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Aug 17, 2011 08:56 ariso07 commented on I made it!
lol. You make me laugh so much.
Aug 17, 2011 06:27 commented on I made it!
Wow, you really do love noodles!
Aug 15, 2011 03:04 cuavsfan made 7 corrections for 言葉にできない I can't find my...
That's a really sweet commercial and song. Thanks for sharing them!
Aug 15, 2011 02:53 cuavsfan made 2 corrections for Torchwood
Maybe this is a difference between the US and England, but in the US I think "adult-oriented" has a nuance that something is ki...
Aug 15, 2011 03:01 cuavsfan made 6 corrections for 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
I have an app on my iPhone that connects with Aozora. It also lets you add your own text files and I mostly use it for that, but I was t...
Aug 15, 2011 01:40 markbellis made 1 corrections for Torchwood
Most of the cast except for John Barrowman speaks with a Welsh accent in Torchwood, since it was set in Cardiff, Wales. Both the Cooper a...
Aug 14, 2011 14:09 SirRaven made 12 corrections for 言葉にできない I can't find my...
T_T, the song sounds so melancholic... It is really sad, but you see that they were happy with Akiyuki. The song was so moving... T_T
Aug 13, 2011 11:42 Free commented on Torchwood
I never watched but sounds like an interesting series. I am watching Rescue Me right now but I hear good things about Doctor Who. Good en...
Aug 12, 2011 05:24 muso commented on 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
Thanks for the info! I'm off on holiday now for a week, so it may be a while before I'm back, but I did want to say thanks! I&#...
Aug 11, 2011 19:41 ben べん made 2 corrections for 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
hardly any corrections :) woW! ありがとううううう 今夜は試してみるんです 
Aug 11, 2011 16:55 Kiki made 1 corrections for Marty Freedman, an American...
Well written and interesting- I look forward to your next entry.
Aug 11, 2011 16:13 commented on Marty Freedman, an American...
Haha that kinda funny that he had to ask about how to say things in English. I am a fan of Marty Friedman, so thank you for sharing.
Aug 11, 2011 14:29 Sunny commented on 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
Thank you! What are some books that you suggest for starters?
Aug 11, 2011 14:16 Rayw2nd commented on 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
すごい! あのサイトで色々な勉強できますね。 どうもありがとうございます。 僕は本物の日本語に書いた本がありますが、あまり読み取り出来ません。 古い言葉やすごい上手なフレーズがあって、なかなかまごまごします。 このサイトはもう少しシンプル日本語を使う本を見つけました。...
Aug 11, 2011 08:27 Dukkz commented on 青空文庫 to PDF - The introduct...
Thanks for the great link!
Aug 11, 2011 07:24 Mr Martin commented on Marty Freedman, an American...
No corrections needed. Well done!
Aug 11, 2011 02:41 cuavsfan made 3 corrections for How can I improve unpronoun...
For me it seems to take a little more energy to read Japanese aloud than it does to read silently. I think my reading comprehension is m...
Aug 8, 2011 06:35 OneDayOneNoodle commented on Lang-8 wish list
Lang-8 に要望をメールで伝えました。 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Lang-8 喜洋洋 様 常日頃たいへんお世話になっております。 Lang-8 の発想はたいへん素晴らしいと感じてお...
Aug 8, 2011 01:52 林美樂 made 8 corrections for How can I improve unpronoun...
I can't read Japanese silently yet^^; I always have to read it aloud and I read it very rigidly - as if every syllable is accented h...
Aug 8, 2011 00:21 Echo01 commented on How can I improve unpronoun...
I always try to read aloud. If you're reading often, then I think it is definitely a good way to practice and build confidence. The f...
Aug 7, 2011 22:23 nukumi made 2 corrections for How can I improve unpronoun...
When I was first starting out, I could understand about 50% more written Japanese if I said it out loud. I had watched a lot of TV and ha...
Aug 7, 2011 19:20 ben べん made 4 corrections for How can I improve unpronoun...
i think that the best way in improving pronunciation is to speak to a native English speaker. Which will force you to improve in both lis...
Aug 7, 2011 18:23 Lightning made 5 corrections for How can I improve unpronoun...
I find that my "inside voice" (the voice in my head) sounds a lot more Japanese, it manages to pronounce the words OK and even ...
Aug 7, 2011 06:19 cuavsfan made 5 corrections for Lang-8 wish list
I remember before they had the ability to save journal drafts (and the autosave). I think a lot of people complained so they ended up pu...
Aug 7, 2011 06:13 cuavsfan made 1 corrections for Special premium visual effe...
I couldn't see it. There's a white page for a split second and then the background and entry appear at once, so I only ever see ...
Aug 7, 2011 06:11 cuavsfan made 5 corrections for I'm a Premium member now!
