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maki

A Book Report

I read a book, "The Prince and the Pauper", written by Mark Twain, retold by Jane Rollason. I am going to summarize this story....
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Jan 31, 2016 10:09
maki

What I Think About Japanese and English

There are some differences between Japanese and English. Those are character, intonation, grammer, and so on. I think that the first diff...
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Jan 29, 2016 10:04
maki

Household Appliances

There are lots of household appliances, such as refrigerator, vaccum cleaner, and washing machine. I recently got a bread maker and some...
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Jan 28, 2016 09:31
maki

Our Water Has Been Back On

Finally, the water is back! The municipal water department turned the water on last night. I'm very glad to see the water running ...
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Jan 27, 2016 09:44
maki

Water Has Stopped Since Last Night

We have not been able to use water because it has stopped around my living area since last night. The municipal water department says t...
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Jan 26, 2016 09:25
maki

The Broken Clock?

When I came into the kitchen this morning, the clock on the wall stopped. I took it off the wall and took the battery out. Then I check i...
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Jan 25, 2016 09:06
maki

I woke up late this morning because today is Sunday.

I woke up late this morning because today is Sunday. To my surprise, it is snowing. This is first time in this winter. I used to love hav...
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Jan 24, 2016 11:05
maki

The Weather Forecast

It is raining in Fukuoka, Japan, now. The weather forecast said the other day that it was going to rain on this Saturday, which is today....
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Jan 23, 2016 09:29
maki

Cute Intruders

I came across two little mice hiding behind the stove in the living room the other day. We looked each other face to face without moving...
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Jan 22, 2016 09:25
maki

On the way home at night, I saw a beautiful moon up in the sky.

On the way home at night, I saw a beautiful moon up in the sky. The sky was not very clear, having some clouds. The moon was sometimes ...
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Jan 21, 2016 09:15
maki

There is a zoo near my house.

There is a zoo near my house. The zoo has an elephant, two giraffes, two lions, some gorilas, and so forth. They seem to be taken good ...
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Jan 19, 2016 10:46
maki

I assume that everyone cooks spagetti time to time.

I assume that everyone cooks spagetti time to time. What do you do to the water after boiling spagetti? Do you throw it away? In my cas...
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Jan 18, 2016 09:40
maki

We are usually taught English for about six years at school.

We are usually taught English for about six years at school. However, most Japanese can scarcely speak, read, and write it. I think th...
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Jan 17, 2016 09:36
maki

I am scared of dogs. Part four.

My friend took me to a private hospital in Phuket by motor bike. There I had to wait some times to see a doctor. The wound hurt, and I t...
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Jan 16, 2016 14:24
maki

I am afraid of dogs. Part three

Right after the dogs saw me, they burst out barking and started running to me. I began running away from them, screamig and using full of...
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Jan 15, 2016 10:25
maki

Genetically Modified Foods

What is your top priority when you choose food to eat? As for me, I try not to choose GM foods. Unfortunately, it is impossible to avo...
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Jan 14, 2016 09:40
maki

I am afraid of dogs. Part two.

When I was staying in Phuket, Thailand, my friend took me for a beach for fun. He started talking to his friends at the seaside because h...
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Jan 13, 2016 09:11
maki

I am afraid of dogs.

I am afraid of dogs. The reason dates back to my childhood. There were four hunting dogs on the way to my grandmother's house. I ne...
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Jan 12, 2016 09:23
maki

The World's Problem

There are lots of problems in this world like global warming, prejudice, suicide, murder, war, and so on. I think that the present world&...
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Jan 11, 2016 09:01
maki

Global warming?

The temparature in Fukuoka in Japan now is nine degrees Celsius. It is cold. I need a stove to warm my room up. However, compared with t...
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Jan 10, 2016 09:03