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@ Korea and Japan are Rivals?    韓国と日本

It seems that Korea and Japan are good mates and also good rivals in many fields. The victory of the Korean team in the World Cup moti...
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Jun 30, 2010 22:01
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@ Do You Like a Model as a Wife? 奥様がモデル?

Have you ever thought that you would like to get married to a person who works as a model? They surpass any other girls in beauty. B...
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Jun 29, 2010 22:05
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@ Japanese Streets Don't Have Names! 通りに名前がない!

Have you heard anything about the Japanese address system? (Have you heard about the Japanese address system?) It's very different f...
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Jun 28, 2010 21:07
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@ Opitical Illusion 目の錯覚

Today, I would like to take you to a mysterious illusion world! (^^) Kokichi Sugihara, a professor of Tokyo University, submitted it ...
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Jun 27, 2010 20:46
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@ Nisshin Cup Noodle Commercial ほかのじゃいやよ~

Today, I would like to introduce a commercial to you, which is forNisshin Cup Noodle. It has become a hot topic of conversation in Japan....
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Jun 26, 2010 22:37
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@ I Didn't Know What a Comforter Was! 羽布団?

What is a "comforter" in Japanese? I visited my friends' today, who is an American woman. She wanted to show me her hous...
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Jun 25, 2010 22:30
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@ I like Eating Noodles with Sound 音を出したらだめ?

I like spaghetti, but I would hesitate to go to an Italian restaurant with my friends. You know why? I am really clumsy when it com...
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Jun 24, 2010 18:08
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@ What is "Gal" in Japan?  ギャルってなに?

One of my American friends, living in Japan, called me and asked me, "What does the word "gal" mean?" ギャル Huh?...
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Jun 23, 2010 18:14
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@ Japanese Term "Home-goroshi" ほめごろし

What a scary Japanese term it is! "Home-goroshi." ほめごろし "Home" comes from "homeru", which means "...
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Jun 22, 2010 18:10
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@ Spiritualism Boom in Japan  ( 占い)

Hi everyone! How are you doing today? Today, I met three of my friends. While there, one of them started talking about fortune-tellin...
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Jun 21, 2010 23:44
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@ Rainy Season 雨、風、あらし

It was stormy today. ( There was a storm today.) I was surprised to hear such loud rain and wind in the afternoon. The Meteorological ...
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Jun 20, 2010 20:55
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@ I Relied on my Writing too Much. 英語を話す&書く

I went to an English conversation school for the first time in a month. I was actually disappointed at my speaking ability in class. ...
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Jun 19, 2010 20:39
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@ Japanese New Word "iku-men" イクメン&イケメン

Have you heard of the Japanese slang word "Iku-men"? I think that this word is very interesting, because it has been a big s...
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Jun 18, 2010 23:00
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@ Nothing is for Free! ただほど高いものはない!

Have you heard of this Japanese proverb; "tada hodo takai mono wa nai"? "ただほど 高いものは ない。" It is translated as &quo...
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Jun 17, 2010 21:21
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@ Am I Normal or Abnormal? 自己紹介

Since I was acting really bizarre in my previous entry, I would like to get back to normal (normality) today! (^^) Many of you who ha...
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Jun 16, 2010 22:16
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@ Why Do You Want to Win? サッカーワールドカップ

Lots of Japanese people might have thought that Japan would not win unless a miracle happens! Surprisingly, that happened in the World...
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Jun 15, 2010 22:33
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@ Friendships Among Girls 女の友情

Today, I went to see the movie "Sex and the City" with three of my friends. I had a really fun time! Before the movie starte...
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Jun 14, 2010 21:07
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@ If You Had Two Cultures, Would it be Easy to Live?

I wonder how my life would be if I had been raised in two extremely different cultures? I sometimes remember one of my friends, who is...
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Jun 13, 2010 21:53
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@ What is Japanese "ki o tsukau"? ” 気を使う”ってなに?

I sometimes wonder if being attentive is a good thing or not. Does the word "attentive" have only positive connotations? I ...
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Jun 12, 2010 22:40