Dr. Oseiji or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Chopsticks Compliment
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Dr. Oseiji or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Chopsticks Compliment

By Already Eddy A practical crossover into Intermediate/Advanced Conversational Japanese utilizing common conversation starters.   「お箸上手です。」 Before we get into responses to this phrase, let’s talk about four modes of thought vital to Japanese conversation: 素直,謙遜,へそ曲がり, and 意地悪.     素直(すなお): obedient, meek, docile, unaffected (innocent). Many people seek to be or seem sunao in society; … Continue reading