（後半に日本語）Since I was in my teens, I had learned more than 30 lessons. I am curious to learn new things, among the lessons I have been particularly interested in Japanese culture. When I was young, I didn’t understand why I was attracted to Japanese culture.“The Way for reaching Peace of Mind 心の平安を得る” の続きを読む
I posted on my new YouTube on Japanese numbers yesterday. In that video, I explained the Japanese money by showing all types of bills and coins. ￥5 (go en) has the same sound with another Japanese word meaning happy chance. I have often used this coin as a lucky coin and gave it to my non-Japanese visitors.
In my childhood, I used to see my mother wearing kimono in her daily life. Kimono looked great on her. She was tall and slender. When I grew up, she often said that wearing kimono made pleasure and I should wear it. However, I never showed my interest in kimono to her.
I learned English from Japanese teachers for 6 years at public junior and senior high schools. Studying English those days was centered on grammar. The conversation was not included in the curriculum. My pronunciation had a strong Japanese accent and I was very poor in listening to English. Despite majoring in English language at university, I could hardly speak English when I graduated from it. I always had wanted to speak fluent English, however, I was aware that I was not good at English.“English and me” の続きを読む