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    Quote Originally Posted by Mac
    Well, let's practice of it. iu‚»‚ê‚Ì—ûK‚ð‚µ‚Ü‚µ‚傤v‚̂‚à‚èB(>_<;))
    Well, let's practice (it).

    We may be able to see each other a little more than 2 weeks after he came back.
    Ž„‚½‚¿‚͔ނª–ß‚Á‚Ä‚«‚½ŒãA‚QTŠÔ‚Æ‚¿‚å‚Á‚Æ‚Å‚¨ŒÝ‚¢ ‚ɍ‡‚¤Ž–‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à‚µ‚ê‚È‚¢B
    After he comes back, or after he returns,....came back would be h–ß‚Á‚½.h

    We may be able to get the book in more than 2 weeks.
    Ž„‚Í‚QTŠÔˆÈã‚Å‚»‚Ì–{‚ÆŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚鎖‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à‚µ ‚ê‚È‚¢B
    We usually say "a little more than two weeks OR a little over two weeks"....otherwise it becomes 3 weeks or more desune

    If I wait for 2 weeks, I may be able to get the book.
    If I wait for more than 2 weeks, I may be able to get the book.
    If I wait 2 weeks, I may be able to get that bookB
    “ñTŠÔ‘Ò‚Á‚½‚çA‚»‚Ì–{‚ÆŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚邱‚Æ‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à ‚µ‚ê‚Ü‚¹‚ñBiHj
    “ñTŠÔ‚¿‚å‚Á‚ƈȏã‚Å‘Ò‚Á‚½‚ç ‚»‚Ì–{‚Æ‚Å‚»‚Ì–{‚ÆŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚邱‚Æ‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à‚µ‚ê‚Ü ‚¹‚ñ‚Æ‚¢‚¤•—‚ÉŒ¾‚¦‚Ü‚·‚©H (If I wait a little over two weeks.....)

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    Thank you for your help, Elizabeth.

    Well, Let's learn English. (^^;

    Ah, I think the sentence is the future tense. So...

    Incorrect:

    When I arrived at the station, I'll call you.
    When he came back, we may be able to see each other a little more than 2 weeks.

    Correct:

    When I arrive at the station, I'll call you. Ž„‚ª‰w‚É’…‚¢‚½‚çi’…‚¢‚½‚Æ‚«jA“d˜b‚µ‚Ü‚·B
    (–¢—ˆ‚Ì•¶‚Ì‚Æ‚«‚͉ߋŽ‚Ì“®ŽŒ‚É‚µ‚È‚¢B)
    When he comes back, we may be able to see each other a little more than 2 weeks.
    ”Þ‚ª–ß‚Á‚Ä‚«‚½‚çAŽ„‚½‚¿‚Í‚QTŠÔ‚Æ‚¿‚å‚Á‚Æ‚Å‚¨ŒÝ‚¢ ‚ɍ‡‚¤Ž–‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à‚µ‚ê‚Ü‚¹‚ñB

    Oh I think so. "I wait for 2 weeks" must be incorrect. I'll wait 2 weeks.
    I am learning English. If you find any mistakes, please let me know. [?] means I have no confidence in this sentence.

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    When he comes back, we may be able to see each other a little more than 2 weeks.
    ”Þ‚ª–ß‚Á‚Ä‚«‚½‚çAŽ„‚½‚¿‚Í‚QTŠÔ‚Æ‚¿‚å‚Á‚Æ‚Å‚¨ŒÝ‚¢ ‚ɍ‡‚¤Ž–‚ªo—ˆ‚é‚©‚à‚µ‚ê‚Ü‚¹‚ñB
    Just reverse the order and it's (almost) perfection

    We may be able to see each other in a little over (or, more than) two weeks after he comes (usually gets, though) back. ƒ}ƒN‚É‚Æ‚Á‚ẮA‰pŒê‚ðK‚¤‚̂œ‚¢Ž–‚Í•¶–@‚¾‚¯‚Å ‚µ‚傤‚©H

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    Just reverse the order and it's (almost) perfection.

