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I have an English name "Ruby" which my best friend gave me. 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 the right place to live; however, I wonder why so many people are still there. Life is not what you...
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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 journals on Lang-8 randomly this morning, and I came across an interesting one. It's kind of funny ha-ha. An America...
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Oct 17, 2014 09:44
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@@Am I About to Pull the Trigger? これが引き金になるかな? With native lang

A Japanese guy who I am coaching English to has decided to take the TOEIC in a couple of months. TOEIC:Test of English for Internatio...
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Oct 15, 2014 14:46
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My Thoughts Coming from a Typhoon. 台風から思うこと With native lang

I live in the southern part of Japan. My place used to be hit by lots of typhoons when I was younger, but nowadays typhoons didn't o...
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Oct 14, 2014 09:30
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I've been lazy writing a journal for around ten days! With native lang

I've been lazy writing a journal for around ten days!  For a couple of weeks, I've been busy making a new CD of my English mat...
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Oct 11, 2014 01:02
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Gosh! Why Do I Cry?  嫌だよ~どうして泣く? With native lang

When I woke up and looked at me in a mirror this morning, I was surprised to find out that I looked like hell! The upper lid of my e...
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Oct 2, 2014 10:01
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The Sexy Musical "Cats"  ミュージカル Cats With native lang

On the 27th, I had a good morning at a hotel room in Fukuoka. I check out of the hotel early in the morning and went to a cafe to hav...
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Sep 30, 2014 23:08
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Getting dark outside in Fukuoka, my friend and I went to Izakaya for dinner. With native lang

Getting dark outside in Fukuoka, my friend and I went to Izakaya for dinner. Although she told me that she would have only an hour be...
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Sep 29, 2014 13:31
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I Was a Total Wuss!  弱虫 With native lang

I never thought that I would act like a child. I went to Fukuoka Prefecture yesterday and stayed there overnight to watch the musical ...
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Sep 28, 2014 00:13
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Although I was looking for some good English schools in my city for a long ti... With native lang

Although I was looking for some good English schools in my city for a long time, I haven't found any. Some big English conversation ...
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Sep 25, 2014 09:21
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@ The Thing of Believing. 「信じる」ということ With native lang

People often use the verbs "deceive" and "cheate" in the passive voice both in English and Japanese. Today, howeve...
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Sep 22, 2014 11:30
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@ @ Are You Good at Doing Two Things at One Time? 同時に2つのことをうまくこなせる? With native lang

Almost all of my Lang-8 friends are Japanese learners, and most of them must have jobs. Today, I wondered if you are really good wit...
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Sep 19, 2014 22:45
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I'm a Perfectionist! 完ぺき主義者! (笑) With native lang

I never thought that I was a perfectionist. I would rather thought that I was a person who does just a certain amount of job. When I c...
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Sep 15, 2014 22:47
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Goof-Up again! ドジ! With native lang

I was supposed to take a kimono-lesson this afternoon! I blew it! I totally forgot it and went shopping instead. It's a one-on-...
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Sep 3, 2014 23:22
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Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ? With native lang

I was thinking about if I really need to behave just like, for example, a woman, someone's wife or even a Japanese person. Is it...
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Sep 1, 2014 10:18
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I Never Thought That I Would be into Anime!  アニメに夢中になるなんて! With native lang

I finished watching the whole series of an anime, which has 25 volumes, named "Monster" yesterday. I'd never thought tha...
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Aug 27, 2014 22:37
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@ Do You Like to Love or be Loved? 愛されるのが好き? 愛するのが好き? With native lang

According to a famous author, it seems that men are creatures that want to be loved, while women are creatures that want to love. Th...
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Aug 22, 2014 21:30
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@ @ Japan Likes Self-Introductions  日本ってほんとに自己紹介が好き With native lang

What? I didn't know that self-introductions were not commonly done in America! I talked with two American college students separa...
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Aug 19, 2014 22:21
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@ I Want Insensitivity! 「鈍感力」が欲しい! With native lang

Have you ever heard the Japanese term " donkan-ryoku" (鈍感力)? Binkan(敏感) is translated as "sensitive", "delica...
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Aug 16, 2014 17:08