Whinge Whinge Moan Moan April 27th 2010 Stupid Japanese Things This Month...
Japanese teachers of English
I asked one of my teachers how she's finding the new first years. I phrased it "So how are you finding the new students?" - pretty straight forward I thought, especially as I'm pretty sure she's used that same sentence structure before. She replied by telling me about the entrance exams. I KNOW HOW THEY GET INTO ... read more
Asia » Japan » Kochi In 1603, a Tokugawa shogunate (military dictatorship) ushered in a long period of isolation from foreign influence in order to secure its power. For 250 years this policy enabled Japan to enjoy stability and a flowering of its indigenous culture. Fol... ... read more