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|How long did it take you to learn Japanese?
(11 posts, 745 views) Posted: 144d 15h, 0m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I guess I'm not the one to talk about "speaking Japanese", as I'm not fluent, but from knowing words like "arigatou" or "oniisan" to passing JLPT N4 and knowing about 400-500 kanji (which is enough for simple talks ...
|Characters who leave their family/friends behind and later come back to them under a new identity
(4 posts, 485 views) Posted: 215d 19h, 26m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
not one of the main characters ...
|Why do some people dislike vegans?
(95 posts, 5747 views) Posted: 246d 18h, 19m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I used to be a vegetarian for about 8 years (now I have to eat fish because of anemia & milk intolerance) and for me there are 3 reasons people dislike vegetarians/vegans:
- preaching. Like..totally. It annoyed me even though I was vegetarian myself. Maybe ...
|When was the last time you sat down and read a book?
(511 posts, 47602 views) Posted: 262d 16h, 32m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Finished reading Tobias Elsasser's (no German fonts, sorry) "Fur Niemand" today. No matter how much I'd want to read "serious" books in German, teen stories are about as much as my language skills allow.
In the meantim ...
|Something that made you smile today.
(2657 posts, 251314 views) Posted: 316d 16h, 25m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Finally being able to access my account again
You are great, thank you ...
|Swords or Guns
(164 posts, 15087 views) Posted: 373d 16h, 33m ago by chrum in Shounen/Seinen
Guns are definitely more effective, but when it comes to solely being cool a katana is waaay better. Elegant. Blades in general are pretty good-looking, and if I had to pick one I especially like it'd be knives. Less flashy, but if used by an experienced person the ...
|Worst grammatical error in your opinion.
(9 posts, 459 views) Posted: 378d 22h, 34m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I'm not great when it comes to grammar in English (second language),but
I learned English at school, that's why it's hard for me to understand how could anyone confuse there and they're..
and the close second
|HELP! can anybody read japanese? please translate words in this pictures!
(4 posts, 441 views) Posted: 380d 15h, 28m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
I'm really bad at japanese, but that's what I found:
the artists' name is: 沢田研二 , probably Sawada Kenji
勝手にしやがれ ｔｒａ ...
|New Poll - Mediums
(27 posts, 1249 views) Posted: 398d 14h, 59m ago by chrum in News
It really depends.. Usually it's the manga, but at the same time I liked Hana Yori Dango's drama adaptation more, No.6 was best as a novel, Code:Breaker was ok as an anime and completely unreadable as a manga..
I wouldn't even vote " ...
|Male love interest dangerous to heroine or not right in the head
(11 posts, 3001 views) Posted: 400d 15h, 48m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
I'd say Hana yori Dango kinda fits the description. He's .. a little of both dangerous (little) and not right in the head. ...
(16 posts, 1104 views) Posted: 405d 17h, 18m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
Reimei no Arcana
the MC has a friend/servant who is loyal aad skillful. ...
|Mangas where the main character dies in the beginning
(13 posts, 1117 views) Posted: 407d 18h, 0m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
Half & Half
|Shounen with girl only he can see
(9 posts, 514 views) Posted: 408d 17h, 0m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
ib - Instant Bullet
It's not completed though. Seinen but more like a more mature shounen.
And thirding Tasogare Otome x Amnesia. ...
|You are very hungry; and very tired and sleepy. What do you do?
(101 posts, 4996 views) Posted: 428d 14h, 19m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I have hypoglycemia so I won't sleep when I'm hungry.. rather shiver, sweat and feel nauseous until I decide to eat something. As soon as I'll eat I'll pass out. ...
(106 posts, 9070 views) Posted: 433d 15h, 18m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Quote from Hanae
As for my favourite and least favourite books: The least favourite is "The Sorrows of Young Werther", I suppose I don't have to explain why. I understand why we had to read it, but I definitely did not enjoy it. And the favourite is ...
(120 posts, 7493 views) Posted: 440d 16h, 17m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Lately I wanted to buy a 16+ manga, and the clerk asked me.. for an ID. I thought he was making fun of me... but no. He went to the shelf and put it back.
"Erm.. I'm like... almost 21.." ...
|Do you hate your family?
(161 posts, 14126 views) Posted: 440d 16h, 27m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I love my mother and grandma (she's like a 7yr old kid now), and they are the only people from the family I have contact with.
The rest is either dead, doesn't care at all or hates me (step-sister, and I really mean it)
So it sums up to A I suppose? ...
(14 posts, 552 views) Posted: 445d 14h, 48m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Quote from =xxmichellexx27f
PC, (...) takes 7 mins to boot, and 20 mins to shut down, which is why I rarely use it.
if it's not 12+ years old, and has a proper system installed this shouldn't happen. Usually re-installing the system should speed it up a fair bit. I ...
|PE (physical education)
(94 posts, 6070 views) Posted: 450d 15h, 19m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
I like sports but I didn't really like the mandatory lessons while I was at school. I happened to be in a class, where most of the girls found stereotypically "manly" sports such as football (soccer) more appealing than aerobic but we had to do some ...
(54 posts, 6236 views) Posted: 455d 16h, 50m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Non-skinny for me.
I'm skinny and I have proportions of a 14-year old boy, so I don't need the pants to emphasize it even more. Straight are fine, the wide ones even better (the type that is so wide it's at the edge of falling down), and recently I' ...
|Teenage/young "mentor" character and child go on adventure
(11 posts, 861 views) Posted: 504d 13h, 55m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
Both teens are about the same age, one - street smart, living outside "paradise" takes care of a refugee, not used to the world outside. Nice and deep, you could see how they learn from each other.
But rather novel, the manga has reportedly drif ...
(304 posts, 22027 views) Posted: 505d 13h, 58m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
This will be a rant of someone who had to stop being a vegetarian after 6 or 7 years due to health problems, and had to pick what to eat and what not.
I agree that the example with a boy is a bad one.. if you really want that one, this should be more of a case, of:
in yo ...
(13 posts, 1103 views) Posted: 506d 16h, 0m ago by chrum in I'm Looking For...
Seishun Survival I wouldn't recommend it too much, though. About .. well.. survival trip + romance... ...
(24 posts, 1238 views) Posted: 507d 13h, 45m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
Quote from NightSwan
I also have a hate/hate relationship with the sun, so I don't sunbathe.
Where's the shorts+t-shirt option?
It's comfortable, modest and prevents you from sunburns.
But people stare. ...
|Ever Attended Military Training/Exercise??
(35 posts, 2222 views) Posted: 508d 18h, 14m ago by chrum in Chatter Box
"Warsaw will be your capital!" //Hetalia
And well, not really, since we have no compulsory military training here either, it's been canceled about 2 years ago, every male has to attend medical examination and gets a category (fit, unfit, handicapp ...
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