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I am Japanese homemaker living in Holland for a year and a half.
At the beginning I had troubles fitting in as everything was new to me.
But I've got use to living here thanks to other Lang-8 learner's support and encouragement.
My daily life is full of ups and down and lots of mishaps.
I'd like to express my honest feeling through a middle-aged woman's view point.
Please feel free to post your comment.



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G-mail is a pain Gメールが使いにくい

I'm not still used to using g-mail as the following reason. 下記の理由でg-mailに慣れていない。 1.I can't do two tasks at the same time ; ...
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Aug 28, 2014 16:55
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Toothache    歯痛

My lingering pain has been getting better. しつこい痛みがよくなってきた。 I've been struggling with this pain since this April. 4月からこの痛みと戦っている。...
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Aug 27, 2014 03:28
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I go to an English school everyday until next week    来週まで毎日英語の学校へ行く

A two-week summer course started on Monday. 2週間の夏期講習が月曜日に始まった。 I was excited and nervous at the beginning, but now I really enjoy it....
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Aug 17, 2014 05:27
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Are e-cigarettes are safe?              電子タバコは安全か? With native lang

It is generally said that e-cigarettes are most significant innovation of 21st century. However, it is the fact that there is not enough ...
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Aug 6, 2014 17:07
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Facing reality               現実を直視する

When I went back to Japan, I faced with the fact that how my parents got old. 日本に帰国した時、両親がなんて歳をとったのだろうと現実に直面した。 My father hasn't ...
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Jul 28, 2014 17:47
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Michael
Hi there, Thank you for adding me to your list of friend. Allow me to introduce myself. I am an English teacher in a high school in Taipei. Three years ago, I started attending a second-foreign language (Japanese) class with my students every Tuesday night after school. Soon they dropped off one by one but not me, because I was a teacher and as a teacher, how could I drop off and set a bad example. So here I am, still hanging there struggling... Hope I'll be able to write better day by day and in the meantime enjoy reading entries from you about your life in the Netherlands and later in Japan. Cheers. Michael