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@ Japan is a High Context Country  日本は、文脈からものごとを悟る国 With native lang

It's said that Japan has a "high-context" culture; while some Western countries don't. If you live in Japan and the ...
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Jul 29, 2014 21:45
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@ Don't Beat Around the Bush! 回りくどい言い方はしないでください。笑 With native lang

I have a question for you about the way of expressing something in English. I may be wrong about my belief about it, or it may just de...
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Jul 26, 2014 12:37
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@ Kimono Party is Coming Soon! きものパーティ With native lang

I'm going to attend a party named "Luxury Night", which my kimono teacher holds at a hotel this Sunday. It seems everyb...
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Jul 26, 2014 00:15
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Having The Same Sense of Humor 「笑いのツボ」が同じ With native lang

I've learned some English terms and phrases to describe relationships with people, such as "click", "hit it off" ...
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Jul 23, 2014 12:10
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@ I Feel a Pain in My Chest 「胸が痛む」という言葉 With native lang

A friend of mine, who is a married woman, started talking about her love when I met her yesterday. She said that she has only experience...
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Jul 20, 2014 21:35
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An English Question 教えてください

In the previous entry, I wrote this, "Japan is in a league of its own when it comes to drinking!" When my friends and I were...
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Jul 15, 2014 23:10
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@ Hey, Boozer! Are You Okay?  大酒飲み With native lang

Japan is in a league of its own when it comes to drinking! Surprise! Although I guessed that Japan would be one of the countries most ...
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Jul 13, 2014 11:04
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@ Spending My Limited Time  限られた時間 With native lang

Have you ever wondered about your limited time on earth? Well, it's a sad topic, so I will change my way of asking. If you knew y...
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Jul 11, 2014 18:20
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@ My Sudden Change, Feminine And Elegant  自分の急な変化 With native lang

I feel like I'm becoming more of a true Japanese woman. Guess what! I wore a kimono today! As some of you may have already realiz...
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Jul 8, 2014 22:37
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@ Am I Kind of Meek in Japanese Society? 従順で大人しい? With native lang

I had a get-together over lunch with five Japanese women the other day. I've known them for a long time, but they are not so close th...
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Jul 6, 2014 11:42
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@ A Lesson in Life 人生勉強 With native lang

I bought an English book from Amazon, which a friend of mine had recommended before. Although it came last week, I haven't felt like...
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Jul 2, 2014 14:19