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  1. Toritoribe replied to the thread Conversation practice.

    It can work, but I would use 華やか. 黄色のスポットのついた is a modifying clause. ついた is from つく. There is no problem with asking if the addressee...

    May 23, 2017 at 10:12
  2. Toritoribe replied to the thread Scroll translation.

    I think it's relatively common to present a calligraphy of a famous Chinese poem even in Japan.:)

    May 23, 2017 at 09:58
  3. Toritoribe replied to the thread Vocabulary question.

    一晩(one night)/滞在する(to stay), not 晩滞在する 宿泊する and 滞在する can be used both for a short and long stay, but the former tends to be used for a...

    May 23, 2017 at 09:54
  4. Toritoribe replied to the thread Scroll translation.

    蘭陵美酒鬱金香 玉椀盛來琥珀光 但使主人能酔客 不知何處是他郷 The delicious wine of Lan-ling is of golden hue and flavorous. Come, fill my precious glass, and let it...

    May 23, 2017 at 09:29
  5. Toritoribe replied to the thread WW2 Dagger w/ Cloth.

    I don't think so. The Sasebo City Hall would be able to specify the present address. 佐世保市役所ホームページ

    May 23, 2017 at 08:59
  6. Toritoribe replied to the thread Genki II Passive Sentence Help.

    Perfect!!:thumbsup:

    May 23, 2017 at 08:30
  7. Toritoribe replied to the thread WW2 Dagger w/ Cloth.

    The address is not used now, and it's uncertain that the family is still there. Obon Society might be able to help you. Obon Society |...

    May 23, 2017 at 08:26
  8. Toritoribe replied to the thread WW2 Dagger w/ Cloth.

    The right column is the address (長崎県佐世保市)山祇町三〇 30 Yamazumi town Sasebo city Nagaski prefecture. The left is the name 柳沢泰亮 Yanagisawa ?...

    May 23, 2017 at 07:57
  9. Toritoribe liked Mike Cash's post in the thread Conversation practice.

    アイヘート外来語

    May 23, 2017 at 07:40
  10. Toritoribe replied to the thread Genki II Passive Sentence Help.

    The very basic point you need to pay more attention than who the victim and/or villain is is that you are learning the passive sentence...

    May 23, 2017 at 07:38
  11. johnnyG replied to the thread National Health Insurance debt.

    Sure, that and other biometrics. Gov'ts have known for quite a while that spies are "use once and discard", since a new passport &...

    May 23, 2017 at 07:23
  12. Toritoribe replied to the thread Vocabulary question.

    I believe 一晩滞在する is really used.:)

    May 23, 2017 at 06:23
  13. Toritoribe replied to the thread Genki II Passive Sentence Help.

    日記 is interpreted as your (= the speaker's) diary in that sentence. Who is "Victim"? He must be indicated by は/が as in the explanation....

    May 23, 2017 at 06:22
  14. Toritoribe replied to the thread Symbol Identification.

    It might be 僕 handwritten by someone who actually doesn't know kanji/Chinese characters.

    May 23, 2017 at 06:06
  15. Toritoribe replied to the thread Translation of a conversation.

    There are a few misinterpretations, but the gist is correct.

    May 23, 2017 at 06:05
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