I am at lesson 12 now on the book みなの日本語👏🎏! One summary before we go into this week's (awesome) content. I find the biggest challenge is spontaneously using past weeks' vocabulary (grammar is OK) 😢 in conversations. For example it took me noticeable longer time to use words from lesson 7 (give/ receive verbs) and lesson 8 … Continue reading Japanese notes – comparative!
Sea Life~ I don't have a car these days but luckily the aquarium is close to the city so I can go there by public transport😌🙃. I was hesitating as the ticket is a bit pricy but it turned out to be worth the money ❤️🦈!! Check out highlight of the trip - video length 2:02: … Continue reading Happy Feet! Fun time @ Melbourne Sea Life Aquarium
Friday😘! Finally I got back home now as it was pretty busy.... so let's get straight into the topic and talk again about the difference between working in Shanghai and in Australia. If you missed my last blog on this topic, you can find it here.💖 Difference: company culture. It's quite obvious that if you … Continue reading A tale of (working in) two cities – 2/3
(Ring ring~~) Japanese class time🍥🍤 boys and girls! Sorry if you are expecting new grammar points as yesterday it turned out to be a review class of previous weeks, which can be all found here Blog on measuring words in Japanese Blog on asking time/ money Anyway I am pretty sure this blog will still … Continue reading Japanese notes: How to say ‘I like you’ in Japanese?💝
Honestly if you ask me what's the best season in Melbourne, I probably cannot answer you straight away... but I know it's definitely NOT WINTER💔!! It's so cold and wet 🌧🌧 here so nothing is better than visiting a fascinating exhibition to cheer up yourself and stay warm and dry (like 🌵 and 🌻~) So I went to this Wallace … Continue reading Wallace & Gromit and Friends exhibition @ ACMI
Now that I have moved to Melbourne for 7.5 years (WOW that's long time😅)... let's talk about some differences between working here vs in Shanghai. I will write it in 3 blogs and this is 1/3. Background: without exposing my age😜, let's just say that I've worked at the same role in both Shanghai and … Continue reading A tale of (working in) two cities – 1/3
Yesterday I managed to go to my Japanese class again (YAY!🖖) and was really glad that there were more conversations with the teacher in the class (I warm up slowly so took me a while to open myself...🙃), which definitely helped me practising my Japanese. Would love to keep doing it going forward. Back to … Continue reading Japanese notes – play with time in Japanese!
This week's post would be full of LOVE! ❤️ I went to RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) adoption centre yesterday and met the cats 😺 there - I want to encourage anyone who reads this post: if you are thinking about having a pet, please consider adoption first! Of course I … Continue reading Show your love – let’s visit RSPCA!
These days I am watching a Japanese history drama - Sanadamaru (真田丸). The reason I am watching this is because it's led by one of my favourite actor - Sakai Masato (堺雅人, I seriously love him so so so so much😍❤️!!). And the reason I want to write this today is.... I didn't go to Japanese class … Continue reading Japanese notes – speak like a ninja
Here is a problem - now my food vlogs start out numbering the travel ones and I cannot hide it anymore that I am actually a foodie!😂😅 So this week let's try something special - we are going to a Sichuan restaurant and try some (REALLY) spicy rice noodle. Video length: 1m51s. https://youtu.be/1hMof38we7A About the … Continue reading Spicy noodle challenge! Come and eat spicy with Tivamoo~