I sit here? と聞き Sure といわれて腰掛ける。
B: May I have your name please?
My name is .......... .
B: Where do you live?
I live in .......... city in .......... prefecture.
A: Let's start question.
A: What is ENKA?
Oh, Enka is Japanese traditional...
Let me begin again, Enka is one of Japanese popular songs,especially
popular among elderly people.
Popular themes of ENKA is love, sadness of parting,and beautiful
Japanese scene .. Ah- ENKA is singing about beautiful Japanese scene,
A: What kind of music popular in Japan among young people?
I think many kind of songs are popular, like pops, rock music and
easy listening songs, I believe.
A: Could you tell me about one J-POP singer?
Oh-, I like KOBUKURO, they are 2 men group, they sing very well
and their original songs are very nice.
A: What kind of TV-show are popular in Japan?
Oh, TV-show? I think ,now in Japan, Variety-show is popular in Japan.
Oh, and some soap operas are popular, too.
A: How about Korean dramas?
Oh, yes, several years ago, Korean actor and actress were so popular
in Japan and so many Japanese enjoy watching the Korean drama, and
nowadays more many kind of Korean TV-programs comes in Japan. still
they are popular.
A:In Japanese history , were there any women ruler?
ruler..? Could you say it again please?
A: Were there any women ruler? like emperor or prime minister?
Yes, there were several women emperor in Japanese history.
A: If major earthquake occur, what should I do?
Un, If you are in like private house, you should turn off fire like
cooking heater or electricity, then you should go under like the
dinning table. and if you are in public place like, a department
store or a train station, you should not panic and you should listen
announcement first, then you should follow the announcement.
It was Great Hanshin-Awaji earthquake. it occurred in 1995.
more than 6000people were killed and Kobe city area including Awaji
island got severe damage.
A: Tell me about Geisha and Maiko.
Oh, Geisha is like companion. They have trained singing, playing
music dancing and communications.
They make your sake-drinking party fun very much.
And Maiko , They have trained especially for dancing, and their
kimono wearing is little different.
A: Where can I see Geisha?
I recommend you to visit Kyoto, Gion area.
You can see Geisha there.
A: Can I pay for them, Geisha?
Yes, I think so. But I think you should make an appointment first,
So You should ask a Japanese traditional restaurant first, then
the owner of the restaurant arranges inviting Geisha for you.
A:Tell me how to get Kyoto from here Tokyo.
You should go to Tokyo station first and get the shinkansen, the
super express train, It takes about 2 hours.
A:How much does it cost? Is that expensive?
Un, Japanese public transportation is usually expensive than other
countries..., I believe it cost about 15000yen, for one way for
A:The test is finished.