This is Takao's blog. I am studying Athetic Training at University of South Florida. New entry comes out everyday(hopefully). Am I ever going to have the day when I have a good command of English just like native- speakers? Hope the day will come to me....
To tell the truth,,,,there is nothing to write about today.. TO strech a point, tons of tons of assignments piled up before me....(is OK?). I guess those who are so-called "an able man" would do these assignment without any problems.(is OK???) I really want to be smart and be called "an able man". I know that's not gonna happen.
by the way, fortunatelly, my shape is getting better. Running nose and sore throat have stopped. It's relief.
By the way by the way, The dirty(smelly??) air seems to be stuck in my room...(does make sense?)I need to open the window for a while and do the replacement of air. (Can I just say "I need to open the window to have fresh air come into my room?")
"Otanjou-bi omedetou" means "happy birthday," right? that's abusolutely correct! you are smart! do you have something to learn. ask me anything
止まる（to stop）TOMARU My car stopped(watashi no(my) kuruma(car) ha tomatta(past tense)) やめる (to stop ○○ing) YAMERU stop smoking tabako wo yameru
they are kind of similar words, but their meaning are different.
new expression you are stuck-up and mean 生意気で(高飛車な、お高くまとった)意地悪
it is just plain bread plain color 単色の、あっさりした色の plain field 平野 plain living 質素な生活
you are missing the point! have you tasted that meal?? why would you say that??(thatがポイント。そんなこと) how about tuesday after school?? 奇妙な考えを思い付く come up with a weird idea think up the strategy to increase the sales 売り上げアップのための戦略を考え出す think up an excuse 口実を考え出す think up an idea Now his ruse has failed たくらみが失敗する
I was kind of thinking the same thing. take over the job of ～の役を引き受ける