So you've got a language but no writing system, and you're also feeling a bit short on culture, elegance, and whatnot on account of Other Culture that speaks Other Language and does have culture, elegance... So you snaffle them, and your upper crust does its level best to turn themselves into Other Cultureites. They even learn Other Language and write poetry with Other Writing System. ( Read more ... )
YUM :9 This cheesecake was really easy to make, and tastes good, too! This was my first time baking cheesecake (I did rare cheese cake a couple of times), but I think I can say it was a success... Originally published at Life and _____ and All That Jazz . Please leave any comments there.
Exactly 11 months ago, I started learning Japanese. I wanted to write about my journey so far since it has been one of my big projects of 2011, and I took the Japanese Language Proficiency Test on Sunday, December 4th. I am the kind of person who likes to reflect on anniversaries and special occasions, so after the cut I will describe how I even got started with Japanese and how I continued it to...
... "My aspirations at 26 years old? Like I have any (laugh). I won't suddenly change with my age. Just as it's been up till now, when it comes to work, I'll do my best." [Corrections and suggestions and whatnot are appreciated! Also, if you need any clarification on what he's saying, please let me know. Japanese is kind of a jerk to translate.]