Ordering Pizza!


As we continue living in Japan, we are often amazed at how much we can understand and communicate to others, simply using facial expressions and actions. These types of tools are incredibly powerful, both to our own understanding and to being understood by others. That’s what makes the telephone so daunting for us: the visual aids, that help us so greatly, are removed.

Over the last few months, as my language abilities have been improving, the telephone has gotten marginally less daunting.…

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