    ‡˜‚¾‚¯‚ð‹t‚É‚µ‚āA‚»‚ê‚Åperfect‚È‚à‚Ì‚¾B(^^; I don't like the Japanese.....

    We may be able to see each other in a little more than two weeks after he gets back.

    Nope. I think English grammar is easy. No, I don't say like that...
    I'm still scared a lot of long sentences.
    (I'm still scared of long sentences)

    The common difficult things of only English writing to Japanese people are these things.

    - a or s or the. Especially "the"
    - A word like "as" has a lot of meanings.
    - You don't know John, do you? ‚ ‚È‚½‚̓Wƒ‡ƒ“‚ð’m‚è‚Ü‚¹‚ñ‚æ‚ˁH
    No, I don't / Yes, I do. ‚Í‚¢A’m‚è‚Ü‚¹‚ñB/‚¢‚¦‚¦A’m‚Á‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚·B
    Answering these questions are difficult. I'm so confused.

    Hmmm. But English language looks like puzzles to me.
    (The English language is look a puzzle to me.)
    So, It is interesting to make the sentences and to understand the sentences.
    (So it is interesting to try and make and understand kinds of sentences)

    ---------------------------------------------------------------------

    I don't know how I can learn these.
    (I don't know how I can learn these others.)
    But I really want to know a lot of these things now.
    (But I really want to know them now.)

    To‚Å‚à`ing‚Å‚à–Ú“IŒê‚É‚È‚é“®ŽŒ

    She began to study English. = She began studying English. (begin)
    We continued to dance. = We continued dancing.(continue)
    I like to play tennis. = I like playing tennis.(like, love)
    I started to play the game = I started playing the game. (start)

    To‚©`ing‚ňӖ¡‚ª•Ï‚í‚é“®ŽŒ

    She tried to write a story. "try to `" i`‚µ‚悤‚Æ‚·‚éA“w—Í‚·‚éj
    She tried writing a story. "try `ing iŽŽ‚µ‚Ɂ`‚µ‚Ä‚Ý‚éj

    Don't forget to meet him. "forget to `" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ð–Y‚ê‚éj
    I'll never forget meeting him. "forget `ing" i`‚µ‚½‚±‚Æ‚ð–Y‚ê‚éj

    I wan to read the book. "want to" i`‚µ‚½‚¢j
    I finished reading the book. "finish `ing" i`‚µ‚¨‚¦‚éj

    She stopped talking with him. "stop `ing" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ð‚â‚ß‚éj
    She stopped to talk with him. "stop to `" i`‚·‚邽‚ß‚ÉŽ~‚Ü‚éj

    I remember to make a book. "remember to `" i–Y‚ꂸ‚Ɂ`‚·‚éj
    I remember making a book. "remember `ing"@i`‚µ‚½‚±‚Æ‚ðŠo‚¦‚Ä‚¢‚éj

    To‚¾‚¯‚ª–Ú“IŒê‚É‚È‚é“®ŽŒ

    I hope to see you again. "hope to `" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ð–]‚ށj
    I wish to attend the party. "wish to `" i`‚µ‚½‚¢‚ÆŽv‚¤j
    He promised to study harder. "promise to" `@i`‚·‚é‚Æ–ñ‘©‚·‚éj
    She decided to marry him. "decide to `" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ÉŒˆ‚ß‚éj
    I'm planing to visit Britain. "plan to `" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ðŒv‰æ‚·‚éj

    `ing‚¾‚¯‚ª–Ú“IŒê‚É‚È‚é“®ŽŒ

    We enjoyed taking a walk. "enjoy `ing" i`‚·‚邱‚Æ‚ðŠy‚µ‚ށj
    Let's go shopping. "go `ing" i`‚µ‚ɍs‚­j
    He kept waiting for her. "keep `ing" i`‚µ‚‚¯‚éj
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mac
    Just reverse the order and it's (almost) perfection.

