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Jul 25, 2016 03:57 Michelle made 7 corrections for A Vortex of Pokemon Go  ポケ...
The game is all over our news too.
Jul 24, 2016 19:55 thethinker83 commented on A Vortex of Pokemon Go  ポケ...
Hello, mirai-san. It seems Pokemon GO has been a very popular topic on Lang-8 this weekend. Yours is probably the fifth or sixth entry I...
Jul 24, 2016 18:22 Treehugger made 7 corrections for A Vortex of Pokemon Go  ポケ...
Why should it be so difficult to evade liability? Niantic isn't forcing people to walk off a cliff…
Jul 24, 2016 13:21 Sai made 10 corrections for A Vortex of Pokemon Go  ポケ...
Hope it helps^
Jul 24, 2016 13:08 AlexAlexAlex made 10 corrections for A Vortex of Pokemon Go  ポケ...
Very good job! Pokemon Go is a very interesting phenomenon, it will be interesting to see what happens.
Jul 24, 2016 02:14 Danny G made 13 corrections for I Made It! やっとできた。
Well done :)
Jul 22, 2016 13:13 アレックス made 14 corrections for I Made It! やっとできた。
Aw, that's great! Make sure to keep that window open for good!
Jul 22, 2016 12:56 Andrew made 6 corrections for I Made It! やっとできた。
その学校はいわば、特別な学校で、県の唯一の国立中学校だ。生徒たちは試験に合格するために懸命に勉強した。 Interesting... where I'm from, public middle schools are the most common, and ...
Jul 22, 2016 11:43 クリス062 made 13 corrections for I Made It! やっとできた。
Sounds like fun.
Jul 22, 2016 11:38 Michelle made 13 corrections for I Made It! やっとできた。
楽しそうですね。
Jul 21, 2016 02:17 クリス062 made 13 corrections for I'm Getting Back Affect...
Jul 20, 2016 23:48 Treehugger made 16 corrections for I'm Getting Back Affect...
I'll provide you with an alternate version in a moment. By the way, I think I know what you're getting at. You're trying to ...
Jul 20, 2016 17:26 Andrew made 6 corrections for I'm Getting Back Affect...
オルゴール = Music box? I wonder what word that's drawn from... doesn't sound like an English source.
Jul 20, 2016 15:08 アレックス made 16 corrections for I'm Getting Back Affect...
Your english is phenomenal!
Jul 20, 2016 14:21 fortion made 16 corrections for I'm Getting Back Affect...
Jul 19, 2016 15:26 Eric made 5 corrections for Long Way To Go, but I'l...
Jul 18, 2016 00:40 madox made 8 corrections for Long Way To Go, but I'l...
Oh no! Sorry I kinda forgot about your voice blog :( I did try to give you some tips but its hard to give pronunciation tips over text :...
Jul 18, 2016 00:24 Blufox commented on Long Way To Go, but I'l...
I have enjoyed your voice blog! I have tried to leave comments but am unable to register successfully. Your progress with speaking is e...
Jul 15, 2016 23:19 Danny G made 6 corrections for Long Way To Go, but I'l...
Well Done :)
Jul 15, 2016 22:58 Treehugger made 12 corrections for Long Way To Go, but I'l...
I don't know this poem. I must check it out. ;)
Jul 15, 2016 00:11 madox made 11 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
There's a fairly recent (last 5 years?) slang for ほめ言葉, I think, which is 'cringe' or 'cringey'. 'Cringe' is ...
Jul 13, 2016 19:17 BadApple commented on Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
Mirai, you have received a great deal of corrections and explanations. I just want to chime in with a possible book recommendation, if yo...
Jul 12, 2016 22:33 Danny G made 14 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
Praise Versus Flattery Praise: To make someone proud of something they've done Flattery: To make someone feel good about themse...
Jul 12, 2016 17:25 Treehugger made 11 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
ちゃんと理解できるように、「ほめ言葉」は誠実で、「お世話」は心にもないことなの? praise = expression of approval, commendation, or admiration flattery = excessive or insince...
Jul 12, 2016 16:47 ぜったいバカ commented on Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
It's praise vs flattery. :) I'll write more later k?
Jul 12, 2016 13:28 Michelle commented on Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
For "nauseating flattery," the closest word I can think of is cloying. Whether you’re talking about dessert wine or love not...
Jul 12, 2016 13:23 Andrew made 6 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
I accept all praise and flattery equally. If they are insincere, that's a them problem. :-D
Jul 12, 2016 10:00 Wei made 5 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
Like in English, in Japanese, or any language, any culture, people are people. Reading people's body language, analysing their clothe...
Jul 12, 2016 09:54 thethinker83 made 13 corrections for Compliment, Praise or Flatt...
