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November 29 With native lang

Yesterday was November 29. It represents an ii (11, means good) niku (29, means meats) day. I've forgotten it. In this day, ...
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Nov 30, 2015 18:40 English essay diary
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Cats and Fish With native lang

In Japan, the image that favorite food of cats is fish has been established. In fact, Japanese sometimes feed cats with fish. Howev...
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Nov 29, 2015 13:32 English essay
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Japanese Numeral With native lang

In Japanese, when we count something like "one, two, three,...," we usually say: "ichi, ni, san, shi(yon), go, roku, sh...
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Nov 28, 2015 10:34 English essay
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Forest Bath With native lang

The forest bath allows you to relax and to feel clear and fresh scents. The reason is because that you breathe a harmful substance cal...
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Nov 27, 2015 10:31 English essay
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Mirrors in Elevators With native lang

In most elevators, large mirrors are installed. Do you know the reason for this? These mirrors are installed for people who use a w...
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Nov 26, 2015 14:10 English essay
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Trivia about the One Yen Coin With native lang

Today, I will introduce the 1 yen coin, which has the lowest value among current coins in Japan. The 1 yen coin is made of pure alumin...
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Nov 25, 2015 20:42 English essay
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Danger of Pajamas With native lang

According to the mattress manufacturer 'Ergoflex,' men use their pajamas for an average of 13 days, and women use pajamas for an ...
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Nov 24, 2015 14:21 English essay
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Preliminary Review of Doctoral Degrees With native lang

Today, a preliminary review of my doctoral degrees was held. I performed my presentation of my study for 30 minutes in English, then a...
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Nov 23, 2015 16:34 English diary
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10000 words With native lang

Lately, I have learned 40-60 English words everyday using an online learning site of my university. And yesterday, the number of words...
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Nov 22, 2015 14:25 English diary
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Silver Ratio With native lang

I think you have heard the word "golden ratio." This ratio,which is represented by about 1:1.618, is the most stable and bea...
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Nov 21, 2015 14:00 English essay
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Snot and Booger With native lang

Today's topic is a little dirty. I'm sorry in advance. Human beings secrete about 946 ml of snot (technically known as nasa...
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Nov 20, 2015 13:43 English essay
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Knot Theory With native lang

Have you ever experienced that your earphone code imperceptibly made a knot? In knot theory, it is mentioned that a string that was pu...
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Nov 19, 2015 14:20 English essay
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Recursion With native lang

When searching for something on Google, if the input contains typos or expressions that are not common, you will see the phrase "Did...
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Nov 18, 2015 11:10 English essay
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10K Day With native lang

Have you ever thought about the 10 thousandth day from your birthday? The day, which you might call 10K day, will come after 4 months ...
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Nov 17, 2015 13:09 English essay
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A Little Cool Usage of "こと(koto)" With native lang

Today, I will introduce a Japanese expression that I think is a little cool. An example sentence is shown below: 「こと日本においては少子高齢化が問題...
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Nov 16, 2015 13:12 English essay
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Ruby and Sapphire With native lang

Although I'm not conversant with jewelry, I know ruby and sapphire.Basically, rubies are red, and sapphires are blue. However, I d...
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Nov 15, 2015 14:40 English essay
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Buying a Dolce Gusto Manufactured by Nescafe With native lang

Today, my associate and I bought a Dolce Gusto that readily makes coffee manufactured by Nescafe. By setting a capsule and touching a ...
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Nov 14, 2015 14:36 English diary
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Foliage Plants in Banks With native lang

There usually are foliage plants in Japanese banks. In addition, almost all of the plants is 170 cm in height, and this figure is corr...
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Nov 13, 2015 12:10 English essay
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Belly Button Trivia With native lang

Today, I'd like to introduce a useless trivia. Heights of humans' navels are different in men and women. Man's navel i...
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Nov 12, 2015 10:39 English essay
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Habituation With native lang

Last month, I wrote something like "if you continue to do something for three weeks, it will become a habit." However, the t...
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Nov 11, 2015 11:20 English essay