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Pāpeki (パーペキ - Perfect) With native lang

Pāpeki Today, I noticed that the slang term 'pāpeki' (パーペキ) was used. 'Pāpeki' is a composite term that combines th...
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Aug 22, 2019 15:42 English essay
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Mamagoto (ままごと - House) With native lang

Mamagoto Children (especially girl) sometimes play 'mamagoto' (ままごと/飯事). 'Mamagoto' is as a kind of plays that play...
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Aug 21, 2019 18:55 English essay
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Tapiru (タピる) With native lang

Tapiru In Japan, tapioca and tapioca drinks have become very popular since around last year. Along with this boom, young people (es...
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Aug 21, 2019 17:39 English essay
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Kurushī (苦しい - Painful/Difficult) With native lang

Kurushī Now I am in a state called 'kurushī' (苦しい). 'Kurushī' is a term that describes a physically difficult state...
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Aug 20, 2019 15:08 English essay
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Ibitsu (いびつ - Distorted) With native lang

Ibitsu A distorted or awkward shape is described as 'ibitsu' (いびつ/歪) in Japanese. 'Ibitsu' comes from 'iibitsu&...
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Aug 20, 2019 11:41 English essay
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Tsuke ga Mawaru (付けが回る - Deserving Thoughtless Behavior) With native lang

Tsuke ga Mawaru I have enjoyed Bon holidays and hardly worked for the last few days. As a result, the work that I had to do was pil...
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Aug 19, 2019 19:36 English essay
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Bon Holidays: Day 3 (August 16th) With native lang

Bon Holidays: Day 3 (August 16th) Today, I went to Tokyo DisneySea with my friend. The number of visitors per year to Tokyo DisneyS...
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Aug 19, 2019 17:31 English essay diary
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Bon Holidays: Day 2 (August 15th) With native lang

Bon Holidays: Day 2 (August 15th) Today, I decided to rest my body the whole day because I felt so tired and had pain in my leg muscle...
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Aug 18, 2019 23:50 English diary
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Bon Holidays: Day 1 (August 14th) With native lang

Bon Holidays: Day 1 (August 14th) During this period in Japan, many Japanese people are on Bon Holidays. I was working in Bon holid...
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Aug 17, 2019 22:09 English essay diary
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Ichiban Saisho/Ichban Saigo (一番最初/一番最後 - First/Last) With native lang

Ichiban Saisho/Ichiban Saigo I often hear and say the phrases, 'ichiban saisho' (一番最初) and 'ichiban saigo' (一番最後) in d...
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Aug 17, 2019 21:45 English essay
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Amamoyō (雨模様 - Threatening Sky) With native lang

Amamoyō It was not 'amamoyō' (雨模様) this morning, but it started to rain in the afternoon. 'Ama/ame' (雨) means "...
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Aug 13, 2019 18:39 English essay
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Petto Botoru (ペットボトル - Plastic Bottles) With native lang

Petto Botoru Plastic bottles are called 'petto botoru' (ペットボトル) in Japanese. 'Petto botoru' can be written as "...
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Aug 13, 2019 15:51 English essay
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Open Campus With native lang

Open Campus Today, an event called "Open Campus" was held at my university. "Open Campus" is an event where uni...
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Aug 12, 2019 16:38 English essay
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Shikō Sakugo (試行錯誤 - Trial and Error) With native lang

Shikō Sakugo I like a kind of methods for solving problems, 'shikō sakugo' (試行錯誤). 'Shikō' (試行) means "to try ...
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Aug 11, 2019 15:16 English essay
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Shunjun (逡巡 - Flinching) With native lang

Shunjun To flinch or hesitate can be described as 'shunjun' (逡巡) in Japanese. Shince 'shun' (逡) means "to step...
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Aug 9, 2019 18:14 English essay
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Nekomatagi (ねこまたぎ - Bad Fish/Fish Bone) With native lang

Nekomatagi Today, I learned the Japanese expression, 'nekomatagi' (ねこまたぎ). Since 'neko' (ねこ/猫) means "cat"...
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Aug 8, 2019 16:42 English essay
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Gyokuseki Konkō (玉石混淆 - Mixture of Wheat and Chaff) With native lang

Gyokuseki Konkō A state that superior things and inferior things are mixed is described as 'gyokuseki konkō' (玉石混淆). 'G...
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Aug 7, 2019 20:22 English essay
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Bucchake (ぶっちゃけ - Frankly) With native lang

Bucchake When saying your thoughts simply without disguise, you can use the slang term, 'bucchake' (ぶっちゃけ). 'Bucchake&#...
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Aug 6, 2019 22:58 English essay
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Capsule Hotel (カプセルホテル) With native lang

Capsule Hotel Have you ever stayed at a capsule hotel (カプセルホテル)? There are many capsule hotels in Japan, especially in Tokyo. Ca...
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Aug 5, 2019 18:22 English essay
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Wasshoi (わっしょい) With native lang

Wasshoi Summer has come, and festivals began to be held in various places. In summer festivals in Japan, portable shrines called &#...
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Aug 4, 2019 12:12 English essay