がんばれ = ganbare & くじけないで= kujikenaide

March 29, 2011 in Japanese culture, Japanese song

がんばれ日本!!

= Ganbare Nippon

= Hang in there, Japan!!

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Super Basic Words Part 1 (Twitter lesson review)

March 23, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「塵も積もれば山となる!」

= Chiri mo tsumore ba yama to naru.

= Many drops make a shower.

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防災 = bousai & Japanese for emergency (updated)

March 19, 2011 in Emergency

「机の下に隠れてね!」

= Tsukue no shita ni kakurete ne.

= Hide under the table!

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花より団子= Hana yori dango +お花見=Ohanami culture

March 1, 2011 in Japanese culture, Japanese song

「ねえ、お花見に行かない?」
=  Nee ohanami ni ikanai?
= Hey,  do you want to go see the cherry blossoms?


「お団子はあるの?」
= Odango wa aru no?
= Are there “odango” (= sweet dumpling)

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