    ‡˜‚¾‚¯‚ð‹t‚É‚µ‚āA‚»‚ê‚Åperfect‚È‚à‚Ì‚¾B(^^; I don't like the Japanese.....

    We may be able to see each other in a little more than two weeks after he gets back.

    Nope. I think English grammar is easy. No, I don't say like that...
    I'm still scared a lot of long sentences.
    I'm still (really) scared of long sentences.
    ‘å‘ÌŠ®àø‚È‚à‚Ì‚Å‚·B

    The common difficult things of only English writing to Japanese people are these things.
    The things about English writing that are the most difficult for Japanese people are :

    Hmmm. But English language looks like puzzles to me.
    So, It is interesting to make the sentences and to understand the sentences.
    But English (or the English language) is like a puzzle to me.
    So it is interesting to try and make and understand various (kinds of) sentences.


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    I don't know how I can learn the others of these. But I really want to know a lot of these things now.
    I don't know how I can learn these others. But I really want to know them now.
    ‚Ù‚©‚É‚È‚É‚ài‚Ç‚¤‚â‚Á‚āiHjE‚ǂ̂悤‚ɁjK‚¤‚æ ‚¤‚É‚È‚é‚©‚í‚©‚è‚Ü‚¹‚ñB@
    ‚Å‚àA¡‚»‚ê‚ð‘òŽR’m‚肽‚¢‚ÆŽv‚¢‚Ü‚·E‚Å‚·B‚Ü‚½‚Í A‚·‚ׂĂð’m‚肽‚¢‚ÆŽv‚¢‚Ü‚·E‚Å‚·B

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    Ahhhh I'm very ashamed of my self about what I've done.
    I'll fix my terrible sentences which I wrote.

    It is interesting to understand kinds of sentences.
    •¶‚ÌŽí—Þ‚ð—‰ð‚·‚éŽ–‚Í–Ê”’‚¢B

    Thank you for you help, Elizabeth.

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    ‚¢‚¢‚¦A‚±‚±‚¾‚¯‚̘b‚¾‚¯‚ǁA[a, the, looks, those]‚È‚Ç‚ðŽg‚í‚ê‚镶‚É‚ÍŠÔˆá‚Á‚ÄŽ–‚È‚ñ‚Ä‚½‚¢‚µ‚½Ž–‚¶‚á ‚È‚¢‚æB@Ž„‚Ì“ú–{Œê‚ð‰pŒê‚ɖ󂵂Ă­‚¾‚³‚¢‚ˁB

    ƒ}ƒN‚É‚Í“ú–{‚ʼnp‰ï˜b‚Ì‘ŠŽè‚ª‚¢‚Ü‚·‚©H@

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    I don't have any friends at all who talk in English with me.
    I think I can understand their English, if some English speakers speak so slowly.
    I think I can understand English if it is spoken slowly.
    I have been listening to English stories very well in English study before.
    I have listened to and understood English stories very well before in English class.
    I was understanding while listening to so fast English stories.
    I understood natural speed English very well before.
    And I was spoking a lot and faster like English speakers.
    I was speaking much more and faster than now, like English speakers.
    And also I was caring the pronunciations.
    And I was careful with my pronunciation.
    But I'm not speaking English at all recently.
    But I haven't been speaking English at all recently
    And I'm not learning English in the real world now.

    Hmmm. I have no confidence to translate your sentences.
    But it must be a great way to learn English.

    -----------------------------------------------------------

    ‚±‚±‚¾‚¯‚̘b‚Å‚·‚ªA”ނ͉¤—l‚È‚ñ‚Å‚·B
    ‚±‚±‚¾‚¯‚̘b‚Å‚·‚ªEEE is so difficult to translate Japanese to English.
    I would like to know the sentence in English.

    It is not serious to make the wrong sentences which is used "abc, etc...."
    It is no big deal to make mistakes on sentences where "abc....." is used
    It's no problem to make mistakes on sentences where "abc...." is used
    It's not serious to make mistakes on sentences where "abc...." is used.

