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by Fociis
Jan 11th, '07, 10:46
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Happy New Year in Japanese
Replies: 8
Views: 4476

there really is no way to say it informally. you could say "ake ome" but thats for girls who are really girly-ish/childish. Ahh...that's the phrase I was looking for. I had a female JHS student explain to me in her limited English that this the the phrase you use for someone your junior. I just cou...
by Fociis
Jan 11th, '07, 00:10
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Happy New Year in Japanese
Replies: 8
Views: 4476

Happy New Year in Japanese

I know that "Akemashite Omedetou Gozaimasu. Kotoshi mo Yoroshiku Onegaishimasu" means happy new year in Japanese. But how can I transform this sentence into the informal. For example, when talking "down" to your students or to a close friend I don't want to be so polite to.
by Fociis
Nov 2nd, '06, 06:50
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Weight Gain and Japanese Diets
Replies: 16
Views: 3168

Weight Gain and Japanese Diets

I'm currently living in Kochi-ken which is on the fourth largest island in Japan, Shikoku. Does anyone have any experience with purposely gaining weight utilizing a Japanese diet? If so what kind of foods do you recommend I eat? There aren't any gyms in my town so supplements + weight training is ne...
by Fociis
Feb 25th, '05, 21:34
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 154474

Ryoko Hirosue
Uchiyama Rina
Ueto Aya
Yada Akiko
Matsushima Nanako

Those would be my choices!
by Fociis
Feb 25th, '05, 00:28
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: How fast is your internet connection?
Replies: 95
Views: 38229

Verizon DSL: 1.5 MB/447KB

176 kbp/s down
44 kbp/s up


Not fast enough :D
by Fociis
Feb 24th, '05, 19:48
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Best media player around
Replies: 155
Views: 94906

MPC is my fav. Its looks like Windows Media Player 6.4, compact and functional but is so much more technologically advanced. Winamp 2.9 is my preference b/c its compact (see a pattern?) and uses little system resources. It doesn't offer much in terms of aesthetic appeal but how often do you "watch" ...
by Fociis
Feb 21st, '05, 03:33
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: So.. What was the first drama you watched??
Replies: 1697
Views: 291776

Long Vacation. I got caught up in the hype and I never looked back!
by Fociis
Feb 6th, '05, 03:44
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Beautiful Women in Japan
Replies: 344
Views: 154474

Ryoko Hirosue without a doubt!!! I don't know why she ever embarked on a singing career. She didn't seem very good that it.