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The Last TOEIC Exam in Schooltime With native lang

Today, I took a TOEIC exam. Since it was the last TOEIC which I took as a university student, I hope that I can get a good score. A...
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Jan 31, 2016 16:23 English diary
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The Most Dark Substance With native lang

The most dark substance is "vantablack," which is composed of carbon nanotubes. Vantablack absorbs 99.965% of a light, and c...
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Jan 30, 2016 17:46 English essay
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The Effect of the Morning Sun With native lang

Since getting cold, many people might feel that it's hard to get up in the morning. Today, I found a "habit of exposure to th...
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Jan 29, 2016 12:41 English essay
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How to Express "Now I Understand" in Japanese With native lang

When I correct Japanese sentences on Lang-8, I sometimes see expressions such as "今理解できます" and "今わかります." I think t...
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Jan 28, 2016 13:01 English essay
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Frozen Toilet With native lang

Yesterday, I went home and was going to go to the toilet, but the water in the toilet had frozen. Unless something is done, the water ...
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Jan 27, 2016 12:44 English diary
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A Banned Word With native lang

Few days ago, it was a hot topic that Japanese television stations put up the phrase "頑張れ (go for it)" as a candidate of banned...
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Jan 26, 2016 11:26 English essay
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Cold Wave With native lang

Under the influence of the cold wave, it seems to snow heavily and very cold in the northern hemisphere. The region where I live is al...
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Jan 25, 2016 15:43 English diary
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High Quality Sleep With native lang

Sleep is very valuable for human beings. It can heal fatigues of your body and brain, enhance immunity, and get rid of stresses. Ho...
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Jan 24, 2016 17:39 English essay
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The Color of Death With native lang

Today, I learned about colors that symbolize "death" for each country. In many countries, such as the US, Europe, China, and...
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Jan 23, 2016 15:42 English essay
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An Automatic Door With native lang

Automatic doors sometimes don't react to me. It's a little embarrassing. Formerly there were automatic doors that detect w...
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Jan 22, 2016 15:43 English essay
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Lovejoy Comet With native lang

Today, I will introduce "Lovejoy comet (C/2014 Q2)," which is discovered by Terry Lovejoy from Australia in 2014. The featur...
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Jan 21, 2016 19:49 English essay
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Snow Shoveling With native lang

It was sunny yesterday, but today it snowed heavily again. For sake of safety, I shoveled the snow in various places. Actually, I w...
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Jan 20, 2016 19:41 English diary essay
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There's No Limit to Things (Ue niwa ue ga aru) With native lang

Today, I'd like to introduce a Japanese phrase that we often confused. It's "ue niwa ue ga aru (which means there's n...
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Jan 19, 2016 15:06 English essay
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Warm Snow Day With native lang

Today the snow piled up high after a long interval. It was scared for me to drive a snowy road as ever. However, since I felt that ...
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Jan 18, 2016 14:39 English essay
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Cows Have Best Friends With native lang

According to the research of Northampton University, cows have best friends of the same sex. When separating a particular partner from...
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Jan 17, 2016 13:43 English essay
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Body Fat Percentage of Pigs With native lang

Obese people are sometimes referred as "豚(buta, which means pig)" in Japan. (I have no idea whether such a figurative expres...
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Jan 16, 2016 12:50 English essay
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Classroom Cleaning With native lang

Today, I'd like to introduce a custom of Japanese schools. Japanese schools (except university/college) usually don't hire a c...
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Jan 15, 2016 13:38 English essay
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Three Events With native lang

There were three events yesterday and today, so I will write them together in this diary. First, I got an official job offer (the occu...
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Jan 14, 2016 18:56 English diary
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Tickling Sensation With native lang

If your feet bottom or armpit is touched by somebody else, you will feel a tickle and laugh. Why is that? Since regions that artery...
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Jan 13, 2016 15:59 English essay
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Obesity Rate With native lang

According to a study that summarizes 188 countries data, one third of the world's population seem to be obese. Furthermore, there ...
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Jan 12, 2016 21:55 English essay