    Will you translate my Japanese sentences to English sentences(or English ones)?
    Do you have any friends who talk(speak) in English with you, Mac?
    Last edited by Mac; Apr 26, 2004 at 19:39.

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    I don't have any friends at all who talk in English with me.
    I think I can understand their English, if some English speakers speak so slowly.
    I have been listening to English stories very well in English study before.
    I was understanding while listening to so fast English stories.
    And I was spoking a lot and faster like English speakers.
    And also I was caring the pronunciations.
    But I'm not speaking English at all recently.
    And I'm not learning English in the real world now.
    I think I can understand English if it is spoken slowly.
    I have listened to and understood English stories very well before in English class.
    I understood natural speed English very well before (Ž©‘R‚È
    ‘¬‚³‚̉pŒê‚ð’®‚«Žæ‚Á‚Ä‚í‚©‚è‚Ü‚µ‚½E‚Å‚«‚Ü‚µ‚½Hj
    I was speaking much more and faster than now, like English speakers.
    And I was careful with my pronunciation.
    But I haven't been speaking English at all recently.

    ‚æ‚莩‘R‚È“ú–{Œê‚ðŠo‚¦‚½‚¢‚ÆŽv‚¤‚È‚çA‚Ç‚¤‚µ‚Ä‚à× ‚©‚¢ŠÔˆá‚¢‚𐳂³‚È‚­‚Ä‚Í‚¢‚¯‚Ü‚¹‚ñB
    ­‚µ‚A‚ä‚Á‚­‚è‚ÆŠo‚¦‚Ă䂯‚΂悢‚ÆŽv‚¢‚Ü‚·B@ ‚È‚ñ‚Ç‚àŒJ‚è•Ô‚·—ûK‚ªA‚«‚Á‚ƏãŽè‚É‚È‚é‹ß“¹‚Å‚·‚Ë B‚¿‚å‚Á‚Æ•¡K‚ª•K—v‚¾‚¯‚Å‚µ‚傤B@


    ‚±‚±‚¾‚¯‚̘b‚Å‚·‚ªA”ނ͉¤—l‚È‚ñ‚Å‚·B
    ‚±‚±‚¾‚¯‚̘b‚Å‚·‚ªEEE is so difficult to translate Japanese to English.
    I would like to know the sentence in English.
    Hmmm.....Maybe "Just between you and me"
    ‚½‚¾‚µŽ„‚ª—‰¤‚È‚çAŽ„‚ÆŒ‹¥‚µ‚½‚¢‚ÆŽv‚¢‚Ü‚·‚©B

    It is not serious to make the wrong sentences which is used "abc, etc...."
    It is no big deal to make mistakes on sentences where "abc....." is used
    It's no problem to make mistakes on sentences where "abc...." is used
    It's not serious to make mistakes on sentences where "abc...." is used.
    ‚»‚ÌŽž‚Ì‹C•ª‚â‚»‚̐l‚É‚æ‚Á‚Ä‚Ç‚¿‚ç‚ðŽg‚¤‚©ˆá‚Á‚Ä‚à ˆÓ–¡‚É•Ï‚í‚è‚Í‚ ‚è‚Ü‚¹‚ñB

    Will you translate my Japanese sentences to English sentences (or English ones)?
    Do you have any friends who talk (speak) in English with you, Mac?
    Veeery good....

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    ˜b‚·

    "speak" = u‚µ‚á‚ׂév‚Æ‚¢‚¤“®ì‚â˜b‚ÌŽd•û‚ɏd“_‚ð’u‚­ê‡‚É B
    "talk" = u(l‚Æ)‘Å‚¿‰ð‚¯‚Ęb‚·‚悤‚ȏꍇ‚ɁB
    "tell" = ui˜b‚Ì“à—e‚ðjl‚É“`‚¦‚é‚Æ‚¢‚¤ê‡‚ɁB
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    Œ©‚é

