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I'm In an Angry Mood Today  私は今日、怒ってる With native lang

Yesterday, I had lunch with some of my friends. One of them started talking about her irritation. Her dad has been in a hospital and ...
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Dec 19, 2014 09:22
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I Wonder Why I Was Not Able To Express My Real Thoughts. どうして本当の気持ちを言えなかったんだろう。 With native lang

There is the Japanese term "jukunen-rikon" that was newly coined several years ago. 熟年離婚  It literally translated as a middle-a...
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Dec 17, 2014 12:06
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Between The Dream And The Reality  夢と現実の間で、 With native lang

I wonder if my dreams have something to do with reality. Yesterday, I took a long nap and I was having dreams. Although I rarely ...
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Dec 15, 2014 20:52
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My Aura  私のオーラ With native lang

There was a kimono show at a hotel on Sunday. I am not a model though, as you can see, I was on a stage in kimono. A month ago, a ki...
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Dec 10, 2014 17:40
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You Know How Stupid I Am, Don't You? 私って本当にドジ。 With native lang

I wonder why humans would make the same mistakes over and over again? It's not about you. That's about me! I know the reason...
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Nov 28, 2014 23:15
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About "Taking into Account Others' Feelings"  「気を遣う」ということ With native lang

There is a Japanese phrase "ki o tsukau", which I always have difficulty translating into English. (気を遣う) It could be "...
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Nov 26, 2014 14:10
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@ I've Been Sleeping a Lot.  最近、よく寝る With native lang

I've been sleeping a lot recently, especially when I don't plan anything to do beforehand. Yesterday was a Saturday without a...
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Nov 23, 2014 22:30
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@ Tea Ceremony in Kimono 着物でのお茶会 With native lang

Today is the day when I realized that I'm Japanese once again. At the same time, I am aware that there are still things that I haven&...
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Nov 16, 2014 21:27
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I've actually given up improving my English pronunciation recently. With native lang

I've actually given up improving my English pronunciation recently. Although I've been making strong efforts to make my Engl...
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Nov 13, 2014 10:44
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@ Granny Cafe  おばあさんのカフェ With native lang

Several months ago, I happened to find a cafe near the station, which I would describe as...hmm, let's see... mysterious. To my su...
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Nov 11, 2014 21:33
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@ Tomorrow is Another Day 明日は明日の風がふく With native lang

Trust me, I'm weird.  Have you ever felt sad while eating your favorite dish? I have. I love ramen. I have loved it ever sinc...
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Nov 6, 2014 14:59
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@ Your Favorite Type of People 好みの人 With native lang

I wonder how your preference for a favorite type of people is formed. And, what could be the cause of it? Is it nature or nurture? We...
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Nov 3, 2014 17:07
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@ Hug! 「抱き合う」ってこと With native lang

One of the Western cultures that I really like is the "hugging culture." I know there are some people even from the West who...
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Oct 30, 2014 11:09
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@ I Will Help You.  私に手伝わせてください With native lang

I feel I've got a lot of affection inside my heart and it's been accumulating. It might sound strange, but I want to let it all o...
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Oct 27, 2014 22:22
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@ Ouch! 痛い! With native lang

I guess my mind has seemed to be somewhere else recently. Yesterday morning, I dropped a plate and it broke apart as if I had smashed it...
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Oct 26, 2014 14:37
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My English Lesson! 私の英語のレッスン With native lang

I've been looking into how to teach English for several weeks. It might sound strange for you because I'm Japanese and even I&...
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Oct 24, 2014 20:45
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@ At Last, I Bought a Tablet! ついにタブレットを買った。 With native lang

At last, I bought a smartphone, which is actually categorized as a tablet device. For over two years, I have been waiting for a new pr...
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Oct 23, 2014 21:21
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@ The English Name "Ruby"  ルビーという名前 With native lang

I have an English name "Ruby" which my best friend gave me. I really love the name. I was watching the movie "The Great...
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Oct 21, 2014 10:04
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@ I Say Good-Bye to My Present Self. 今の自分にさよならする。 With native lang

A lot of people say that Tokyo is not a good place to live; however, I wonder why so many people are still there. Life is not what you ma...
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Oct 19, 2014 13:18
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@ Butt-Friendly Stuff  おしりに優しいもの With native lang

I was reading some journal entries on Lang-8 at random this morning, and I came across an interesting one. It's kind of funny ha-ha. ...
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Oct 17, 2014 09:44