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13 November 2006 ~ 4 Comments

Japanese Driving Licence

I got my Japanese Driving Licence earlier today. Yay! No car to drive though :p

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12 August 2006 ~ 7 Comments

The Story of Class 3 of the YWCA Summer Intensive Course 2006

On Friday we (Class 3) finished the Summer Intensive Course at the YWCA with a short play. For those who don’t understand Japanese it is the true story of what happened in class 3. この劇は実話に基づいていた Arigatous go to Ed (the script-writer), Yamamoto-sensei who translated the script, and my fellow classmates Lisa, Romen, Nami, Fon, and [...]

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30 July 2006 ~ 0 Comments

Dell 2407 in Japan even cheaper (coupon code)

Hey if you are reading this before the 2nd August 2006 and want a cheap Dell 2407WFP 24″monitor and are in Japan, try this code. DOC-4335-EPESHX-M-0 (cut and paste to avoid errors) It should give it to you for just 69,800 Yen (that’s 600 USD or 325 GBP if you’re wondering) The reason I’m posting [...]

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26 July 2006 ~ 1 Comment


開いた口が塞がらない This is a Japanese expression meaning “jaw-dropping”. Which is how I felt when I asked a small Japanese language school if I could come down and talk to someone and look at the texts etc. I told them that I would only take up maybe 20 minutes of their time at most and that [...]

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07 July 2006 ~ 0 Comments


新生銀行が大好き。 ありがとうございましたありさちゃん。

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