    "see" = ‚à‚Ì‚È‚Ç‚ªŽ©‘R‚É“ü‚Á‚Ä‚­‚éB
    "look at" = Œ©‚悤‚Æ‚µ‚Ä‚Ý‚éAŽ‹ü‚ðŒü‚¯‚éB
    "watch" = ‹»–¡[‚­‚¶[‚Á‚ÆŒ©‚‚߂é

    (observe, study, gaze at, stare at, glance at, gawk at, leer at, peek at, squint at)
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    •·‚­

    "hear" = iŽ©‘R‚Ɂj•·‚±‚¦‚éAŽ¨‚É‚·‚éB
    "listen to" = ’ˆÓ‚µ‚Ä•·‚­B
    "hear, hear of" = •·‚¢‚Ä’m‚éB
    "ask" = q‚Ë‚éB
    "listen to, obey" = •·‚«“ü‚ê‚éB
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    “¾‚é

    "get" = Žè‚É“ü‚ê‚é
    "gain" = i—L—˜‚È‚à‚́A‚½‚ß‚É‚È‚é‚à‚́j‚ðŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚é
    "obtain" = i–Ú“I‚Ì‚à‚Ì‚ð“w—Í‚µ‚ājŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚é
    "acquire" = i–Ú“I‚Ì‚à‚Ì‚ðŽžŠÔ‚ð‚©‚¯‚ājŽè‚É“ü‚ê‚é
    "earn" = i“­‚¢‚āj“¾‚é
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    Thank you for your help, Elizabeth.

    Oh, I have made a lot of mistakes.I will remember all.

    Just between you and me, he is a king.
    Doesn't it need "although"?

    It is not serious to make mistakes on sentences where "abc" is used.
    ABC‚ªŽg‚í‚ê‚é`•¶‚̏ã‚ŊԈႢ‚ðì‚鎖‚͏d‘å‚Å‚Í‚È‚ ¢B

    where (in this case)= EEE‚·‚鏊‚Ɂi‚ŁA‚ցjA`‚·‚éê‡‚ɂ́B
    ABC‚ª•¶‚ÉŽg‚í‚ê‚éê‡‚ɊԈႢ‚ðì‚鎖‚͏d‘å‚Å‚Í‚È‚ ¢B


    Another difficult thing in English to me is "one".

    "I lost a friend and you gained one."
    "Will you translate my Japanese sentences to English ones?
    "I get the book. but she burnt the one."

    ‚¤[‚ñA•¶‚Ì’†‚É“¯‚¶–Ú“IŒêH‚ª‚ ‚é‚Æ‚«‚Íone or ones or the one‚ðŽg‚¦‚Á‚Ä‚±‚Æ‚Å‚µ‚傤‚©H
    Though I've learnt those things before, I've completely forgotten them(those ones?).

    "one"
    Singular:i•s“Á’è‚́jˆê‚Â
    I forgot my pencils. Can I borrow one?
    (one = a pencil)

    Plural:
    some (•s“Á’è‚Ì‚¢‚­‚‚©)
    These are nice. Can I bought the ones?

    "it"
    Singular:i“Á’è‚́j‚»‚ê
    That's a nice pencil. Can I use it?
    (it = the pencil)

    Plural:
    they, them(“Á’è‚Ì‚¢‚­‚‚©)
    These are nice drawings. Can I bought them?

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    Oh, I have made a lot of mistakes.I will remember all.
    I'll remember everything.

    Just between you and me, he is a king.
    Doesn't it need "although"?
    It really all depends (on) what you want to say and how you want to say it.

    I won't be able to check the rest until later....but those (not those ones ) look fine as well.

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    Hehe.

    I'll remember everything and this sentence. (^^;;;

    My post wasn't good.
    (My sentence wasn't good?)

    I'm going to learn about 'one" and the others later.
    My dictionary is so useful. Though I've heard that a better one exist(s).
    I want an electric dictionary to look up English words so quickly.
    electric dictionary > electronic dictionary, so quickly > more quickly
    Last edited by Mac; Apr 27, 2004 at 01:51.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mac
    Hehe.

    I'll remember everything and this sentence. (^^;;;

    My post wasn't good.

