Miyako’s Education – Part 9

[audio:miyako9.mp3] Download audio file (miyako9.mp3) at james spahr John: I am lonely. I feel lonely. I feel really lonely. I live in Japan but I don’t speak Japanese. I study at a Japanese university but I don’t understand anything. People are nice, but I am still lonely. Everybody is kind, […] Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 8

John: I like you but you have a boyfriend and I like Yumie too, but she has a boyfriend too. Miyako: I see. I have a boyfriend, and Yumie has a boyfriend, but you don't have a girlfriend. Do you feel lonely? Read more »

Miyako’s Education – Part 7

[audio:miyako7.mp3] Download audio file (miyako7.mp3) at quitelucid John: So, do you like biology, Yumie? Yumie: Yes, I do. I really like it. I love plants and animals. John: I like nature too. Yumie: My boyfriend really likes nature. He is a white water rafting guide. John: Oh, is your boyfriend […] Read more »

Miyako's Education – Part 5

[audio:miyako5.mp3] Download audio file (miyako5.mp3) at davemattock John: Do you want coffee or tea? Yumie: Actually I don’t drink coffee or tea. I drink juice. John: Is orange juice okay? Yumie: Sure. Thank you. John: What kind of test is it? Yumie: It’s a biology test. John: Oh, you study […] Read more »