Excellent work, as usual. :) It's hard for me to distinguish ほめ言葉 and お世辞. It's not just because I've never seen those w...
Jul 9, 2016 03:24 Destine made 1 corrections for Question: How To Use The Wo...
> Does the sentence imply "I failed"? "I tried to take the test" might imply that you failed to take the test, ...
Jul 8, 2016 23:14 Danny G made 12 corrections for Question: How To Use The Wo...
てみる=To give something a Try "I gave learning Japanese a try" "I gave a try at playing Baseball" ようとする=I trie...
Jul 8, 2016 17:33 ぜったいバカ made 1 corrections for Question: How To Use The Wo...
ミー!!今回は英語で説明してみていい? ~てみる in Japanese is similar to "try" in Japanese but there are important differences in nuance and usage...
Jul 8, 2016 10:44 Treehugger made 11 corrections for Question: How To Use The Wo...
You are not wrong. "Try" doesn't contain any information about the result. It is possible to say, "She attempted to be...
Jul 8, 2016 10:25 SY commented on Question: How To Use The Wo...
テストを受けてみるの話に「try」を使ったら、含んでいた意味は「テストを失敗する」じゃなくて「テストを受けられない」です(たとえば、問題が理解できない)。多分そういうわけで「try」の使い方が難しいになっています。英語で使ったら、「try」は文章の話題よりも、つけた動詞を指...
Jul 8, 2016 09:54 セナ made 12 corrections for Question: How To Use The Wo...
Hope the above helps some.
Jul 8, 2016 09:22 Michelle commented on Question: How To Use The Wo...
I tried to take the test expecting that I would pass it in one try" after I found out that I had passed it? > Yes, you can this...
Jul 6, 2016 00:19 Danny G made 12 corrections for Top Level English Test 英検一級
書き言葉では使うかもしれませんが、話し言葉では全然使いません。 実は、 ほとんどの言葉を聞いたことも読んだこともありません。そのテストが難しそうですね。
Jul 5, 2016 21:25 madox made 13 corrections for Top Level English Test 英検一級
I hope yo do well on the test!
Jul 5, 2016 19:41 Treehugger commented on Top Level English Test 英検一級
いいエントリーだね。miraiはマジで文法が良くなっていて、この投稿は少し通じにくいけどさぁ。書き方は少し変な感じだと思う。この投稿のためにも、書き換えて良いなの? miraiが聞いた単語について、「gorge」「introversion」は日常だと思う。本を読めない...
Jul 5, 2016 18:10 ぜったいバカ made 11 corrections for Top Level English Test 英検一級
写真の中の漢字は、[うつう」しか読めないw ある日仕事で同僚たちと一緒に EIKEN の1級問題例を読んでいた。大体良い試験だと思ったけど、少し変なところもあると思った。同僚にも知らない単語がたくさんあるし。 僕も本を読んだりはあまりしないから、きっと1級には僕が知...
Jul 5, 2016 13:54 ケラン (Kellan) made 12 corrections for Top Level English Test 英検一級
I’d say from that list, only “erratically” “aloof” and “plagiarism” come up in spoken English sometimes; the other words would mostly be ...
Jul 5, 2016 12:01 Treehugger commented on On Cloud Nine 至福の時
書き換えてみます。変わらないところは、えらいと思って、何も書き変えませんでした。 I still can't believe that I had so much fun yesterday! An old high school friend who ...
Jul 4, 2016 23:47 Danny G made 18 corrections for On Cloud Nine 至福の時
楽しそう!
Jul 4, 2016 22:22 BadApple made 6 corrections for On Cloud Nine 至福の時
I want to go to Rakugo too... But yes, impulsive, out-of-nothing, extraordinary human connections like the one you described are what I ...
Jul 4, 2016 13:19 Michelle commented on On Cloud Nine 至福の時
tristam made some great corrections. Aside from some minor mistakes, everything looked good. As a general note, you may want to be more c...
Jul 4, 2016 10:46 MrMikeK made 18 corrections for On Cloud Nine 至福の時
Jul 4, 2016 10:21 tristam made 16 corrections for On Cloud Nine 至福の時
Sounds like you had a great time! :)
Jul 1, 2016 18:12 Andrew made 4 corrections for 覚悟
Sounds dark, but you're using a good, consistent tone throughout your writing. Creates a distinct atmosphere. Very good work.
Jul 1, 2016 10:44 madox made 10 corrections for 覚悟
There is a saying that I think is similar in English, that I like to use a lot. "I am a leaf on the wind" It's like we can...
Jul 1, 2016 09:35 Victor made 10 corrections for 覚悟
まな板の上の鯉。面白い。ありがとうございます。