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Year End Greetings With native lang

Year End Greetings A few moments ago, I read a blog about new year's greetings in a Lang-8 friend blog. It really brought back a f...
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Dec 30, 2015 15:00
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Genji Monogatari-源氏物語 Part 1 With native lang

Genji Monogatari-源氏物語 Part 1 Genji Monogatari 源氏物語 is a very old novel which was written in the Heian Period (平安時代 794年-1185年). This ...
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Dec 29, 2015 20:00
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Body and Soul Part 2 (kouhen 後編) With native lang

Body and Soul Part 2 (kouhen 後編) In old days, as I mentioned in part 1 story, there were many people who became seriously ill due to a...
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Dec 27, 2015 21:49
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Family Name-SEI(姓) With native lang

Family Name-SEI(姓) These days, Japanese family name issue seems to be very controversial among foreigners on Lang-8. In Japanese curre...
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Dec 23, 2015 16:27
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Body and Soul Part 1 (前編 zenpen) With native lang

Body and Soul Part 1 (前編 zenpen) In modern times, we consider our body to be organaized into mental health and physical health. Meanwh...
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Dec 22, 2015 12:25
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Kotatsu and Mikan With native lang

Kotatsu and Mikan It has been very warm in Japan this winter due to El Nino. So, sales of mikan (Japanese mandarin orange) have been b...
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Dec 20, 2015 16:09
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TOSHINOSE With native lang

TOSHINOSE We are nearing the end of the year now. In Japan, we have our own traditional name for this time of year. That's 年の瀬(としの...
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Dec 18, 2015 11:28
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Lafcadio Hearn would say something like this about Seppuku Monaka, if he were... With native lang

Lafcadio Hearn would say something like this about Seppuku Monaka, if he were alive now. Lafcadio Hearn was the first Japanese Otaku ...
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Dec 16, 2015 11:26
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House Cleaning and Japanese History With native lang

House Cleaning and Japanese History I don't think that many foreigners realize how important house cleaning ist for Japanese peop...
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Dec 16, 2015 08:59
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Seppuku Monaka! With native lang

Seppuku Monaka! There is a small store which sells Japanese confectionery in Tokyo. The name of the store is shinnseidou 新正堂 (しんせいどう)a...
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Dec 14, 2015 19:22
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Japanese Queen of the Ice With native lang

Japanese Queen of the Ice 'The queen of the ice was in last place in the Figure Skate Grand Prix Final in Spain.' Several hour...
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Dec 13, 2015 20:54
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Postwar Japan With native lang

Postwar Japan Last night, I coincidently learned a little about postwar Japan by watching a documentary special on TV. The title was &...
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Dec 11, 2015 20:19
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Princess Mako in Honduras With native lang

Princess Mako in Honduras Princess Mako, 24 years old, the first child of Prince Akishino, is now visiting Honduras.(Our emperor has t...
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Dec 9, 2015 18:13
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The Snow Woman Part 2 With native lang

The Snow Woman Part 2 The son retuned alone to his village and many years past. One day, a pretty female traveler visited his village....
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Dec 6, 2015 10:55
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The Snow Woman With native lang

The Snow Woman I think that the snow woman, 雪女 yuki onnna is the most famous ghost story in Japan. It was one of the ghost stories wri...
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Dec 6, 2015 10:54
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A Japanese Event in December With native lang

A Japanese Event in December It is really fun to be on this site, Land-8. I've never thought of events in December for the past th...
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Dec 4, 2015 20:51
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47 samurais/Chuushingura(忠臣蔵) With native lang

47 samurais/Chuushingura(忠臣蔵) On Lang-8, recently there are many entries about Christmas season in their countries, while here in Jap...
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Dec 3, 2015 15:46
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Japanese wolves With native lang

Japanese wolves Today, I watched an old American movie, Dance with Wolves on a free movie site. By the way, I like wolves. Because wol...
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Dec 1, 2015 20:28