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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
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Complete All Disney Land 全てのディズニーランドを制覇する

I'm working at the airport, and I had a chance to talk with a teenage girl who just arrived Japan. 私は空港で働いていて、日本に着いたばかりの10代の女の子と話す機会...
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Sep 30, 2018 10:09
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A Sereotype 既成概念

This post is related to the previous one. これは、前の投稿とつながっている。 I said that a woman in the video who followed a toddler was a man's w...
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Sep 29, 2018 07:16
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I Left a Pan on the Stove 鍋に火をかけっぱなしにした

While I was taking an online English lesson, I realized that I had left a pan on the stove. ネットで英語のレッスンを受けている時に、鍋を火にかけっぱなしにしていたのを思い出した。 ...
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Sep 27, 2018 21:39
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The Film "Christopher Robin" 映画「クリストファー・ロビン」

I watched "Christopher Robin". 「クリストファー・ロビン」を観た。 Since I'm a big fan of Winnie-the-Pooh, I was looking forward the film...
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Sep 25, 2018 18:18
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Cinamon Oblivion シナモンに夢中?

I went to a steak restaurant that runs by the US company. アメリカの会社がやっているステーキレストランに行った。 It was a first time in 15 years. 15年ぶりだ。 I ...
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Sep 24, 2018 23:05
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Tatoos Are Not Acknowledged inJapan 入れ墨は日本では認められていない

More than half of hotels and traditional inns don't allow people who have tatoos to enter their baths or pools. 日本ではホテルや日本式のホテルの半数以上...
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Sep 24, 2018 22:41
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Muscle Pain 筋肉痛

I lifted many heavy suicases at work yesterday, so my arms got sore. 昨日たくさんの重いスーツケースを持ち上げたので、腕が痛くなった。 That reminded me of the time wh...
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Sep 22, 2018 20:37
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Tour Conductor 添乗員

There is a package tour for foreign countries for Japanese people that a Japanese conductor accompanies the group. 日本人の添乗員が同行する日本人向けの海外旅...
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Sep 21, 2018 18:47