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Jan 30, 2015 14:52 kj made 12 corrections for Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
When watching Japanese news I've noticed that whenever a random Japanese person is interviewed on the street, after they finish their...
Jan 29, 2015 23:43 Carl commented on Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
Hmmm... I realized I have been picking up Japanese customs... haha I myself nod my head pretty often and say うん when listening to someone...
Jan 29, 2015 16:07 Earnest made 2 corrections for Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
うなずくことが首の筋肉に過度なストレスを与えているとは知りませんでした。(笑)
Jan 28, 2015 18:47 Earnest made 2 corrections for Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
> It would be an interesting finding to learn cultural differences! Lang-8で英語日記を書いている日本人がよく間違った「it」の使い方をしていますが、この場合の「日本人の友達と話す時に、その...
Jan 28, 2015 15:38 Aloha•Chris commented on I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
Mirai San, I love reading your posts and your titles are always so interesting. I am glad you are teaching English, I think you are going...
Jan 28, 2015 12:12 hmc11 made 8 corrections for Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
Thank you for an interesting read :).
Jan 28, 2015 12:01 Austinです made 14 corrections for Which Looks Rude With or Wi...
That's interesting. I'll be sure to count next time we talk. XD
Jan 28, 2015 01:51 翔太 commented on I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
i hate to be so blunt, but i wouldn't be your typical american if i didn't do so. Your english ability is fine, but if you want t...
Jan 27, 2015 10:48 swallace commented on I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
I know the feeling. I tell people I can speak Japanese, but it's tough to prove how well I speak it. It's bad when people ask me ...
Jan 27, 2015 09:10 John Boy commented on I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
There are quite a few Nihonjin Lang-sters who may not be "pedigreed" (i.e., don't have Ph.D.'s in English, trophies, ba...
Jan 27, 2015 02:20 Earnest made 4 corrections for I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
「英語を教える資質」と「英語力」は直接リンクしないですね。 日本人でありさえすれば、誰もが外国人に日本語を教える資質があるとは言えないのと同じ事です。
Jan 26, 2015 23:08 レモート made 13 corrections for I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
Mirai の英語がほんとに上手だけど、僕を信じられないんだろう。やる気が減ったことは僕のせいなら、すみませんでした(_ _)
Jan 26, 2015 19:54 ヴァン made 15 corrections for I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
Very good! Your English is better than the English of many native speakers, at least in writing. I hope you can continue to teach Engli...
Jan 26, 2015 19:02 Blue commented on I'm in a Fit of Jealous...
Komban-wa, Mirai, You are doing just fine. Your written English is very good, and I have heard you talk on your voice blog, and that ...
Jan 22, 2015 07:28 waleri made 2 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
Jan 21, 2015 21:50 Earnest made 2 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
split infinitiveとは、toと動詞の間に副詞を入れて「to不定」を引き裂くことですよ。 副詞を挿入することは文法的には問題はなく、むしろ、副詞の位置によって意味が微妙に変わることがあることを気をつけた方がよいですね。
Jan 21, 2015 12:10 Treehugger made 10 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
"So that it is natural", eh? One "natural" correction coming right up. To my ear, there is no difference between &...
Jan 21, 2015 11:45 swallace made 8 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
They're both fine. To be honest, I see a lot of English speakers make bad corrections on this website. I think it's normal, becau...
Jan 21, 2015 10:56 seraglyph made 4 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
[tried to not] and [tried not to] both end up meaning the same. Emphasis on not doing something may be felt more in "tried not to&qu...
Jan 21, 2015 10:26 HateSlayes commented on I Have a Question about Eng...
I believe either is right. Some people say that you shouldn't split infinitives, but really either way is fine. http://www.learnersdi...
Jan 21, 2015 10:23 Calvin made 1 corrections for I Have a Question about Eng...
The two phrases, "It's common for many Americans to not use it" and "It's common for many Americans not to us...
Jan 21, 2015 10:19 Treehugger made 9 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
I know you have a gazillion corrections already, but hey… there you go! Another way of writing it.
Jan 19, 2015 06:54 Aloha•Chris commented on I Have Some English Questio...
I forgot to mention, I loved the baby picture. Does that mean you are starting from the beginning again? That's how I took it. If th...
Jan 19, 2015 06:51 Aloha•Chris made 2 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
I was thoroughly impressed with all the answers you received. I was amazed with the amount of feedback you received. I hope my little sto...
