テーマ:英語学習論

TBDと未定

There is an English acronym, TBD, which means to be determined or to be decided. In Japanese, the same concept would be expressed as 未定(Mitei). Don't you think it's inte…
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人生万事七転び八起き

There is a Japanese proverb, 七転び八起き, which literary means fall down seven times, get up eight. What this proverb means is that if you fail seven times, you will be succe…
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mouse potatoって何?

There is an expression, couch potato. But why does this expression mean a person who spends a lot of time sitting and watching TV? There seem to be two views on this…
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3密を英語で言うと?

Do you know how 3密, which should be avoided to contain coronavirus, is expressed in English? The answer is three Cs. Can you guess what each of these three Cs stand f…
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esotericの意味は?

While I was talking with four native English speakers during lunch break today, one of them couldn't recall a word that he wanted to say. And everyone there tried to fin…
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