Author: Anna

Corona, terminology and translation

Recently, due to the sudden outburst of the Novel Coronavirus Japan has learned new terminology such as “cluster”, “overshoot” and “lockdown”. They all came from the English language epidemiologic...

My rent contracts in Japan

One of my colleagues moved into the new apartment the other day. She said that she had to read the contract together with the owner...

What Japanese do you like?

When you speak Japanese with your Japanese friends you can’t avoid this question: “What Japanese do you like most?” or as they say it 好きな日本語はなんですか?...