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Jan 22, 2015 06:32 納豆ヒーロー made 4 corrections for What Kind of Posts Do You L...
I also like reading humorous and informative posts! Occasionally I would enjoy reading posts discussing more serious topics such as re...
Jan 17, 2015 05:20 hetajan commented on Sudbury Vally School
I often wonder about this too. My friend and I took the same Calculus class in college. I went to every lecture and took notes, and he sk...
Jan 16, 2015 16:42 Hana commented on Sudbury Vally School
Wow, I hadn't heard about this before. It does sound rather interesting, doesn't it? I wonder what it would be like to go to one...
Jan 15, 2015 20:29 twjane commented on Sudbury Vally School
Maybe we can say that there are many students in orthodox schools who are forced to learn the subjects that they don't like at all or...
Jan 15, 2015 11:25 Tom made 12 corrections for Sudbury Vally School
I winder: Are there any "unnecessary" subjects? I disagree with the concept. Children need structure and direction. They ar...
Jan 15, 2015 09:39 Blue commented on Sudbury Vally School
What are they trying to do, increase world youth unemployment?
Jan 15, 2015 08:57 mtheoriex11 made 7 corrections for Sudbury Vally School
There is a lot to learn these days. Basic education is a must, so I think direction is needed in the early developmental years of life.
Jan 14, 2015 06:10 Hana made 7 corrections for What Kind of Posts Do You L...
I like to read a lot of different kinds of posts. I especially like the ones where people talk about their everyday lives (good or bad)...
Jan 14, 2015 01:37 KaragAlex made 5 corrections for What Kind of Posts Do You L...
I like to read entries about any random subject the writer might like. Entries about the writer's country or p.ex. about the writer&#...
Jan 14, 2015 01:29 Tom made 13 corrections for What Kind of Posts Do You L...
I correct all friends' entries unless three or more people have already corrected it. I enjoy clever entries: interesting storie...
Jan 13, 2015 18:35 krynn82 made 5 corrections for What Kind of Posts Do You L...
I like reading entries about peoples' daily lives the most. I know a lot of people are uncomfortable sharing those kinds of stories h...
Jan 13, 2015 04:01 Jonathan made 1 corrections for Fish for Something
He sounds like a funny old man :D
Jan 9, 2015 03:49 納豆ヒーロー made 2 corrections for Fish for Something
Ha ha! That was very funny. I agree with you wholeheartedly. ^^
Jan 7, 2015 10:51 Tom made 10 corrections for Fish for Something
Blue is right: we usually say "there are more fish in the sea." There is, though, a limitation on the use of "fishing...
Jan 6, 2015 15:50 hetajan commented on Fish for Something
Idioms are a good indication of proficiency in a language in my opinion. I assume Japanese has many of these, but I don't really know...
Jan 6, 2015 15:48 Blue commented on Fish for Something
HI SF. "The idiom is :" There are "more" fish in the sea". Which means if you lose something there are always ot...
Jan 5, 2015 11:15 Tom made 13 corrections for Life Isn’t Necessarily Nas...
Yes, I admire those who volunteer to serve holiday meals to the less fortunate. I should do the same.
Jan 5, 2015 06:39 Mies made 1 corrections for Life Isn’t Necessarily Nas...
It is always nice to find opportunities to make a direct positive impact on the lives of people who need help.
Jan 4, 2015 20:59 KaragAlex made 6 corrections for Life Isn’t Necessarily Nas...
Happy New Year! It's great to start the New Year with hope, and the will to help each other. Props for taking your daughters to the ...
Jan 1, 2015 04:10 Tom made 6 corrections for Sing-Along
That sounds like a clever marketing idea.
Dec 31, 2014 20:41 KaragAlex commented on Sing-Along
This is like combining movie watching with karaoke, isn't it. I believe this is awesome!! It can make a movie much more enjoyable. ...
Dec 31, 2014 12:04 student113 made 5 corrections for Sing-Along
I haven't seen the movie either, but I think it would be fun if movie theaters had Sing-Along Songs karaoke lyrics during the musical...
Dec 31, 2014 11:45 Kat made 5 corrections for Sing-Along
That sounds like fun! I want to try.
Oct 24, 2014 09:23 AnaBanana made 6 corrections for A Big Fan of Wadaiko (和太鼓)
Oct 13, 2014 18:31 KaragAlex commented on A Big Fan of Wadaiko (和太鼓)
It must have been a great festival! Wadaiko drumming sounds so cool. Although, dancing to its rhythm entices me more than the drumming it...
