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hirashin

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Dear native English speakers,
I'm getting more and more stressful because I have to teach the language I'm not fluent in.
I hate English!

I'm afraid I have to say this again.
Would you please check my problems?
①彼は、毎年夏にここで泳いでいます。(毎年夏に= every summer→時間なので普通文末)
②私の父は、カメラ(camera)を3つ持っています。
③彼らは、今、学校でテニスをしています。 (学校で= at school)
④「あなたは、私の父を知っているんですか」「はい、知っています」
⑤メアリー(Mary)は、今、テレビを見ています。 (テレビを見る= watch TV)
⑥私は、たいてい(usually →普通は動詞の前)2時に昼御飯を食べています。 (2時に= at two o'clock)
⑦彼女らは、今、(その)公園で昼御飯を食べています。(「彼ら」も「彼女ら」も同じです。)
⑧私たちは、日曜日(複数形で)に、教会(church→礼拝などで行く場合theは付けない)へ行っています。[曜日の前には前置詞がつく]
⑨彼女は、今、日本の音楽を聞いています。
⑩マイクは、家では(at home→文末)、英語をしゃべっています。 (Mikeで始める)
⑪トムとジム(Jim)は、よく一緒に(together)学校へ行きます。(よく、しばしば= often[動詞の前に付ける])
⑫私の息子は、今、川(the river)で泳いでいます。[近所の特定の川を指しているので the が付く]
⑬「ロイ(Roy→男の子)は、よくこの(this)公園に来るんですか」「はい、そうです」
⑭私は、今、10ページ(page 10)を見ています。

My answer:
①He swims here every summer.
②My father three cameras.
③They are playing tennis at school.
④"Do you know my father?" "Yes, I do."
⑤Mary is watching TV (now).
⑥I usually eat/have lunch at two o'clock,
⑦They are eating/having lunch in the park (now).
⑧We go to church on Sundays.
⑨She's (= She is) listening to Japanese music.
⑩Mike speaks English at home.
⑪Tom and Jim often go to school together.
⑫My son is swimming in the river (now).
⑬"Does Roy often come to this park?" "Yes, he does."
⑭I'm (= I am) looking at page 10 (now).

Thanks in advance.
Hirashin
 

hirashin

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Thanks, johnnyG. I'm sorry I have asked a lot of questions here. I wish I could stop it. But I can't find any native speakers anywhere else.
 
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I wouldn't say Japanese music personally, it's not a recognised style. You could say enka, or J-pop, but otherwise I would have no idea what you meant.
Otherwise, all good!
 

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"Japanese music" is fine/preferable depending on the audience. If I said that to my mother she would understand that I was listening to music from Japan. If I told her I was listening to enka or j-pop she would have no idea what it was or where it was from.
 
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