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Old 07-07-2009, 11:15 AM   #8
Location: Miami, FL
Join Date: Aug 2000
Posts: 453
Re: Japanese Aikido Teachers - Translation

When I was training with one of my first sensei, who is Japanese, I had little difficulty comprehending his meaning. He would say in English only a word or two, sometimes a few, but they were almost always the exact proper words for the situation. I was curious for years how this worked out, only to eventually discover he is near-fluent, if not totally fluent, in English!

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