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Staggered Hours 時差通勤

A TV news report showed that railway companies have promoted commuters to have staggered hours. テレビのニュースで鉄道会社が時差通勤を勧めていると紹介していた。 The ...
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Jul 30, 2018 14:44
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I Really Hate Numbers 数字がとても嫌いだ

I worked assisting at a medical conference. 学会の手伝いをした。 I was in charge of dealing with participation fee; receiving the fee from the ...
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Jul 29, 2018 10:09
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Bay Area in Tokyo 東京の湾岸地帯

I had lunch with my husband in a restaurant where his office is in the building. 夫の会社が入っているビルのレストランで夫とランチをした。 When the office builing...
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Jul 25, 2018 17:46
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My First Time in a Year on Facebook 一年ぶりのFacebook

I don't use social network as much as when I was in Holland, because there is nothing mentionable. オランダに居た頃よりSNSを使わない。お知らせすることがないので。...
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Jul 25, 2018 11:07
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It's Scorching 暑すぎる

The high temperature for the past three weeks have affected people. ここ3週間の高温で人に影響を及ぼしている。 I hear ambulance's siren more often tha...
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Jul 23, 2018 10:40
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A Retired Teacher Regained Confidence 退職した教師が再び自信を取り戻す

I watched a news that introduced a Japanese elementary school re-employed a retired teacher for a after school activity. 日本のある小学校が退職した教師...
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Jul 20, 2018 20:44
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This Must be Good Omen いいことが起こるに違いない

When I was at a dest in my room, I felt a cool wind behind. 自分の部屋で机の前に居たら、涼しい風を感じた。 It was already 31 degrees this morning, so the br...
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Jul 18, 2018 09:47
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Girls with Beer Servers ビアサーバーを持った若い女性

I went to see a ball game in the Tokyo dome. 東京ドームに野球の試合を見にいった。 Going to the dome is my first time in 25 years. ドームに行くのは25年ぶりだ。 J...
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Jul 16, 2018 18:48
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Can you Check My Introduction? 自己ピーアールをチェックしてくれますか?

I will have a job interview again. また仕事の面接を受ける予定だ。 I may be asked about my strenghts. 長所について聞かれるかもしれない。 My mind goes blank when I...
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Jul 15, 2018 16:50
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The Sumo Wrestler, Tochinoshin 力士、栃ノ心(とちのしん)

In the sumo tournament, the second highest rank is called Ozeki. 相撲の試合では、2番目に高い位は、大関という。 One of the Ozekis, Tocchinoshin has been win...
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Jul 12, 2018 21:09
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Filipino Women Working at Bars バーで働くフィリピン人女性

One of my Lang-8 friends wrote about a Filipino woman who go out a Japanese man in order to have his children. Lang8の友人の一人が子供を産むために日本人男性...
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Jul 11, 2018 10:44
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I Thought It Was a Scam それは詐欺だと思った

I found an e-mail saying I had ordered a basic skin care which was supposed to be delivered today. 基礎化粧品を注文して、それは今日届くというメールを見つけた。 I d...
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Jul 10, 2018 22:20
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The Job I Did Yesterday 昨日やった仕事

There was a small meeting for doctors that was organized by a drug company. 製薬会社が主催の医者の為に小さい会議があった。 The job I did yesterday was stand...
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Jul 7, 2018 20:33
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Most People Get Lost in the Building そのビルではほとんどが迷子になる

I worked as a temporary employee at an event. イベントで派遣社員として働いた。 My assiginment was showing directions to people in a building, because...
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Jul 5, 2018 11:51
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A Weird Manner ヘンなマナー

Today, I went to have a job interview again. 今日は、また仕事の面接に行った。 It was a staffing agency, so the atmospere wasn't so tense. それは人材派...
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Jul 2, 2018 20:53
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Appearance is Everything 見た目は重要

We judge people within 30 seconds when we first meet. 我々は初対面の30秒で人を判断する。 Appearnace counts for 70 % of the factor of evaluation. 見た目...
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Jul 1, 2018 11:28