Today was my first day in school. I am in a class of seven – one each from Russia (M), Hong Kong (F), Singapore (F), Myanmar (F), France (M), Poland (M), and America (me.
Very little English spoken, although all seem to be fluent in it. we were introduced to the first few characters of hiragana – the main phonetic alphabet, which is old hat to me, and a dozen or so words to introduce people. Many of these were formal, where I earned basically informal, so tonight I have to do some memorizing.
Quiz tomorrow on the hiragana. no sweat.
Nice teacher – Hishoni sensei. I will try for pictures tomorrow and add them here.