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A Thousand Violins (1000のバイオリン)

Recently, I’ve been hooked on lyrics translation. It is difficult for me to translate Japanese lyrics into English because some lyrics ar...
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Mar 28, 2010 09:03 1000 violins
Kyoko

Venus of A Bathroom (トイレの神様)

This song indicates a lot of good-old Japanese mindsets. I tried translating Japanese rylics into English those. I'm not sure whether...
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Mar 27, 2010 09:48 venus of a bathroom
Kyoko

The Vernal Equinox (春がきたー)

I love the phrase; Spring has come. After enjoying apricot blossoms in a chilly weather, I'm looking forward to a full of cherry blos...
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Mar 22, 2010 11:29 momentum
Kyoko

OMG! I can't see anything! (げーっ、何にも見えないゲス)

I've been enjoying three consecutive days-off. Yesterday, I went to a park to take a walk, and see flowers and a museum. The weather ...
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Mar 22, 2010 09:58
Kyoko

I Think, Therefore Am I? (自分探し?)

Senior students in college make an early start looking for their job from April here in Japan. Under this poor economic climate, job slot...
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Mar 21, 2010 08:16 I think therefore I
Kyoko

Falling Below Par Value (元本割れ)

In the last my post, I said there was a glass ceiling to jump up beyond 900 points of the TOEIC test. Probably it is a matter of my motiv...
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Mar 15, 2010 23:05
Kyoko

My Revenge

Today, I took an examination of TOEIC again, because I was not satisfied with the last score; 845/990 points. However I made the same mis...
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Mar 14, 2010 18:21
Kyoko

Where Does Tsunami Hit (余波)

A tsunami generated by the immense earthquake in Chile hit Japan's coast on Feb. 28, but the initial waves washed ashore without caus...
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Mar 11, 2010 21:36
Kyoko

Doll's Grudge (人形の呪い)

The third of March is a girl’s day (Doll Festival) in Japan. We customarily display a set of ornamental dolls (hina-ningyo) representing ...
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Mar 7, 2010 07:25 doll's festival
Kyoko

The thing (遊星からの物体X)

I like to eat sea cucumber, which is marinated in rice vinegar for several hours, pickling them slightly. I understand it looks unedib...
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Mar 6, 2010 15:43 sea cucumber
Kyoko

Pants on the ground

A Japanese snow boarder for a half pipe of Vancouver Olympic, Kokubo, stood up against the storm of public criticism because he loosened ...
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Mar 6, 2010 10:25 Sagging
Kyoko

As a Man Thinketh (原因と理由)

If you think you could redo your past… Or you might think that you wanted to go back three years at least and tried it again… If so, re...
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Mar 3, 2010 23:16 as a man thinketh