Tag Archives | japan

Your Question 8 | What do you think about Christmas in Japan?

On the 8th episode of Your Question, we handle the following question:

Q: What do you (ALsensei) think about Christmas in Japan?

Download Video (48MB) ***Right Click->Save Link As

Continue Reading →

Teacher Interview 3 | Chris Wallace – Global Teacher


On the 3rd episode of the Teacher Interview, we talk to Chris Wallace, who has taught English all around the world!

In this interview, Chris shares his best tips and answers the following questions:

  • What are the differences teaching in various countries?
  • How do I improve my English?
  • How can I create opportunities to speak English in my hometown?
  • What does “lingua franca” mean?
  • What is your number one sightseeing tip for Tokyo?
  • and many more!

Download MP3 (21MB) Right Click->Save Link As

Continue Reading →

What do Foreigners Eat in Japan?

Steph and I eat and discuss our favorite Japanese food at WATAMI.

Some of the things we eat and discuss are:

Daikon Salad – 大根サラダ

Gyoza (Pot Stickers) – 餃子

Shrimp and Avocado Summer Rolls(with Bean Curd Skin) – えびとアボカドの湯葉春巻

Scallops and Mushrooms in Butter – ほたてとしめじバター

Sushi: Shrimp, Tuna, Salmon, Squid, Octopus, Sea Urchin – すし:えび、まぐろ、鮭、いか、たこ、うに

Raw Horsemeat – 馬刺し

(Pork-Based) Ramen – とんこつラーメン

Bonito Flakes – かつお節