 105 yen while the original price was 9...
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Sep 12, 2014 20:50
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洋画の英語がわかる! 日常よく使われるスラング・イディオム英会話 (録音テープ別売)

I bought a book in the title the other day at a BOOK OFF which is a second-hand book store. It was 105 yen. It was on sale considering th...
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Sep 11, 2014 10:51
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convince と persuade の違い

『9割の日本人が使い方を間違える英単語101』says: "convince は 道理や正統性で説得する。" "persuade は 感情や理性の面から説得する。" ................................
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Sep 10, 2014 17:59
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I'm jealous of Kei Nishikori not because he is the first Japanese Grand Slam finalist, but because his English is better than me!

I'm jealous of Kei Nishikori not because he is the first Japanese Grand Slam finalist, but because his English is better than me! ...
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Sep 9, 2014 19:24
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洋画の英語がわかる! 日常よく使われるスラング・イディオム英会話 (録音テープ別売)

I bought the book in the title the other day at BOOK OFF which is a used-book store. It was 105 yen, although the original price had been...
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Sep 8, 2014 14:42
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Kei Nishikori Becoming 2014 U.S. Open Finalist With native lang

Kei Nishikori has become 2014 US Open Finalist as the first Japanese (or Asian) man. (By the way, I thought I should have written "...
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Sep 7, 2014 15:39
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The Return of Okinawa from the US -- It was not a piece of cake.-- With native lang

When I was 22 years old, my friend and I visited Okinawa prefecture. At that time Okinawa had been already back to Japan from the US, th...
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Sep 6, 2014 13:41
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涼宮ハルヒの憂鬱で英単語が面白いほど身に着く本 上巻 No.3

「教えるわ。SOS団の活動内容、それは、」 "Let me tell you. The activities of Group SOS are ... ." 大きく息を吸い、演出効果のつもりかセリフを溜めに溜めて、そしてハルヒは驚くべき真相を吐い...
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Sep 6, 2014 11:09
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『涼宮ハルヒの憂鬱』で英単語が面白いほど身につく本 上 (#3)

「ここどこですか、なんであたし連れてこられたんですか、何で、かか鍵を閉めるんですか?いったい何を、」 "Where is this place? Why did you drag me here? Why did you lock the door? What ...
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Sep 4, 2014 12:08
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TOEIC

131. once Ms. Cohen had examined the detailed business plan, she was more ------ to the idea of investing in the new company. (A) conv...
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Sep 2, 2014 23:26
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Finally I did it! With native lang

Today, I renewed my internet connection. It took me the whole day to install the new connection, and make it ready to use. Finally I ...
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Sep 1, 2014 20:00
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「吾輩の文法書に『ミッションインポッシブル』という語順はないーービーグル

”There is no such a word order as 'mission impossible,' in my grammar textbook." - Beagle This is the last piece of my to...
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Aug 31, 2014 15:18
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Why "Mission Impossible"?

Might it be better grammatically to say "impossible mission" than "mission impossible"? Does the word order come fro...
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Aug 31, 2014 08:42
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『吾輩の辞書に不可能という文字はない』 ナポレオン

There is no word, "impossible," in my dictionary. Napoleon There is no such a word, "impossible," in my dictionary...
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Aug 31, 2014 08:38
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TOEICの質問の例

Are you going to visit New York next week? あなたは来週ニューヨークに行く予定ですか? A) Yes. I'll get a new Yorkshire terrier. A)はい、新しくヨークシャーテリアを買う予...
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Aug 26, 2014 18:56
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Have you every been to the Antarctic Continent? With native lang

One of my friends who is taking peritoneal dialysis has been to almost anywhere in the globe. He went everywhere in Baxter's tour. Ba...
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Aug 26, 2014 14:52
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The girl invaded my property again in spite of the gate was locked.

My post was broken by an invader. Yesterday the broken part of the post disappeared. Someone took it away. I locked our residence's...
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Aug 25, 2014 12:40
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I was disappointed by my daughter and by myself.

During the summer vacation, my daughter and I reviewed her English words. There were about 250 words and idioms to remember. She becam...
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Aug 25, 2014 11:56