I was just curoious about your thoughts on hikikomori (as a phenomenon). Is it common where you live? Do you call it something else?
I live in Sweden, and we've seen a similar development here as in Japan, even though we call it "hemmasittande" (literally "sitting at home"). The...
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I caught a cold.風邪を引いた。Kaze-o...