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Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Massacre!? Now Way!? (大虐殺?! まさか!?) #1316 With native lang

Recently, I’ve been trying to memorize new English words. When I heard the word “massacre”, I thought it was a Japanese expression “Ma...
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Feb 23, 2015 23:52 EJ fact Japanese English
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

2222222 #1315 With native lang

Hello, everyone! Are you a cat person? If so, you should know, today is a day of cats in Japan! The number 2 is read 'ni' ...
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Feb 22, 2015 22:22 EJ date(s) Japanese language(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Crime Prevention with Ikano Osushi (Squid Sushi) (「イカのお寿司」で犯罪防止)#1314 With native lang

Have you heard of “Ikano Osushi”? It’s an acronym mnemonic for crime prevention in Japan. Ikano osushi: “Squid sushi” Ika :”Ikanai...
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Feb 22, 2015 02:11 EJ fact
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

To Cultivate T Generalists (Tジェネラリストの養成) #1313 With native lang

Have you ever heard of “T-generalist” before? I heard this term yesterday. The horizontal line of T stands for the wide range of know...
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Feb 20, 2015 02:46 EJ fact
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Native Speakers’ Prepositions: “on” vs “about” #1310 With native lang

I’ve just finished reading a book titled “Native Speakers’ Prepositions.” In the page 105 of this book, the differences between the pr...
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Feb 17, 2015 02:57 book(s) preposition(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Adjectives – You Can Just “Sense” Them! (形容詞の感覚 IV ) #1308

Hello, everyone! Thank you for writing some example sentence in my previous entries! There were more adjectives which I didn’t know. I’d ...
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Feb 16, 2015 02:40 book(s) adjectives
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Adjectives – You Can Just “Sense” Them! (形容詞の感覚 III ) #1307

Hello, everyone! Thank you for writing some example sentence in my previous entries! There were more adjectives which I didn’t know. I’d ...
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Feb 16, 2015 02:33 book(s) adjectives
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Adjectives – You Can Just “Sense” Them! (形容詞の感覚 II ) #1306

This entry is the continuation of my previous entry. I’d really appreciate it if you could give me your example sentence(s) in the bracke...
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Feb 15, 2015 01:30 adjectives book(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

Adjectives – You Can Just “Sense” Them! (形容詞の感覚 I ) #1305 With native lang

I just finished reading a book about English adjectives. There are many adjectives I didn’t know. I’d like to try to practice using them ...
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Feb 15, 2015 01:02 adjectives book(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

[7/28] Why Starbucks can remain as a strong brand without discount nor TV commercial? (スターバックスはなぜ値下げもテレビCMもしないのに強いブランドでいられるのか?) #1303 With native lang

Last weekend I read a book, which was translated into Japanese from the book below. “Tribal Knowledge: Business Wisdom Brewed from the...
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Feb 9, 2015 18:38 EJ fact book(s) feeling
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

[6/28] Feeling Younger, Living Longer? (若い気持ちでいると長生きできる?)#1302 With native lang

According to the recent journal in JAMA, the analysis of 8 years long term research showed that a strong relationship between self-percei...
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Feb 8, 2015 02:22 EJ fact health-related journal
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

[5/28] Thanks to the Bad Weather (悪天候のお陰で) #1301 With native lang

On previous Thursday, I was able to take a substitute holiday. My younger sister and her family came to Tokyo Disney world, so I joined ...
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Feb 7, 2015 01:58 EJ fact feeling family
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[3/28] Curse of Knowledge (知識の呪い) #1299

Recently, I attended a seminar on the basics of presentation. The lecturer’s website is here: http://global.manabi.st/ His lecture w...
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Feb 2, 2015 18:24 EO fact presentation tip(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

[2/28] Given That You Would Have Six Months to Live (もし余命6ヵ月だったとしたら)#1298 With native lang

Last November, there was a medical check-up at my office. I took a chest X-ray picture, too. In the middle of December, I received the re...
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Feb 1, 2015 21:03 EJ fact feeling(s)
Kannazuki(オクトーバー)

[1/28] Do You Know the Reason Why Unicorns Don’t Exist Now? (ユニコーンが存在しない理由をご存知ですか?)#1297 With native lang

This video explains the reason why unicorns don’t exist now. I suppose the people in this video speak in French, but you can see the En...
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Feb 1, 2015 03:44 EJ video(s)