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Tokyo Taxi by Altus Wilder © 2012 niall. All rights reserved.

japanese taxidriver slang | the japan times

Talking the talk | The Japan Times Online. This is a very interesting article by Mark Schreiber about the argot used by Japanese taxidrivers. I’ve written before about goroawase and Japanese slang in http://mooninthewater.net/aikido/2012/05/28/tokyo-sky-tree/ and http://mooninthewater.net/aikido/2012/06/06/samurai-how-many-days-in-a-month/. photo: Tokyo Taxi by Altus Wilder

George Best by Andy Welsh © 2012 niall. All rights reserved.

A-bomb survivor looks back on a life lived in N. Ireland | The Japan Times Online

A-bomb survivor looks back on a life lived in N. Ireland | The Japan Times Online. Interesting interview with a Japanese woman who has lived in Belfast for many years. I wrote about exiles before here and here. The word exile sounds … Continue reading