An English Girl In Japan

Author: Ella M. Hart Bennett
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465615229
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The visit to the Far East, where my father had business in Japan, was taken when I was only eighteen.

Girl Reading Girl In Japan

Author: Tomoko Aoyama
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135247951
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The narrative begins with the protagonist girl, Tatsuko, returning from English
class, where she has read an extract from an English translation of a Guy de
Maupassant short story featuring a character called Francesca.13 The “Sister-in-
law” text presents the seemingly anomalous situation of an original French text
written by a man about a girl being read and repeated, perhaps even memorized,
in English by the protagonist girl of a Japanese text. The girl whom Tatsuko finds
so ...

Bad Girls Of Japan

Author: L. Miller
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1403977127
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volume focus on the Japanese concept of the shkjo, we are not equating these
two terms, but rather use “girl” in an entirely English language and feminist
manner. A recent trend in English-language feminist scholarship is to explicitly
problematize the Bad Girl. The American flapper, popular music divas, and
historical figures such as Mae West are reevaluated by scholars interested in
understanding the ways in which their threatening or contentious personas and
performances thwart ...

Interracial Intimacy In Japan

Author: Gary P. Leupp
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9780826460745
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Among d'Anethan's acquaintances was a foreign minister, Viscount Aoki Shûzô (
1844-1914), who had married Elizabeth, a German baroness, while studying in
Europe in 1877.2" Their daughter Hanni married a Count Alexander Hatzfeldt de
Trachenberg at a wedding ceremony attended by the baroness, Prime Minister
Katsura Taro and many other dignitaries in 1904.212 The notable politician Ozaki
Yukio (1859-1954) married a woman with a Japanese father and English mother.

A Collector S Guide To Books On Japan In English

Author: Jozef Rogala
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136639233
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Massachusetts General and Boston City hospitals. While attending nurses
training at the Edinburgh University she became friends with Florence
Nightingale. RICHARDSON, TERESA E. 957 nd (c.1913) An English Girl in
Tokyo. London: Heath Cranton & Ouseley. 149p. A report of the author's stay in
Japan. No credit given for the marvellous illustrations. RICHIE, DONALD (1924- )
95B 1956 This scorching Earth, a novel of the Occupation of Japan. Tokyo: Tuttle.
317p. ROKU] I U V EN ...

English In Japan In The Era Of Globalization

Author: P. Seargeant
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230306195
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The use of this discourse, and of the term 'double' instead of 'half' to refer to these
children, has, for the most part, remained outside of mainstream Japanese
society and is limited to use within the foreign community in large cities. The
participants The girls who participated in the study were all born and raised in
Japan, have spent nearly all of their lives in the country except for short trips
abroad, have attended Japanese schools (as opposed to international or
immersion schools), ...

7 Steps To Become An English Teacher In Japan Second Edition

Author: Christopher Kona Young
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1257246259
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Then we can enter Japan again for three more months. But we can't do it too
often, as our intentions will be questioned. Back at the same Tokyo auslander
house, I met some pretty Australian hostesses, some South Korean travelers (one
of them gave me a pack of cigarettes as a gesture of friendship), and some girls
from Hong Kong. There was also a halfGerman, halfJapanese girl from Canada
who said she couldn't sleep well because her body was longer than her
miniscule room ...

Hybrid Identities And Adolescent Girls

Author: Laurel D. Kamada
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
ISBN: 184769232X
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entire English medium of instruction catering mostly to children of missionary
families, most of whom plan to attend university outside Japan, according to Rina.
Although Izumi and Minami are separate, some activities and physical education
classes are shared. As well, Minami's art and music classes are conducted in
English, while all of the other classes are conducted in Japanese. Rina had to
pass a competitive entrance examination to enter Minami and, like a large
proportion of ...

Current English Linguistics In Japan

Author: Heizo Nakajima
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 311085421X
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Which girl did John give the book [to t]? b. What did the gang open the safe [with t
]? c. * Which year was John still a small boy [in t]? In an intuitive way, we feel that
in both (37a, b) the PPs to a young girl and with a drill functionally or
communicatively convey more important information than gave the book and
opened the safe, respectively. In other words, the former have often been
assumed to convey new information and the latter given (old) information. This is
consistent with the fact ...

The Role Of English Teaching In Modern Japan

Author: Mieko Yamada
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317803973
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Clearly, India is described as a multiethnic and multilingual country in which both
native and non-native speakers of English use the language. Interestingly, this
conversa- tion only takes place between these two international students who are
non-native speakers of English. No local people in the United States (i.e., Inner
Circle) appear in this situation. In the lesson entitled “At a hamburger shop” (NH1,
1990), Mike (an American boy, shown as non-shaded) and Yumi (a Japanese girl
, ...