    I'm going to learn about 'one" and the others later.
    My dictionary is so useful. Though I've heard that a better one exist (s).
    I want an electric (“d‹CH j@dictionary to look up English words so (more instead of "so")quickly.
    ‚½‚¾AMy post wasn't good‚Æ‚¢‚¤•¶‚ðŠo‚¦‚È‚¢‚Å‚­‚¾‚³‚¢‚ˁB

    ‚È‚ñ‚Ä‚»‚ñ‚È‚ÉŽ©•ª‚ð’Ç‚¢‹l‚ß‚Ä‚¢‚é‚ñ‚́H @

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    Yeah, I had no confidence in my sentence of "post wasn't good." (^^;
    I want an electronic dictionary. an electric dictionary was incorrect.

    I'll correct my sentences. Thank you, Elizabeth.

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    Hey, no problem. I had some questions about some of your Japanese sentences too
    I'll try to get to in the next day or so. And you can try to translate this one in the meantime

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    Quote Originally Posted by akihabara
    ‚Ý‚È‚³‚ñA‚±‚ñ‚É‚¿‚́B“Ë‘R‚Å‚·‚ª‚¨Ž×–‚‚µ‚Ü‚·B‚Æ‚Ä ‚à‚½‚ß‚É‚È‚éƒXƒŒƒbƒh‚Å‚·‚ˁB
    ‘O‚̘b‘è‚É–ß‚µ‚Ä‚·‚Ý‚Ü‚¹‚ñ‚ªŽ¿–₳‚¹‚Ä‚­‚¾‚³‚¢B
    u‚QTŠÔŒã‚ɉ‚Ü‚µ‚傤v‚ÆŒ¾‚¤‚Æ‚«‚ɁAŽŸ‚ɉ‚Ì ‚Í‚QTŠÔˆÈã‚͐æ‚É‚È‚é‚Æ‚¢‚¤ˆÓ–¡‚ÅŒ¾‚¢‚½‚¢‚Æ‚«‚́A ‚ǂ̂悤‚È•\Œ»‚É‚È‚é‚Ì‚Å‚µ‚傤‚©H
    "See you after 2 weeks" ‚Å‚¢‚¢‚Ì‚Å‚µ‚傤‚©H
    "See you after 2 weeks or later" ‚Å‚·‚©H
    ‚æ‚낵‚­‚¨Šè‚¢‚µ‚Ü‚·B
    ‚±‚ñ‚É‚¿‚í@H—tŒ´‚³‚ñI

    Maybe "See you in two weeks, or later" but generally we try to put more resolution on the date so it isn't left this open ended. If it's around two weeks (closer to two than three), "See you in a couple weeks" or "See you sometime in the next couple weeks" is more polite. So it doesn't look like you're either putting someone off by making them wait for you or implying that they are making you wait for them.

    "Later" in relation to meeting someone is either now or something that has already happened after a certain defined period. ŽO”NŒã‚ɔނƍĉ‚½B@I met him again three years later. OR I met him again after three years.

    Let's met again after you get home from school. @ŠwZ‚©‚ç‹A‘‚Ä‚©‚çi‚µ‚½Œã‚Łj
    ‚Ü‚½‰ï‚¢‚Ü‚µ‚傤B Or four days, hours, weeks after you get home. But not 'after' a set amount of time from now. Confusing enough yet ?
    Last edited by Elizabeth; Apr 27, 2004 at 11:21.

