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Old 03-29-2010, 05:57 AM   #11
Location: Indiana
Join Date: May 2006
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Re: Call-out for "I yield" in Japanese

My judo coach has never made the distinction. We use "matte" for stop or tap. If the coach says it, you stop. If you can't tap and you say it, your partner stops.

- Don
"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough" - Albert Einstein
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