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Should English be Taught in Japanese Primary Schools? With native lang

Whether English should be taught in Japanese primary schools has been a controversial issue for many years. At present, Japanese school c...
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Nov 28, 2012 21:34
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A Hangman Game With native lang

Children like games. Fun games and activities are very effective to learn English if they are used in an appropriate way. One time, o...
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Nov 26, 2012 16:43
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Altruism 「利他主義」 With native lang

In an article rerated to altruism, I read an following quote by Nina Mazar who is an assistant professor at the University of Toronto. &q...
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Nov 20, 2012 15:56
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In Order to Create New Jobs With native lang

If Japanese people like to teach at a public or a private school, they need to obtain a teacher's license. Doctors and nurses must st...
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Nov 18, 2012 20:18
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Plateau With native lang

According to the weblio, "plateau" means a relatively flat highland. When you study a foreign language, there's a certain p...
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Nov 13, 2012 19:45
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The Third Place With native lang

The third place is a term, which was used in a book, " The Great Good Place" by Ray Oldenburg. I've learned that the concep...
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Nov 8, 2012 18:05
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Japanese-English Words 2 (和製英語 2) With native lang

As you may know, there are many strange Japanese-English words in Japan. Today I'd like to introduce some of them related to foodstuf...
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Nov 5, 2012 18:35
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What Will You Say, When You Are Complimented? With native lang

Recently, I've received two testimonials from my Lang-8 friends. I was very happy to read their innocent compliments, but at the same...
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Nov 1, 2012 21:15