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Idol Culture

In Japan, musicians and singers are often called artists. I think many of them are actually artists. At the same time, idol singers are a...
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May 31, 2018 13:38
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For You Who are Always Busy

It seems that modern people really like to say they’re busy. I often see catch lines on media that go “for you who are always busy” and “...
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May 30, 2018 14:05
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Ignorance is Bliss

I had lent a friend of mine an old desktop PC, but got it back from him recently. After that, I found out that the PC endlessly crashes b...
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May 28, 2018 12:41
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Jiro-Style

As I mentioned, I attend a training school, and take a morning and a noon class separately. That’s why, I have a long lunch break each ti...
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May 27, 2018 12:51
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Apprentice's Diary #1

It’s been about a month since I started to attend a training school for interpreters and translators. I feel at ease now because my teach...
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May 25, 2018 11:50
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Unquestioning Harassment

These days, there are a increasing number of new words. Some seem like cool words that describe what we should realize, but others seem l...
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May 24, 2018 13:02
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The Digital Sea

To be honest, I hadn’t until recently noticed my smartphone can become a wonderful library. I randomly started to use kindle, a service f...
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May 23, 2018 15:01
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Makezugirai

Souta Fujii, a 15-year-old pro, is unstoppable now. He was known for the most promising before he became a professional Shogi player, but...
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May 22, 2018 11:44
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Why are Japanese People Reluctant to Talk about Complicated Issues?

Yesterday, I came across an article about a returnee. It says a woman who had lived with her family in New York since she was a child ret...
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May 18, 2018 12:52
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Communication

For modern people, communication is essential. In reality, we’re constantly required to communicate each day. In Japan, what many compani...
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May 17, 2018 11:27
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Is that translation appropriate?

Hello everyone. How’s it going? When we write an entry in a foreign language, we often translate a common word into the common count...
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May 16, 2018 11:47
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Enlarge the Subject

When I check some news and bulletin boards on the internet, I have many chances to see some people “enlarge the subject.” Have you experi...
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May 15, 2018 12:01
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Mr.Children

Have you ever listened to Japanese music? You might have listened to some, but I can say they are only a small fraction of whole Japanese...
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May 14, 2018 11:46
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A World Surrounded by Meaningfulness

These days, I often go to Nagoya to attend a training school. Nagoya is a city in the middle of Japan. It doesn’t seem very famous in com...
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May 13, 2018 10:42
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Kanzen-Chouaku

I talked about the film of Avengers that is catching on big before, but in Japan, the latest Conan’s film is apparently keeping the lead ...
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May 11, 2018 11:43
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Zinro

The other day I talked about a game called Zinro(人狼) to a friend of mine. Apparently, Zinro is originated from an American game called Ar...
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May 10, 2018 21:14
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Self-Responsibility With native lang

CAUTION : This post contains controversial issues. It seems that crowd-funding has been prevalent nowadays. It’s a method to get f...
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May 8, 2018 11:47
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Enumeration And Association

This is a shame, but I haven’t understood a typical grammar of “A, B, and C” until recently. Since I learned it, I deliberately try to us...
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May 7, 2018 11:48
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Sontaku or Not KY

I referred to the word “Sontaku(忖度)” in my previous post. Sontaku means something like you considerate of others, or sympathize with them...
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May 3, 2018 21:16
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Avengers

Yesterday, I went to the theater to watch Avengers: Infinity War. Apparently, this film is breaking the box-office mold now. So I’d like ...
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May 2, 2018 11:36