Category Archives: JAPANESE SOCIETY

63% Of Tohoku people 「The Tokyo Olympic was not supportive of the recovery」

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, The Tokyo Olympic had a theme of [recovery] to encourage people and support cities where were damaged by the Great East Japan earthquake 10 years ago. NHK took an questionnaire over the internet from … Continue reading

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Sunday J-POP (Japanese Pop) – Machi Monogatari (街物語・The story of the town) by Tatsuro Yamashita

Another Sunday J-pop time! How have you been?  I have injured my ankle so I was taking it easy this week. Having lots of time relaxing I watched my favorite Japanese drama series called [Shinzaimono] written by Keigo Higashino again. … Continue reading

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JAPANESE ANIME PICTURE BOOKS’ STORIES – アニメ絵本話 “Hoshitori Meijin/The Expert in Catching Stars”

This is about a Japanese Picture book story – A rolling rice ball [omusubi kororin]. Continue reading

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JAPANESE ANIME PICTURE BOOKS’ STORIES – アニメ絵本話 “Hoshitori Meijin/The Expert in Catching Stars”

This is about a Japanese Picture book story – A rolling rice ball [omusubi kororin]. Continue reading

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The Center Fixes Wheelchairs Is To Be Set up At Paralympic Village

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, The Tokyo Paralympic begins on 24th. About 4,400 athletes from approximately 160 countries and areas are participating it. Many athletes stay at the Paralympic Village at Chuo ku, Tokyo. Inside the Paralympic Village, … Continue reading

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Japanese Sayings/Phrases – Kotowaza [ことわざ]

It is just like English sayings and phrases, there are Japanese sayings and phrases as well. It is called [kotowaza ことわざ]. From today I will introduce Japanese sayings and together with English explanation. Hope you find it interesting. What is … Continue reading

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A Japanese slang – Disuru (ディスる)

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A Japanese Event in August – A Japanese Summer Festival Obon [夏祭り/おぼん]

What is the Summer Festival・Obon? Obon (おぼん)is a Buddhist festival celebrating the return of the spirits of one’s ancestors. Toro (とうろう) lanterns are lit to welcome the ancestors back to the house. Having said that some religions does not do … Continue reading

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The 6 Olympic Athletes Who Did Not Follow the Rules Not Participate

According to NHK Net News Web Easy, There are rules to follows at The Tokyo Olympic in order to prevent from spreading the corona virus. On 1st of August, the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee has made ID cards of six … Continue reading

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Japanese Sayings/Phrases – Kotowaza [ことわざ]

It is just like English sayings and phrases, there are Japanese sayings and phrases as well. It is called [kotowaza ことわざ]. From today I will introduce Japanese sayings and together with English explanation. Hope you find it interesting. What is … Continue reading

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The Japanese Comics「Golgo 13」201st Book published. Set A New Guinness World Records

According to the News Web Easy, the 「Golgo 13」is the gekiga (Graphic novel・Japanese comics) which Mr Takao Saito has been continuing on a magazine since 1968. The main character, of which nationality is unknown, is doing activities by using a … Continue reading

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A Japanese Event in July – The Star Festival – Tanabata (七夕・たなばた)

Japan is an country of many events. Today is the Star Festival – Tanabata. A table of contents What is The Star Festival (Tanabata 七夕)? History of Tanabata The origin of Tanabata decorations(七夕飾り) 5 colors of Tanzaku (短冊) and the … Continue reading

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The Experiment With Mice 「The foods contained too much fat cause less hair」

According to the News Web Easy, the Tokyo Medical and Dental University and the Tokyo University as groups have studied the relation between foods and hairs and have published in a science magazine 「The Nature」. The group gave adult mice … Continue reading

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A Japanese slang – Egui (エグい)

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TOKYO OLYMPIC 2020 – An Australian Team Arrive in Japan

According to NHK Net News Easy, an Australian team of about 30 softball players arrived in Japan on 1st June due to starting a training camp. It was the first foreigner Olympic team to come to Japan. After having a … Continue reading

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A Japanese Slang (Zokugo) – [Yabai (やばい!]

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YCU 「The Vaccine Seem to be Effective to Covit Variant 」

According to News Web Easy, a group at YCU, Yokohama City University, has studied whether current vaccines are effective for new corona virus variant or not. The group has searched the blood of 105 doctors who took the second dose … Continue reading

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A Japanese slang – Emo i (エモい)

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A Manga [Hataraku Saibo/Cells at Work] Post A Story of the Corona Virus on Internet

A manga about corona virus was posted on internet for free view until next March Continue reading

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Surprising Items You can Buy at Japanese Vending Machines!!!

It is about the various Japanese vending machines Continue reading

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