Jan 18, 2015 07:39 Aloha•Chris made 7 corrections for Preconceived Ideas 先入観って。。
Jan 17, 2015 20:17 Earnest made 4 corrections for Preconceived Ideas 先入観って。。
「preconceived ideas」とは、「an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence」という意味で、特定の事物(宗教でも音楽のジャンルでも料理でも、何でもよい)に関して充分な証拠なしに形成された「意見」...
Jan 17, 2015 18:38 Cutie Steve made 17 corrections for Preconceived Ideas 先入観って。。
I've been thinking the same way recently. "Why did I act or speak that way?" " Why do I feel that I want to impress th...
Jan 17, 2015 16:31 レモート made 26 corrections for Preconceived Ideas 先入観って。。
厳しい添削をどうぞ!(^^)/ みんなは僕にどう思うのかなーww
Jan 17, 2015 05:23 Richard made 1 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
Jan 16, 2015 21:59 Earnest made 4 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
> I guess I've heard "I'm liking apples" or something somewhere. likeを進行形で使えば、「一時的に好き」という意味になり、全然問題ないですよ。 She wa...
Jan 16, 2015 16:26 Carl made 3 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
一生懸命勉強していますね。頑張ってください!
Jan 16, 2015 12:23 seraglyph made 1 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
Jan 16, 2015 10:18 Blue commented on I Have Some English Questio...
Hi Miai, I agree with Tony "liking" can be used as a noun. People here used it a lot years ago, I can't say I here it very ...
Jan 16, 2015 09:41 seraglyph made 9 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
Jan 16, 2015 09:22 Susan commented on I Have Some English Questio...
1. I think it may be a difference in British English and American English. When I first read your question, I thought "at weekends...
Jan 16, 2015 08:16 tony made 6 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
Jan 16, 2015 08:16 Alex made 9 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
1. Interesting. I say "on weekends" too. Maybe I need to study English again :P 2. The book is correct. You don't say &quo...
Jan 16, 2015 08:12 Peawink made 4 corrections for I Have Some English Questio...
Jan 15, 2015 14:05 Richard made 6 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
絵では3つ見えます。(◎_◎;)
Jan 15, 2015 12:42 seraglyph made 11 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
Jan 15, 2015 04:45 Aloha•Chris commented on @ What Is the True Delight ...
Aloha Mirsi San, I wonder if I make my friends who are English speakers laugh with my poor English again? I just read your post and un...
Jan 15, 2015 02:58 Carl made 7 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
みらいさんの英語はいいと思います。 もちろん、いつも上達できるけど、そのことを心配しないでください。 または、みらいさんと会話するとき、とても楽しかっとと思いました。So, I don't think you should worry too much abou...
Jan 14, 2015 19:14 クロウ made 14 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
I really feel quite the same. Your entry articulated my thoughts quite well too. The type of friends we have are the most important t...
Jan 14, 2015 19:13 Earnest made 2 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
> 昨日は、なぜ、英語を勉強しているのかについてちょっと混乱した。 なぜ(理由)は人それぞれでしょうね。 英語であれ他の外国語であれ、言語は手段であって目的ではないので、軽い雑談を楽しむためだけの手段として英語を使う人もいれば、グローバルビジネスで複雑な交渉を...
Jan 14, 2015 18:15 レモート made 18 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
失礼したんだけど、超、ちょう厳しかったよー!ごめんごめん!Mirai は本当に上手だな!でもね、自然に見えばいいなと思った最近…だから、Mirai の英語は上手なのにもっと自然に訂正したらいいかなー? 厳しすぎると、怒ってもいいねw (^^)b
Jan 14, 2015 18:05 krynn82 made 7 corrections for @ What Is the True Delight ...
Hmmm, I wonder what we could possibly argue about. I've always thought you were an easy-going person, so even if I said something tha...
Jan 11, 2015 07:38 Aloha•Chris made 1 corrections for @ @ About "What if&quo...
Mirai San, I understand your a little down or feeling blue. I am sorry to hear that. I have learned that it is important to focus on what...
Jan 10, 2015 22:48 mijokijo made 8 corrections for @ @ About "What if&quo...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfBIU2XIujM
Jan 10, 2015 17:05 Blue commented on @ @ About "What if&quo...
Hi Mirai, In 2007 I was fortunate to be present at a speech given by the 14th Dalai Lama here in Brisbane, He spoke about his own experie...
Jan 10, 2015 16:55 krynn82 commented on @ @ About "What if&quo...
I think some planning is good, but sometimes people go a little overboard with "what ifs" and worry about potential outcomes to...