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A Beehive (蜂の巣) With native lang

About a week ago, I found a beehive in my balcony. (1週間ぐらい前、うちのベランダで蜂の巣を見つけました) It was a small one with about ten cells. (それは10個ぐらいの...
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Sep 15, 2019 21:38 experience
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Are they nicer phrases? (よりかっこいい言い方なの?) With native lang

I found a tweet that showed some of her favorite phrases in English on Twitter. (英語のお気に入りのフレーズを紹介しているツイートをツイッターで見つけました) It was from a...
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Sep 2, 2019 22:28 question English
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Aladdin(アラジン) With native lang

I saw the live-action film of “Aladdin.” (アラジンの実写版映画を観ました) I was so impressed that I couldn’t get it out of my mind. (すごく気に入って、頭から離れ...
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Aug 26, 2019 16:19 movie
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Questions(質問) With native lang

I found an interesting article on the internet. (インターネット上でおもしろい記事を見つけました) At first, I read a Japanese version, and then read the orig...
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Aug 19, 2019 13:12 question
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Young Father (若い父親) With native lang

Yesterday, while waiting for the train at my station, I saw two little boys and a young man. (昨日、駅で電車を待っているとき、小さな男の子2人と若い男性を見ました) The...
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Aug 14, 2019 22:21 child
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To read or not to read (読み通すべきか、諦めるべきか) With native lang

There was a book I was interested in. (興味を持った本がありました) I checked the library and found a long list of people waiting for the book. (図...
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Aug 7, 2019 17:15 book
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Would you help me?(質問) With native lang

Are these examples correct? (次の文は正しいでしょうか) Which would be the most natural? (どれが一番自然な言い方でしょうか) #1 Studying in his room, he fell a...
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Jul 30, 2019 11:45 question
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Little Sisters (小さな姉妹) With native lang

Last weekend, I went to a shopping mall. (先週末、私はショッピングモールに行きました) After browsing around for hours, I took a rest at a bench. (何時間か見て回...
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Jul 25, 2019 13:08 experience child sister
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Compliments With native lang

I went to a museum with some friends. (友達何人かと美術館に行きました) Just before we entered it, one of my friends said to me that my skirt was nice....
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Jul 15, 2019 23:59 experience friend
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‘Treading Picture’ Scheme (踏み絵詐欺) With native lang

The other day, I saw some tweets about so-called ‘Treading Picture’ scheme in Italy. (先日、私はイタリアのいわゆる「踏み絵詐欺」についてのツイートを見ました) There are ...
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Jul 8, 2019 23:12 twitter trip
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What does this phrase mean in this situation? (ここでそのフレーズを使うって?) With native lang

Yesterday, I watched a movie about a boy who is gifted for chess. (昨日、チェスの天才少年の映画を観ました) His name is Josh. (その子の名前はジョシュです) There a...
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Jul 1, 2019 15:00 language English question movie
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Do plants communicate with each other?(植物は仲間同士で話をするの?) With native lang

There is a radio program titled “子ども科学電話相談,“ or Science Q&A for Kids. (「子ども科学電話相談」というラジオ番組があります) It’s a live program where childr...
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Jun 24, 2019 15:50 radio child
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Taking a walk (散歩に行く) With native lang

My aunt makes it a point to walk at least half an hour a day in order to keep in shape. (叔母は健康のために毎日30分以上歩くことにしています) However, she doe...
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Jun 23, 2019 16:53
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Better Not to Say (言わぬが花だったのに) With native lang

Our community has a sports day every year. (私の地区では毎年運動会が行われます) Every household gets an invitation card to it. (各世帯に招待状が届きます) It h...
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Jun 10, 2019 22:34 experience
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Taiwan (台湾)Part 3 With native lang

During my stay in Taiwan, I met four tour guides who speak Japanese. (台湾に滞在している間に、4人の日本語のツアーガイドにつきました) Since it was only three-day tr...
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Jun 3, 2019 12:16 experience trip language
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Taiwan (台湾) Part 2 With native lang

The main purposes of my trip to Taiwan was having good foods. (台湾旅行の主な目的は、おいしいものを食べることでした) My friend who has visited there many times...
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May 27, 2019 23:17 experience trip
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Taiwan(台湾) Part 1 With native lang

I visited Taiwan over the weekend. (週末に台湾に行きました) It was my first time. (初めてです) I was a little nervous because I have never learne...
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May 23, 2019 15:25 experience language trip
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Reading on vacation (旅先で読書) With native lang

One of my friends goes on vacation with her family every year. (私の友達は毎年家族で旅行に行きます) They stay at a cottage in Hokkaido and read their ...
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May 15, 2019 22:27 experience friend trip
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Alone(たった一人) With native lang

This morning, I went to the movies. (今朝、私は映画館に行きました) Today is the first weekday after ten straight holidays, so I expected it would b...
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May 7, 2019 14:06 experience movie
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Ten years and 500 entries (10年と500の投稿) With native lang

I started using Lang-8 on April 15th, 2009, and I posted 500th entry last week. (私は2009年の4月15日にLang-8を使い始め、先週500個目の投稿をしました) Now I rea...
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Apr 29, 2019 21:43 memories