Journal
 
 
Photo Album

straightforward's entry (6)

Post an entry now!
straightforward

What Do You Say Before You Eat?"

There are some Japanese expressions that English speaking people don't say in everyday life. Before eating, Japanese people say "...
  •  
  • 6640
  • 43
  • 4
  • English 
Apr 25, 2012 18:48
straightforward

Fast Food vs. Slow Food

Nowadays fast food restaurants are everywhere in the world. At the same time, I've heard about growing movement called slow food. I g...
  •  
  • 2654
  • 27
  • 7
  • English 
Apr 20, 2012 16:59
straightforward

花吹雪 A Shower of Cherry Blossoms

In the early this morning, I was driving a car and saw that pink cherry petals were falling from trees. Japanese people call it "花吹雪...
  •  
  • 741
  • 10
  • 3
  • English 
Apr 13, 2012 17:00
straightforward

A Thousand Winds (千の風になって)

One of my acquaintances has once said that when a wind blows, she hear her dead husband whispering "I love you". I was touched ...
  •  
  • 2521
  • 16
  • 5
  • English 
Apr 10, 2012 16:15
straightforward

Why Do Japanese People Like Cherry Blossoms So Much?

At the beginning of April, Japanese people like to see cherry blossoms and many of us throw a party under the flowers as an annual event....
  •  
  • 3841
  • 45
  • 4
  • English 
Apr 4, 2012 16:56
straightforward

Personal Information.

I've been teaching elementary and junior high school students for many years, and a last couple of years I've noticed that childr...
  •  
  • 952
  • 13
  • 5
  • English 
Apr 2, 2012 11:36