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Understanding Japanese Loanwords
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Understanding Japanese Loanwords

Many loan words are in fact pseudo-borrowings: despite their links to foreign language words, the words are not used in the same way in their languages of origin.

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Food Allergies and Dietary Restrictions in Japan
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Food Allergies and Dietary Restrictions in Japan

It’s quite surprising to some newcomers that a country which prides itself in soy products and healthy living actually makes meatless living quite difficult.

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Group Feasting at Nabezo
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Group Feasting at Nabezo

A convenient place to feast on great Japanese food that is enhanced by a large party!

What Is A Rental Guarantor And Why Do You Need One?
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What Is A Rental Guarantor And Why Do You Need One?

Looking for an apartment in Japan? You’ll need a guarantor. Read on for tips on guarantors and what to do if you don’t have one

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I Had My Bag Stolen In Japan
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I Had My Bag Stolen In Japan

Japan is a safe country but that doesn't mean theft doesn't happen.

First Time Thai Spring Rolls
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First Time Thai Spring Rolls

Add some spice to your diet with these easy to make Thai spring rolls.

Japan on Film: Geisha, Okiyas and Sweet Ice
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Japan on Film: Geisha, Okiyas and Sweet Ice

Continuing my quest to sort the fact from the fiction when it comes to Japan’s representation on the big screen, I now take a closer look at Memoirs of a Geisha, the 2005 movie based on the novel of the same name.

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