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Onomatopoeia of foods in Japanese 1 (オノマトペ)

Do you know Onomatopoeia? This means  sound effects often used in manga, like “bang” ,”boon”. We use onomatopoeia in ordinary conversation. For example, crunchy is often expressed by Japanese as “Kari kari”,”Pori pori “,”Bori bori”,and”Gari gari”. We use different expressions depending foods. I can not introduce all of them, because, there are approx. 4500 expression …

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10 Healthy Seaweeds You should know!(海藻)

I’ve heard that foreigners take kombu into a bathtub for thalassotherapy…but the Japanese NEVER do that. Because, kombu is for foods in Japan. When talk about this food to westerners, I was said “It’s joke…”We must feel gross each other.😅 Today I introduce representative Japanese seaweed. Contents Nori(海苔 / のり)Ariake nori (有明のり)Tsukudani (佃煮)Wakame (わかめ / …

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