12月 2017

Five things you (probably) didn't know about Christmas

- Tim Lake

あなたが知らないかもしれないクリスマスに関する5つのこと

Christmas is one of those cultural imports to Japan that has lost quite a lot in translation, a long with that strange switch in roles at Valentines Day. To help you learn a bit more about Christmas, here are a few facts about Christmas that you probably didn’t know. Read on to find out:


クリスマスはバレンタインデーと同様に、日本に持ち込まれた文化の中で本来の意味が知られていないものの1つです。そこで今回は、クリスマスに関することで、おそらくあなたが知らないであろう事実を5つご紹介しましょう。

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Word of the Week

WOTW: flyer

今週の #WOTW は 'flyer’ です。'Flyer’ (or ‘flier’) is a noun we know you’ve heard before, but how many meanings do you know?

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WOTW: guess

今週の #WOTW は 'guess’ です。'Guess’ is usually a verb, but we can also use it as a noun. It’s also used in a couple of phrases. What else? I guess that’s it, so let’s begin!

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WOTW: reply

今週の #WOTW は 'reply’ です。'Reply’ is a verb and a noun. Are you sure you know how to use it? We’ll just start with the verb while you think of your reply.

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