Katherine K.

Location:

New York, NY

Member since:

January 25, 2011

Do I speak Japanese?__ seriously want to learn?__ want to teach?__

Yes, I do. But, very limited. Yes, I want to learn more. No, I don't think I am ready.

Do I have a favorite Japanese culture story that I want to tell you?

I read a newspaper article a few years ago, and it mentioned the old Japanese use paper fan as an instruction tool to instruct their army during war time. But, I am not 100% sure! Can someone please verify if it is part of their culture?

Why?... Yes! Why am I interested in the culture and language of the people of Japan?

There are 3 reasons: 1) I am always amazed by their abilities to recover after WWII 2) I love their cultural food, and 3) Most their older generation don't speak other languages, it is better to learn it in case I have to communication with them.

Will I help our Group as an Assistant Organizer, or a special event's Guest Organizer? Maybe__ No__ Yes__

Yes, if it is within my abilities. No, if I don't have time. Maybe, if I am in a bad mood.

__Yes, I have completed my Profile page and posted my modest passport-style ID photo to MAKE NEW FRIENDS faster & help all of you to find ME quick at our events. :)

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Introduction

I am Katherine. I am from Hong Kong, and Japanese is not a new language to me. I actually had to speak a little Japanese in order to communicate with my customers while I was working in Hong Kong. But, my Japanese language skill is very limited...

What Katherine K. is saying about this Meetup Group

Nice group. It will be better if it is more organized for the beginners : )


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