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  • My proudest accomplishments

    Passed the foreign service examination after graduation of college.
    Worked for Ministry of Defense
    Nationally Qualified as licensed Tour Guide in English

  • Cities and countries I have visited

    Almost all European nations, Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador
    Among the above, Colombia is my favorite place for natural beauty and easygoing life style.

  • My interests in other cultures

    Latin music and dances
    German beer culture
    Welfare and education in Northern Europe

  • I'm an expert at...

    Patent translation
    Language pair: Japanese to English, Spanish, German vice versus

  • A personal challenge

    Ran 100kms for about six hours.

  • Favourite books/authors/films

    Starwars; Japanese I novels (Ich Roman); Kenzaburo Ooe; Yukio Mishima

  • Living abroad for one year

    Colombia or one of the Northern European nations

  • I always enjoy talking about...

    chatting about everything under the sun with people from all walks of life

  • Making the world a better place

    eliminate dictators

  • Personal skills


  • Childhood pleasures

    Playing outside

  • I recently learnt...

    Ikebana and tea ceremony

  • 10 years from now

    Maybe in the grave

  • I'm excited about...

    chatting or exchanging letters with pen pal friends including snail mail friends

  • Something uncommon about me


  • It was better before

    not so many cars or the air was clean

  • It is better now

    telecommunication or digitalization of things

  • I wish people knew more about...

    no discrimination due to color of skins and races

  • As a child, I wish...

    I wish I were born into a commercial-oriented family.

  • A career without obstacles

    pilot (civilian or military)

  • My parents and me

    religion (Buddhist)

  • My feeling about the future

    Yes and no

  • My opinion on human nature

    Rather selfish

  • I feel concerned about...

    Pandemic and next epidemic to possibly come

  • A trick or piece of advice

    Patience wins out in the end!

  • Life regrets

    It is too late to be sorry.

  • Improving the school system

    A wide range of foreign languages

  • Over or underrated

    Overrated: Men's position in executive classes
    Underrated: Women's position

  • Something to tell the world!

    Now, let' s chat openly about any topics in which you have interest in any language but as far as I can accompany with you.
    While I'm here on this site, I am going to make as many a friend as possible to become enlightened with different outlook on life.
    Come on in, everyone. Tomomaru is wholeheartedly waiting for you!