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I misunderstood that she wanted people to call her "Maybe" (「Maybe」と呼んでほしいのかと勘違いしました)#1513

I had an important task yesterday (Saturday). I had to speak in fron of many people. One of the administrative staff reported that there ...
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Jul 31, 2016 01:34 YouTube Video music misunderstanding
Shiwasu(ディセンバー)

"The most RACIST people in Japan - 日本で一番差別するのは... " #1512

One of my Lang-8 freinds introduced an interesting YouTuber on her entry. I checked one of that YouTuber's channles and I fould one o...
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Jul 29, 2016 01:55 YouTube Video Lang-8 friend(s)
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What is basic things in Japanese? (日本語の基本的な事って何?) #1511 With native lang

I don't see other Japanese proofreaers' comments on my friends’ entries so often. However, one of my friend’s friends’ comments s...
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Jul 28, 2016 01:33 fact Lang-8 friend(s)
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“Sleep now and a dream will come out. Study now and your dream will come true” #1509

This afternoon, I listened to some presentations on how to deliver a good presentation. One of the speakers was a Professor from a univer...
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Jul 26, 2016 21:25 fact presentation(s)
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Do you think I should teach English to my younger friends? (後輩に英語を教えるべきだと思いますか?)#1508

I think it was last December, several younger friends asked me to teach them English if I had free time. But, I had been very busy so I d...
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Jul 25, 2016 23:45 fact friend(s)
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What do you enjoy most when teaching others about your mother tongue? (他の人にあなたの母語を教える時に、一番楽しいことは何ですか?) #1507

I chatted with one of my Lang-8 friends last night. She asked me a question that “What do you enjoy most when teaching others about Japan...
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Jul 25, 2016 01:00 fact Lang-8 friend(s) Skype
Shiwasu(ディセンバー)

The 212th TOEIC (第212回TOEIC)#1505

http://www.toeic.or.jp/toeic/guide01/schedule.html I took the 212th TOEIC test on 24th of July. It was first time for me to take TOEIC...
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Jul 25, 2016 00:01 fact TOEIC
Shiwasu(ディセンバー)

Renewal of Driving License(運転免許証の書き換え)#1504

Today is my compensatory day off of my business trip last weekend. So, I’m thinking about going to renew my driver’s license. Since I...
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Jul 21, 2016 00:33 fact
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Was I Hypnotized? (催眠術にかけられていたのかな?) #1502 With native lang

I took an English conversation lesson this morning. Actually I wasn’t able to sleep well last night. So, I decided not to try to sleep, a...
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Jul 19, 2016 20:45 fact English conversation lesson(s)
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Marine Day is one of Japanese national holidays in Japan (海の日は日本の祝日の一つです) #1500

Next Monday, the 18th of July is Marine Day. Marine Day was established in 1996 as Japan’s 14th national holiday. Originally it was on Ju...
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Jul 15, 2016 21:43 fact work
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Nine Psychological Nine Questions (心理学的な9つの質問) #1497 With native lang

During the online English lesson last night, my teacher and I talked about psychological questions. I tried to translate questions to Eng...
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Jul 14, 2016 01:16 psychology test fact YouTube
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Remember The Time (マイケル・ジャクソンを知らないんですか?) #1496

Last weekend, I went to Tokyo to attend a seminar. A girl sat next to me was 26 years old and we chatted during the break time. The l...
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Jul 11, 2016 00:55 fact music feeling Michael-Jackson
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A book recommended by a Japanese Japanese teacher(日本人の日本語の先生に教えてもらった本) #1495

While doing a secret volunteer work today, I med a lady who used to work as a Japanese teacher in California for about 10 years. I asked ...
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Jul 10, 2016 21:02 fact book(s) For-Japanese-learners
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Can you give up using the Internet if you could receive 1 billion yen? (10億円もらったらネットを一生諦められますか?) #1494

On the page 70 of it, a question which is shown in this entry’s title is asked. If you give up using the internet, it means that you ...
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Jul 8, 2016 00:30 book(s) fact Q&A
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Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape our Decisions (予想通りに不合理:行動経済学が明かす「あなたがそれを選ぶわけ」) #1493

One of my Lang-8 friends told me a book called “Predictably Irrational” by Dan Ariely in my old entry. [See: http://lang-8.com/57175/jo...
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Jul 7, 2016 04:42 fact book(s)
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For Japanese Learners: Haven’t you wished Japanese Kanji would be abolished? (日本語学習者の皆さん:漢字が廃止されればいいのに、と思ったことはありませんか?) #1492

I finished reading one of the series of books on how to teach Japanese language. I’d like to share what I found interesting from it. ...
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Jul 5, 2016 01:30 fact book(s) interesting For-Japanese-learners
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Can’t Stop Fallin’ in Love by globe #1491

Recently, I’ve been listening to music produced by Mr Tetsuya Komuro. He is one of the most famous Japanese musicians, and he produced ma...
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Jul 4, 2016 04:04 feeling(s) YouTube Video music
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Sadness and anger make me into a simplistic mind (悲しみと怒りで思考は短絡的になる) #1490

Seven Japanese people were killed in Bangladesh on the 2nd of July, 2016. I don’t know the details yet, but I heard that they worked for ...
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Jul 4, 2016 02:49 thought(s) feeling(s)
Shiwasu(ディセンバー)

It was not a new type of ID theft #1489

I wrote about my concern about the possibility of the ID theft the other day. http://lang-8.com/57175/journals/2470316415733203083913939...
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Jul 4, 2016 02:20 fact schedule(s)
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Viewer Waring: You might feel disgusting (閲覧注意:もしかしたら気分が悪くなるかもしれません) #1488

I took a vitamin J (an English conversation lesson) last night. My teacher looked pale and she said she felt nauseous. She had actually t...
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Jul 1, 2016 23:39 fact memory