I've thought about it a lot, but like you say the extra features don't really mean much to me. I think viewing it as a "don...
Aug 6, 2011 21:25 neko commented on Special premium visual effe...
What a cute cat!! チラリズム(o´∀`o)
Aug 6, 2011 21:05 Echo01 commented on Lang-8 wish list
I love these suggestions, and I have to agree with your second point. Often, I'm correcting a lengthy entry and accidentally hit back...
Aug 6, 2011 21:03 林美樂 commented on Lang-8 wish list
I think they are all great ideas^^ But I think I would use 2 and 3 more often than 1. I also like the idea of having colors and bold in...
Aug 6, 2011 18:32 Lightning made 7 corrections for Lang-8 wish list
I think they're great. You should pass them on to the owner of the site, excellent suggestions. As for me, I would like for us to b...
Aug 6, 2011 18:27 KeiUKtv made 22 corrections for Lang-8 wish list
That sounds right yes they should do that...it is annoying. D:
Aug 6, 2011 08:18 Lightning made 2 corrections for Special premium visual effe...
Congratulations (?) on becoming a premium user! I've been thinking about it too but, not sure I can afford it. How is it? Has it incr...
Aug 6, 2011 05:44 Echo01 made 4 corrections for I'm a Premium member now!
Wow, I didn't know there was an option of becoming a premium member, I wonder what the added benefits are at the moment... I think...
Aug 2, 2011 04:59 NurikoSpecial commented on Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
Very interesting read - and extremely wonderfully written at that! There's barely even anything to correct! セミ sure look creepy up...
Aug 2, 2011 03:53 cuavsfan made 2 corrections for Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
やっぱり、日本の夏はセミですね。
Aug 2, 2011 03:48 cuavsfan made 5 corrections for What kind of feeling do you...
That's an interesting point how 擬音語 and 擬態語 influence the way a Japanese person hears English sounds. Coming from the other directio...
Aug 1, 2011 01:00 markbellis commented on Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
Cool! Do you have the kind of cicadas that live underground for many years before they come up to fly? There is one kind that lives for 1...
Jul 31, 2011 19:00 NickT commented on Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
You're right, we don't get cicadas in the UK. We hardly get cockroaches either. My Japanese friend was amazed when I told her ...
Jul 31, 2011 16:16 shining commented on Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
"I used to collect the cast-off shells of cicada larvae in my garden. One day, my mother tried to use a watering pot, and was scared...
Jul 31, 2011 16:00 darkhonour made 9 corrections for Cicadas in Japan 日本のセミ
I didn't know cicadas usually come out in the evening. When it is hot and dry, cicadas are pretty heard anywhere in my country. Espec...
Jul 31, 2011 05:47 林美樂 commented on What kind of feeling do you...
I don't like the æ sound Sometimes when we are arguing with someone, we will blurt out the æ sound when they try to talk - it annoys...
Jul 31, 2011 05:07 クーリオ少年 made 1 corrections for What kind of feeling do you...
Well I can honestly say your English is superb. I do not believe any English speakers have this "fear" or "problem" w...
Jul 27, 2011 01:27 cuavsfan made 8 corrections for TOEFL iBT (an English test)...
I think it is somewhat surprising that Japan ranks so low since many Japanese people have about 10 years (middle school, high school, uni...
Jul 27, 2011 01:18 cuavsfan made 5 corrections for The last Harry Potter! (no ...
I've only seen the first three Harry Potter movies, but I've read all of the books multiple times. Enjoy reading the last couple...
Jul 26, 2011 22:15 Echo01 commented on TOEFL iBT (an English test)...
I think it would be a good idea for students to have more opportunities to practice English skills. But the thing about tests is the stud...
Jul 26, 2011 12:05 markbellis made 4 corrections for TOEFL iBT (an English test)...
Interesting - how do Japanese do when learning languages from places closer to them, like Korean and Chinese?
Jul 26, 2011 08:58 nukumi made 12 corrections for TOEFL iBT (an English test)...
I don't think that forcing medical grad students to have a decent accent would improve the average score on the TOEFL iBT. It might p...
Jul 25, 2011 10:53 恒彦 made 1 corrections for The last Harry Potter! (no ...
This seems like weird behavior to me as well. I went to see a movie recently, and everyone in the audience is always quiet when I go to s...
Jul 24, 2011 02:21 cuavsfan made 11 corrections for 塞翁が馬(さいおうがうま)Everything in ...
That's an interesting story. It is kind of similar to the phrase "don't count your chickens before they hatch." That ...
Jul 21, 2011 03:52 William made 12 corrections for 塞翁が馬(さいおうがうま)Everything in ...
I often say, "Everything happens for a reason." Enough has happened in my life to think it's true. Things that I original...