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What's Your Favorite Kind of JPod101 Story?

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What's Your Favorite Kind of JPod101 Story?

serious stories
2
6%
funny stories
15
47%
crazy lessons
15
47%
 
Total votes: 32

Yukiko05
New in Town
Posts: 4
Joined: March 29th, 2008 6:05 am

Favorite Stories

Postby Yukiko05 » June 2nd, 2008 11:39 pm



I really enjoy the stories with Faburitsio and Fuyuka :D
Also the Not So Regular Resturant series was great :P

danieru_s
Been Around a Bit
Posts: 41
Joined: March 5th, 2007 12:21 pm

Postby danieru_s » June 3rd, 2008 6:52 am

I like the stories, but am not a fan of Fabrizio -- his pronunciation is too over the top for me, but maybe that's the idea. An exaggerated way to teach pitch accent.

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Yukiko05
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Postby Yukiko05 » June 3rd, 2008 7:56 am

Yes, I know what U mean....he's very over the top and can be a bit annoying but I like the "everyday" feel of the conversations I get from what I've heard so far. I'm pretty new here so I might change my oppinion after a while :wink:
Dozo yoroshiku onegaishimasu *^_^*

SywenArk
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Posts: 16
Joined: April 28th, 2008 2:12 am

Postby SywenArk » July 17th, 2008 11:29 pm

Crazy stories are my favourites! Maybe it's because I laught a lot, but I have this strange impression that with crazy stories (or funny) I can remember so much better vocabs.
:D

indy138
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Posts: 9
Joined: February 29th, 2008 7:11 am
Location: Cambridge, UK
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Postby indy138 » August 4th, 2008 6:36 pm

I'm still a newbie, so I can only talk about those lessons. in Nihongo Dojo there was this bonus audio track about someone losing some ピンクのパンテ, which turned out to be Fabrizio's; I had to listen to that one over and over again :D

Also the story about the coma patient, who wakes up in the hospital and turns out to be an agent of the PSIA. Just as if it was out of a Japanese daily drama :)

So definitely I'd say the crazy stories are the most interesting.

johnpa
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Posts: 43
Joined: August 20th, 2007 11:59 am

Postby johnpa » August 5th, 2008 4:14 am

So far, I've only listened to the Newbie Lessons and Beginner up to 129. There haven't been any serious stories yet. So I voted for funny, because funny stories stick to my mind better than everyday interactions.
I think I would be interested in serious stories if they covered topics like politics, economy or the environment. I probably wouldn't enjoy stories about somebody's auntie getting cancer or somebody's parents getting a divorce.


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