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Hackers and Crackers With native lang

Today, we could not access the internet at our university. The cause was unclear, and we could not use internet almost all day, so it ...
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Mar 31, 2015 23:18 English diary essay
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Meaning of "K" in "4K" With native lang

We recently came to use the word "4K" or "8K" as an resolution indicator. If we use the word "4K," it pr...
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Mar 30, 2015 18:55 English essay
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Irregular Verbs With native lang

I sometimes suffer from irregular verbs. When people began to use English, almost all verbs were irregular. It may be said that the...
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Mar 29, 2015 19:57 English essay
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100th Post With native lang

Finally I reached this 100th post. Since I have posted my journals on Lang-8 every day, today is day 100. However, I still make the...
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Mar 28, 2015 17:47 English diary
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"Because" versus "Since" versus "As" With native lang

I didn't aware of the difference between "because" and "since" and "as," which can represent reasons as...
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Mar 27, 2015 16:53 English essay
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Graduation from Doctoral Course With native lang

I have to write papers early, otherwise I cannot graduate from my university. For the graduation, one more paper is needed by next Jan...
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Mar 26, 2015 20:41 English diary
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Hot Spring With native lang

Today, I woke up at my university. I had a little hangover headache, but I patiently did my research to submit a paper. In the even...
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Mar 25, 2015 22:52 English diary
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Commencement Ceremony With native lang

Today was my juniors' commencement ceremony. After the ceremony, I presented my juniors with cacti and alcohol as graduation gifts...
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Mar 24, 2015 18:31 English diary
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ColorIQ Challenge With native lang

In Japan, it is said that around 5% of men and around 0.2% of women have some sort of color blindness. Today, I took a test of color s...
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Mar 23, 2015 16:24 English diary
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Baumkuchen With native lang

Today, I ate a slice of Baumkuchen that is my junior's souvenir. Baumkuchen is a cake that originated in Germany, balm means a tre...
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Mar 22, 2015 20:26 English diary essay
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Cactus With native lang

Today, I bought cactuses as graduation gifts for my juniors in next week's graduation ceremony. I usually buy bouquet flowers as a...
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Mar 21, 2015 17:16 English diary essay
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Traffic Light Color With native lang

 Traffic light colors are based on universal standard. According to the International Commission on Illumination (CIE), colors that can b...
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Mar 20, 2015 11:26 English essay
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Japanese Loves Bath With native lang

Most Japanese love baths, and get in a bath everyday. We take average thirty three minutes for a bath, and this is the longest time in...
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Mar 19, 2015 12:54 English essay
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Mouse and Mickey With native lang

In most cases, a mouse is a necessary component for us to use a computer. There is a unit that represents a sensitivity of the mouse. ...
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Mar 18, 2015 18:56 English essay
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The Longest English Word With native lang

It was written that interesting things as the followings on a web site: ・"Almost" is the longest English word with all lette...
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Mar 17, 2015 19:08 English essay
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Chiba Travel Day 2 With native lang

Today, my juniors and I went sightseeing in Chiba. We firstly ate breakfast at a hotel, then we went to the Kamogawa Sea World. We...
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Mar 16, 2015 22:53 Egnlish diary
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Today, I went on a trip to Chiba prefecture with my juniors. With native lang

Today, I went on a trip to Chiba prefecture with my juniors. We departed at 5 a.m., passed through an undersea tunnel of the aqualine...
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Mar 15, 2015 23:57
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Why do we use the word "concent (コンセント)" as the meaning of "outlet?" With native lang

"Concent" is one of the most confusing Japanese-English words, which means "outlet." I think almost all American d...
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Mar 14, 2015 21:36 English essay
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How many times should we knock a door? With native lang

Today, I learned how many times we should knock a door. In Japan, most people think that we should knock a door 2 times anytime. Es...
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Mar 13, 2015 22:43 English diary
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University Entrance Examination Day

 Today is an entrance examination day of all national universities in Japan. Since I couldn't go to my laboratory, I was working at m...
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Mar 12, 2015 20:17 English diary