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I Can Read a Lot of Kanji, But Not Enough

Because I studied Japanese in uni, I can read all the common kanji in daily life. I can get around as easily as a Japanese person. Howeve...
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Oct 31, 2016 17:10
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A New Documentary About Climate Change

I like Leonardo DiCaprio's movies. In fact, my favorite movie is "Titanic" directed by James Cameron. Earlier this year, I ...
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Oct 31, 2016 10:08
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Chisa From Kagoshima 2

Chisa approached me from behind while I was buying sushi from the grocery store. I was mildly surprised to see her because I thought she&...
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Oct 31, 2016 09:51
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Chisa from Kagoshima

I stopped by the Japanese American History Museum today to return a book. The volunteer director scolded me for not volunteering for so m...
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Oct 30, 2016 14:08
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Irresistible charisma

I tend to like people with high charisma. That's the point of charisma, isn't it? I distrust people who can't keep up with a ...
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Oct 30, 2016 11:50
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

I learned most of my Japanese from watching anime. Lately, I've gotten into an anime called JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is ...
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Oct 29, 2016 04:16
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Halloween Candy

Every year, Americans give out terrible candy to children who trick-or-treat. It's an American tradition. Americans give out brands l...
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Oct 27, 2016 12:33 chocolate candy halloween
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A Super Easy Way to Improve Your English Writing (For PC users)

Today, I would like to share with you a Chrome add-on called "Grammarly." Grammarly is so simple to use. Just download it for f...
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Oct 27, 2016 03:51
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My Ideal Cat

I would like a cat that can beat a dog in a fight. It would have to be a big cat, like a Norwegian Forest Cat. I think cats are more inte...
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Oct 26, 2016 15:53
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Naniwrimo

November is national write your own novel month. I might as well give it a try. The requirement is that I wrote 1700 words a day. At the ...
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Oct 26, 2016 09:09
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Kabe-don

Kabe-don is where you approach someone standing against a wall and you reach your arm out and hit the wall with a "DON!" The ef...
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Oct 26, 2016 05:23
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My Favorite Korean Drama

My favorite Korean drama is "49 Days." I can't say I've watched all that many Korean dramas, but this is the first one ...
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Oct 22, 2016 16:37 kdrama
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I Want to Share This Art Blog

I was blogging on Tumblr when I found Olivia's art blog. I like her art style. She emphasizes dogs and warm autumn colors. http://...
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Oct 21, 2016 13:09
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Elosスケートボードプロジェクト My Friend's Kickstarter With native lang

私の友達はKickstarterで資金の募集をしています。今日から始まりました。友達のスタートアップ企業は「Elosスケートボード」を作りたいので、世界中からの応援を求めています。目標額に達成すれば、プロジェクトを応援してくれた方はスケートボードをもらいます。期限まで達成し...
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Oct 19, 2016 15:21 elos elosskateboard skateboard kickstarter
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A Writer Who Doesn't Write is Not a Writer

I will share with you my most recent flash fiction before I go. It's 500 words long. Please don't miss me. Infinite Dismissal ...
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Oct 12, 2016 04:54 Infinite Dismissal
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Another Hiatus

I need to take another hiatus from writing here. Good-bye.
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Oct 12, 2016 04:48
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生徒の両親へのEメール。An Email to My Student's Parents With native lang

生徒の両親へのEメール。 こんばんは。最近あまり直接お話しすることができなかったので、次のレッスンの予定についてお知らせ致します。 直樹くんはいつも私と素直に話し合っています。ときにはストイックな雰囲気を出します。今週の金曜日、直樹くんは「グレンデル」のテーマについて...
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Oct 11, 2016 12:31
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私は週一回しか日本語を話しません。I Speak Japanese Only Once a Week With native lang

日本語を勉強していた大学時代に、私は週二回の講義に出席し、週一回のセクションに通いました。講義は2時間であり、セクションは90分でした。宿題をしていた時間を除いて、私は毎週5時間半、日本語の授業を受けていました。もちろん、授業は日本語で行いましたが、クラスメートも先生がたも...
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Oct 11, 2016 03:38
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分数の割り算 Dividing Fractions With native lang

私はスタジオジブリの映画、「おもひでぽろぽろ」が大好きです。私は主人公にすごく同情したワンシーンを、特に覚えています。当時10歳のタエ子は分数の割り算がどうしても分からくて、タエ子は計算問題で全滅してしまいました。そして、算数の成績が「2」に落ちました。 その答案を見...
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Oct 10, 2016 13:42
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「言い換えると」 ジュンパ・ラヒリ In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri 2 With native lang

自分と村上春樹氏以外では、ジュンパ・ラヒリは私の一番好きな小説家です。私はジュンパの最新作、「In altre parole」を読み切りました。英語のタイトルは、「In Other Words」 です。日本語だと「言い換えると」でしょうか?日本語にまだ訳されていないので、本...
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Oct 10, 2016 08:13