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    エリザベスさん、ていねいな説明ありがとうございます。
    だんだんニュアンスがわかってきました。

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    ‚»‚¤‚Å‚·‚ˁB@‚»‚Ì‘OŒã‚Ì•¶‚â‚¿‚å‚Á‚Æ‚µ‚½ƒjƒ…ƒAƒ“ƒX ‚É‚æ‚Á‚Ä•Ï‚í‚Á‚Ä‚«‚Ü‚·B@H—tŒ´‚³‚ñ‚É‚Í“ú–{‚ʼnpŒê ‚̏o—ˆ‚é—F’B‚ª‚¢‚Ü‚·‚©H

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elizabeth
    英語 の出来る友達がいますか?
    残念ながらいません。仕事でも英語は全く使いません。生の英語に触れるのはネット上だけです。

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    H—tŒ´‚͐å‘ä‚ɏZ‚ñ‚Å‚¢‚Ü‚·‚ˁBŽc”O‚È‚±‚Æ‚É“Œ–k‚É‚à A‘厩‘R‚Ì”ü‚µ‚³‚ª—]‚茩‚¦‚È‚­‚È‚Á‚Ä‚µ‚Ü‚Á‚½‚ñ‚Å‚µ‚傤B“cŽÉ‚É‚às‚­‚Ù ‚Æ‚ñ‚Ç“ú–{‚Ì–{—ˆ‚Ì”ü‚µ‚³‚ªŽc‚µ‚Ä‚¢‚È‚¢‚»‚¤‚Å‚·i‚¾ ‚ñ‚¾‚ñÁ‚¦‚Ä‚¢‚½HjB‚Å‚à‚¿‚å‚Á‚ƍl‚¦‚¸‚É”­“W‚µ‚Ä ‚¢‚È‚¢“Œ–k‚̏Š‚ÉŒ©‚é‚Ì‚É‚Ç‚±‚ɍs‚Á‚½‚ç‚¢‚¢‚Å‚µ‚傤 ‚©Hˆê‚©ŒŽ‚®‚ç‚¢‘O‚É“ú–{‚É‚¢‚½‚Æ‚«‚͏H“c‚Æ–kŠC“¹‚¾ ‚¯‚Í‚±‚Ì‚Ü‚Ü‚É‚³‚ê‚é‚ÆŒ¾‚í‚ê‚Ä‚¢‚Ü‚µ‚½B‘½•ªAVŠ² ü‚Å‚Í‚È‚­•’Ê“dŽÔ‚ÅŽ©‘R‚ÌŽp‚ð‚æ‚­‚µ‚Ä‚µ‚Ü‚Á‚½Š‚ª Œ©‚¦‚é‚Í‚¸‚Å‚·B
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    Sorry to intrude your discussion but here is another common mistake made by Japanese people is :

    "come to here" or "go to there" => with "here" and "there", we never use "to". So it should be "come here" and "go there".

    The same goes for "home". We don't say "go to home", "come to my home", etc. but just "go home" and "come home", "leave home", etc. However we say "arrive at home" and "be at home" . Americans also say "arrive home" and "be home" informally.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mac
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    "speak" = u‚µ‚á‚ׂév‚Æ‚¢‚¤“®ì‚â˜b‚ÌŽd•û‚ɏd“_‚ð’u‚­ê‡‚É B
    "talk" = u(l‚Æ)‘Å‚¿‰ð‚¯‚Ęb‚·‚悤‚ȏꍇ‚ɁB
    "tell" = ui˜b‚Ì“à—e‚ðjl‚É“`‚¦‚é‚Æ‚¢‚¤ê‡‚ɁB
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    Hi Mac !

    ‚±‚ê‚àŒ©‚Ä‚­‚¾‚³‚¢F@Japanese words with numerous English translations

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    I won't made those mistakes. (^-^) Maybe...
    Though I have made those mistakes several times before.

    I want to go abroad.
    I have to go there.
    Hmm....You have to come here. (^^;;

    Ahh... I may be going to use those. (^^;;;

    I have to go home.
    Why don't you come my home?

    Thank you for you help, Maciamo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mac
    Why don't you come my home?
    Exactly what I forgot to say ! We dont say "come to my home" or "go to your home", but "come to my house or "go to your house", because "home" already means "one's house".

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    Oh really??? I didn't know that. hehe

    Why don't you come home?

    But these are collect. :-( My friend told me like so.

    Will you go to ABC's home?
    Would you go to ABC's home to sell these cheeses?

    I get so confused. But, I'll remember that.

    Thank you, Maciamo.

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