Oct 12, 2014 01:10 Tom made 12 corrections for A Big Fan of Wadaiko (和太鼓)
Good job! That must have been fun.
Oct 11, 2014 21:40 Teh made 12 corrections for A Big Fan of Wadaiko (和太鼓)
Oct 8, 2014 23:33 Seralt made 3 corrections for It Sucks!
英語語源辞書から: Old English sucan "to suck," from a Germanic root of imitative origin (cognates: Old Saxon, Old High German sugan, O...
Oct 8, 2014 08:59 John Boy commented on It Sucks!
"Suck" probably started out as the verb for a hungry baby in his/her mother's arms. That didn't make it "dirty.&qu...
Oct 8, 2014 08:44 Tom made 7 corrections for It Sucks!
Leave it to an old man . . . . My recollection is that the phrase "it sucks" was not used in the 1950s or -60s. It began to b...
Oct 8, 2014 07:32 Hugh commented on It Sucks!
That is a very creative explanation of the origin of the phrase, and since I am a jazz saxophonist myself, I wish it were true, but I'...
Oct 8, 2014 03:39 Pat123 made 1 corrections for It Sucks!
Well, it is risky, too. Someone might become very offended. Origins of swear words in any language is an interesting topic, but you o...
Oct 8, 2014 01:36 made 1 corrections for It Sucks!
知りませんでした。 面白い話ですね。
Oct 8, 2014 01:10 made 2 corrections for It Sucks!
Oct 8, 2014 01:08 hetajan commented on It Sucks!
The funny thing is, you can also say, "this blows!" and it has a similar meaning. As for the origins of the term, I do not know.
Oct 7, 2014 22:25 KaragAlex made 6 corrections for It Sucks!
Using slang words is addictive indeed! I didn't know that the common expression "It sucks!" actually derives from such a s...
Oct 3, 2014 23:43 納豆ヒーロー made 2 corrections for The Key to Success.....
Hmmm. I think you're probably right. With my new job I'll be able to work with computers, something I have always loved but d...
Oct 3, 2014 13:26 Lisaveeta made 8 corrections for Coffee for the Feudal Warriors
Australia was once a tea drinking nation. My parents and grandparents were die-hard tea drinkers, but although my eldest sister still dri...
Oct 2, 2014 08:04 Lisaveeta made 12 corrections for The Key to Success.....
> Don’t you think so? Absolutely! Your advice is the best advice a teacher can give a student.
Oct 2, 2014 00:45 KaragAlex made 4 corrections for The Key to Success.....
What comes between this advice and becoming an expert or a virtuoso is hard work and continuous practice!!! Luckily, continuous practice ...
Oct 1, 2014 14:39 maxwell made 8 corrections for The Key to Success.....
理屈が間違っていないと思いますが、一番やりたいことを見つけるのはなかなか難しいですね。ましてや学生の頃では。(*^^) straightforwardさんの一番やりたいことって、やっぱり先生ですかね?(^^)
Oct 1, 2014 12:14 Seralt made 13 corrections for The Key to Success.....
Yeah, it's too easy to forget that success comes after a lot of failures. It's only by continuing to try, that we can eventually ...
Oct 1, 2014 11:51 Tom made 13 corrections for The Key to Success.....
Practice makes perfect! The hard part is finding something you really like to do.
Oct 1, 2014 10:38 肉先生 made 14 corrections for The Key to Success.....
Good advice and good English, almost perfect.
Sep 12, 2014 11:04 Lisaveeta made 8 corrections for Sandwiched Between.....
Mea culpa. I felt a little guilty reading your entry. When I've traveled on the shinkansen for long periods, I've pulled out my l...
Aug 29, 2014 00:28 Tom made 7 corrections for Sandwiched Between.....
I guess one must determine why the train operator would make a special passenger class. If the trains are run by the government, nothing...
Aug 28, 2014 10:43 nagi made 3 corrections for Sandwiched Between.....
Sounds like a good idea but if JR did that, the passenger cars probably wouldn't get filled up to maximum capacity. For example, if o...
Aug 28, 2014 10:30 Blue made 1 corrections for Sandwiched Between.....
Hi SF, We have "silent cars" in our trains here in Brisbane and the Gold Coast . No loud conversations.
Aug 28, 2014 10:02 CPEREZ2012 made 10 corrections for Sandwiched Between.....
大変そうですね、でも、東京から京都まで新幹線で何時間ですか?
Aug 27, 2014 22:32 納豆ヒーロー made 3 corrections for Slow-Traveling
I admire your courage! Since I look Asian, most Japanese assumed I was Japanese, until... 僕のでたらめな日本語を言ってしまいました。^^