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At first, I explain about Fukushima nuclear disaster. It... [+] Read more
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I met a lot of teacher until now. For example, some teacher played the guitar that winding the bandana on his head, and has released a CD, some does not wear the same clothes, so she was called us “Fashionable Bancho” and the other was a teacher of newlywed talk... [+] Read more
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At first, I explain about lucky charm in Japan. There are a lot of lucky charm in japan, there are Daruma, Rake, Beckoning cat, Seven Deities of Good Luck, etc. there is Hamaya in them. Hamaya is an arrow given as a lucky charm of the New Year by a temple and shrine. In Japan, an arrow is used as a good luck charm during the New Year's Day. I feel a strange when I looked... [+] Read more
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At first I explain about aquarium. Aquarium refers to the breeding facilities of aquatic organisms. Aquarium is a concept that spans the whole of from the large scale facilities like aquarium to personal facilities of small. Today in Japan, aquarium often refers to the rearing and cultivation of tropical fish and aquatic plants... [+] Read more
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Do you know about the Olympics Tokyo in 1964? Tokyo Olympics of 1940 convention was held for the first time in the Asian region, it is also the first ever Olympic in... [+] Read more
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I explain about Kimono (Wahuku) at the beginning. What is Kimono? Kimono is the traditional clothes that Japan is proud. Men and Women wore on a daily basis a long time ago. But today, kimono are often worn by women, and on... [+] Read more
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What is Spirited Away (Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi)? Spirited Away is an animated film. One day in summer, a sullen ten year old girl Chihiro Ogino while moving to a new neighborhood, enters the spirit world. After her parents are transformed into pigs by the witch Yubaba, Chihiro takes a job working in Yubaba's bathhouse to find... [+] Read more
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I will introduce about 100 Yen Shops. I often go to 100 Yen Shops. Because it is very cheap and convenient store. So 100 Yen Shops has gained popularity in Japan because pricing of 100 yen have the image of cheap and handy. 100 Yen Shops also has gained popularity abroad. What is 100 yen shop? 100 Yen Shops are common Japanese shops in the vein of American dollar stores. Stocking a variety of items from clothing to stationery, housewares to food, each item is priced at precisely 100 yen. Also, 100 Yen Shops are called One Coin Shops. Moreover 100 Yen Shops are able to keep prices... [+] Read more
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Origin of bento can be traced back to the Heian period. At the time, bento was rice ball be called "Tonjiki" or "Hoshii." Dry rice cooked has used as food for the portable. Dried rice can be stored in a small container, and eat as it is, or it is eaten by for example simmer and put in water. In the Azuchi-Momoyama Period wooden lacquered boxes like were... [+] Read more
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The first is Tomoki Umeda. He went live of Golden Bomber during summer vacation. The Golden Bomber is Japanese band. They are very popular and famous for an air band. Their live is very interesting and be apt to go to extremes. I thought that I want to go to their live, too.
Moreover, he had a BBQ with classmates of University. I also wanted to join BBQ with him. But, I couldn’t visit in his home, because it’s too far. At last, I asked him a question “Were you able to... [+] Read more
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I think about the problems and solutions for global warming. There are a lot of problems with global warming
Global warming is the continuing rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system.
Future climate change and associated impacts will vary from region to region around the globe.
The effects of an increase in global temperature include a rise in sea levels and a change in the amount and pattern of precipitation, as well as a probable expansion of subtropical deserts.
Global warming is expected in the Arctic with the continuing retreat of glaciers... [+] Read more
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