First Day of School

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.

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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.