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Airfare 航空運賃

My stylist at the beauty salon likes travelling. 美容院の美容師は旅行が好きだ。 Once he finds a bargain fare on airline sites, he books tickets rig...
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Oct 30, 2018 08:35
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A Nouveau Riche 成金

There is a fancy cake shop near my house, but I rarely go there becasue it is very expensive. 家の近くにオシャレなケーキ店があるが、高いので滅多に行かない。 I went ...
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Oct 29, 2018 14:25
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All-you-can-eat 食べ放題

When I booked the restaurant through an online booking site, I didn't read it carefully. そのレストランをネットの予約サイトで予約した時に、よく読まなかった。 My hu...
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Oct 27, 2018 21:29
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Feel Burned out 燃え尽きている

I've been working many temporary jobs for two months, so I burned out a bit. 2か月間様々な日雇いの仕事で働いてきたので、やや燃え尽きている。 I checked my bank a...
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Oct 25, 2018 20:26
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A Slave of Love 恋の奴隷

I happended to listen to a Japanese oldies. 日本の懐メロ(懐かしのメロディ)を耳にした。 When the song was played on TV more than 45 years ago, my parents ...
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Oct 23, 2018 08:30
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Uber in Japan 日本でのウーバー

When I worked at a conference, one participant from abroad asked me about our location because she was about to call a taxi from the Uber...
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Oct 19, 2018 20:17
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Tax Will be Raised 税金があがる

Consumption tax in Japan is going to raise next year from 8% to 10%. 日本で消費税が8%から10%に上がる予定だ。 The announcement made stock prices dropp...
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Oct 17, 2018 05:34
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Old farts 老害

Maybe I shouldn't use this term in a formal conversation, but I think it would match what I'm going to write. 多分、この言葉を正式な会話で使うべき...
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Oct 14, 2018 14:44
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MIcrosoft's New Policy マイクロソフトの新しい試み

Microsoft has decided to offer parental leaves to employees who are working under their contractors, such as cafeteria crews or janitors....
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Oct 12, 2018 05:01
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The TED Style Presentation TEDのようなプレゼン

I wrote about the International conference in the previous post. 前回の投稿で国際会議のことを書いた。 The presenters gave a speech like in the TED way;...
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Oct 10, 2018 21:43
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A Magic Product 魔法の製品

I helped with operating an international conference that talked about how to tackle aging problems. 高齢化の問題にどう取り組むかという国際会議の運営の手伝いをした。 ...
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Oct 10, 2018 09:26
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My Husband Thinks... 夫の考え

My husband doen't look happy because I will work three-day weekend. 私が三連休働くので、夫は不機嫌だ。 He is so conservative that he thinks I shou...
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Oct 7, 2018 10:50
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He Is Being Stuck on a Train 電車に閉じ込められている

My husband is being struck on a train for more than three hours on his way back home. 帰宅途中で夫は3時間以上電車に閉じ込められている。 There was a fire near...
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Oct 5, 2018 22:42
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Checking e-mails after Work 勤務時間後にメールをチェックすること

A study showed that checking e-mails related to work at home has negative effects on relationships with parnters. 仕事関連のメールを家でチェックすることは、パ...
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Oct 5, 2018 08:38
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Are Japanese People Closer to Their In-law? 日本人は義理の両親と仲が良いか?

It depends on the person. それは人様々だ。 However, the relationships are not close as much as before. しかし、関係は昔ほど密接ではない。 The reasons are ...
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Oct 2, 2018 21:00
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Can You Check These? これらをチェックしてくれますか?

1. The typhoon has passed, so it is sunny today. 台風が過ぎたので、今日は晴れだ。 2. The tyhoon went to the northern part of Japan. 台風が日本の北へ行った。 ...
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Oct 1, 2018 21:30