Miyako’s Education – Part 25

[audio:miyako25.mp3] Download audio file (miyako25.mp3) at Kevin Saff John: Hey, Hiroko. How are you? Hiroko: Not so good. I burned the pancakes. I was making Korean pancakes and I burned them. John: That’s a pity. Can you make some more? Hiroko: Yeah. I’m making some more now. First I have […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 22

[audio:miyako22.mp3] Download audio file (miyako22.mp3) at moriza John: Hi, Miyako. What are you up to? Miyako: I’m reading. John: What are you reading? Miyako: It’s a book about education. John: What’s it called? Miyako: It’s called Education is Ecstasy. Ecstasy is a drug, isn’t it? John: Yeah, but it’s also […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 21

[audio:miyako21.mp3] Download audio file (miyako21.mp3) at omnos John: Hi, Hiroko. Are you okay? Hiroko: Yes, I’m fine. John? John: Yes? Hiroko: I’m sorry I was angry. John: That’s okay. I know how you feel. Hiroko: I was jealous. All my friends live in Kyushu. I don’t have good friends here. […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 20

[audio:miyako20.mp3] Download audio file (miyako20.mp3) at omnos John: Hi Miyako. How do you feel today? Miyako: Much better, thanks. How are you doing? John: Oh, all right, I guess. Miyako: What is it? What’s wrong? Is everything okay? John: Oh, Hiroko and I are not getting on. Miyako: Really? How […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 19

[audio:miyako19.mp3] Download audio file (miyako19.mp3) at omnos John: Hey Hiroko! How are you going? Hiroko: Pretty good. Yourself? John: Good. I feel like seeing a movie. Hiroko: Me too. Which movie do you want to see? John: I want to see Sixth Sense. Do you like Bruce Willis? Hiroko: Yeah, […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 15

[audio:miyako15.mp3] Download audio file (miyako15.mp3) at reverseZeRO Yumie: Hi Miyako, it’s me, Yumie. John says Ryusuke has a new girlfriend. An American girlfriend! Are you okay? Miyako: I’m okay but I feel sad and depressed and jealous. I feel terrible! Yumie: You are not okay! Where are you? Miyako: I’m […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 14

[audio:miyako14.mp3] Download audio file (miyako14.mp3) at ticklebug John: Hi Yumie, what are you doing? Yumie: I am studying. John: You are always studying. Yumie: Yeah, I know. I am a good student. I want to pass my exams and I want to get a good job. John: That’s good but […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 13

[audio:miyako13.mp3] Download audio file (miyako13.mp3) at Crowe Lee John: Do you smoke, Miyako? Miyako: Usually I don’t smoke but I am smoking now. John: Why are you smoking? Miyako: I feel sad. I feel depressed. John: Why are you sad? Miyako: My boyfriend doesn’t like me any more. I like […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 12

[audio:miyako12.mp3] Download audio file (miyako12.mp3) at panduh Miyako: Hello, John. How are you today? John: Good. I feel great. Miyako: Oh, I’m glad to hear that. What is new? Do you have a girlfriend yet? John: Maybe. I have a new friend. Her name is Hiroko. She comes from Kyushu […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 10

[audio:miyako10.mp3] Download audio file (miyako10.mp3) at MShades Hiroko: Where do you live? John: I live in Kyoto. Where do you live? Hiroko: I live in Otsu. Otsu is in Shiga but it is near Kyoto. John: I know Otsu. Who do you live with? Hiroko: I live alone. It is […] Read more »