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Two words on this list could not be verified as authentic and were removed. Get the magazine. Once you find yourself on Japanese soil, you start hearing them everywhere.

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What is your favourite word, concept or idea in the country you live in? As a musician, I noticed people say it to you when come off stage, or even when a rehearsal is over. Miyabi's hold over the Japanese cultural imagination had a limiting effect as well as a generative one, since it often prevented the direct expression of "cruder" emotions or unsavory aspects of life.

Lunch was followed by a seven-hour sobremesa, and, reportedly, a couple of bottles of whisky.

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Fri 27 Jul But Wa is another Japanese character. They only hate them because they hurt you. Andrew Roth in Moscow. Namiko Abe is a Japanese language teacher and translator, as well as a Japanese calligraphy expert.

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As millions head abroad on holiday, our correspondents choose the words that for them speak volumes about the countries they love and live in. Like many Westerners, my first impression of the Japanese was that they were work-obsessed machines.

In pretty much all areas of life, whether it be in the way people dress, how they behave, how well their homes are kept or how impeccably a cake is presented and a gift wrapped, Italians strive to achieve the bella figura, or beautiful figure.

Share On more Share On more More. Cover Image Credit: Gideon Davidson The blossoms of the Japanese cherry trees are intrinsically no more beautiful than those of, say, the pear or the apple tree: In Kyoto, a city in Japan, there are many Shinto shrines. You start to think if your family likes them better than they like you. Though they're basically conjoined twins now, wabi and sabi weren't always attached at the hyphen.

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