In Nagaoka city of Niigata has very famous fireworks display every August 2 to 3. This event started in 1840. It started in full scale on September 14 to 15, 1879 by persons related to red-light district. They put their savings together, and launched 4 sun, 5 sun, 7 sun size fireworks total 350 fireworks in festival of Senjyu-cyou yahata-sama. Now this fireworks display became very famous for big scale and gorgeous in all over Japan and one of top3 fireworks in Japan. The number of launches of fireworks is about 20,000. What is particularly famous is Phoenix. This is prayed for the revival from the Chuetsu great earthquake in October, 2004, it has 1.5 kilometers wide. Moreover it recognized to Guinness Book with the widest fireworks in the world. Every August 2 to 3, there are about 800,000 people gather from all of Japan!
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Have you heard of Tegucigalpa? Do you know about tortilla? Have you ever eaten baleadas? Can you guess what country all these are connected to?
Hi. Our name are Emi.S and Emi.K. Welcome to this country spotlight. I’d like to introduce Honduras to you on this show. Honduras is a beautiful country with lots of history that located in the part of Central America. I’ll be talking about a few basic facts, some history and Honduran cuisine. Let’s start.
Do you have a considerate mind? I’m always careful don’t to forget this mind. I think this is very important for us to live in comfort. Why I think so to? Because we are living as part of society, the society doesn’t consist if there is no consideration. Mother Teresa said “Kind (considerate) words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless”. I feel exactly the same way about this word. Consideration will make for good relationship, world peace, and the growth of yourself.
First of all, consideration will make for good relationship. It is very important for us. There is no bullying problem or suicide if everyone has this mind. There are consideration , we could notice and support who want to commit suicide. In addition, it leads to development of the business and country. Satisfying customer satisfaction is connected with the growth of business and nations.
Second, it leads to world peace. There is no dispute, racial discrimination or poverty, people are help and support each other. The countries in the world will unite together, it will become good environment with many smiling face and happiness.
Finally, it makes who can have inner reserves. So, if you don’t have inner reserves, you can’t have consideration. If you try to have consideration everyday, your life will change. Because consideration will make you liked by others, gentle , and a good listener . And these good relationship, world peace, and the growth of yourself will make you more wonderful person.
Consideration is a basic of human morality. I think everyone should always have this.
Hello everyone. My name is Emi Shirakura.
I live in Shibuya-ku in Tokyo, there is very convenient and comfortable. I like there very much. And I like swimming and dancing. I’m interested in synchronized swimming and belly dance.
By the way I have a dream which is to become international person. When I was a high school student, I was a member of dance team.This team is very famous for strong team in Japan and America, I went to America for the world dance competition. I experienced many kinds of people,culture, and so on. I was amazing!
So, this opportunity made me interested in the world. I want to go to many countries and extend my view. My friends are not only Japanese but also several foreign countries and who have international view. They give me a lot of stimulation therefore I can progress.?Someday I want to immigrate to a foreign country and enjoy my life there.