2017年11月15日水曜日

Writing-Sr.2-Nov.15th

What do you think-2
What are some examples of colors with special meanings in your culture?

Write 5-8 sentences in response. Make sure to clarify your response (opinion) and explain with example(s).
TS  White and red have special meanings in Japanese culture.
<= SS-1 White represents cleanliness and innocence.
D-1.1When white clothes are worn, they are expected to be clean such as shirt, socks and handkerchief.
D-1.2It also gives pure and innocent image if there are no stains or marks such as wedding kimono and baby clothes.
<= SS-2 Red is a bright and shining color and represents sun in Japan.
D-2.1It isn’t usually used as the main color for clothes or signs but draws attention and gives sharper image.
D-2.2It especially goes well with white like our national flag or kimono.
CS  In Japan, white and red are very important and meaningful colors.

36 件のコメント:

  1. Black has many meanings in Japanese culture .
    First ,it represents death.
    When someone die ,we have to wear black cloth to attend Otuya or funeral .
    Also,it represents humans more beautiful.
    In the early period,some women painted black on their teeth that is called Ohaguro .However in modern world ,the thing have disappeared .
    For these reasons ,Black has many meanings in Japan.

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    1. The first SS supports the TS but the second doesn't.
      Sing-Plural errors!

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  2. Blue and white have special meaning in Japanese culture.
    Blue gives some images of Japan such as Mt.Fuji or ocean.
    Japan is surrounded by ocean, and the most color of Mt.Fuji is blue.Then I thought blue is familiar color for Japanese people.
    White represent coldness and winter.
    There is a big event in winter.It's New Year.Japanese family gather in one place to say "Happy New Year" and eat "Osechi." Then I thought white is a Japanese symbol color.
    Blue and white describe Japan accurately.

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    1. Neither SS supports the TS.
      "I thought..." doesn't support TS or SS.
      Sing-Plural errors!

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  3. Navy have special meanings in Japan.
    Navy represents sincerity and sosaiality.
    Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
    My school uniform and sports uniform use navy.
    Also, many companies use navy as logos.
    Navy has cooperativeness, so it can match various impression.
    In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    1. Good try!: meaning->meaningful
      Use pronouns to avoid repeating the same word.
      Sing-Plural errors!
      Use the phrases you know.

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    3. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents serious and social.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school uniform and sprts uniform are used navy.
      Aiso, many companies use it as their logos.
      It is suitable, matches well and has good impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningfull color.

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    4. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Many navy clothes are worn at public places such as school and ofice.
      Both my school uniform and sports uniform use navy.
      Also, many famous campanies use navy on their logos.
      Navy has harmony, so it can match varius impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    6. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      Also, school uniform and sports uniform use navy.
      So,It can give match various impression.
      Compaines use navy as logos,too.
      In thease reasons, navy is a meaningful color in Japan.


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    7. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and society.
      Navy clothes are warn at some public places such as school and office.
      Her school uniform and sports uniform use it.
      Also, many companies use navy as logos.
      It can use many way, so it has various impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    8. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school uniform and sports uniform are navy.
      Also, many companies use it as their logos.
      It has meaning of cooperation, so it can match various impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    9. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school,office and so on.
      My school uniform and sport uniform use this color.
      Also,many companies use it as logos.
      It can give various impression to us because it matches everything.
      In Japan,navy is a meaningful color

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    10. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerely and sociality.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school uniform and sports uniform are used navy.
      Also, many companies use navy as logos.
      Navy is cooperative color, so it suited for various impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    11. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school uniform and sport uniform use navy.
      Also, logos of companies use navy.
      It is cooperative, so it can match various impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    12. Navy has special meanings in Japanese culture.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Navy clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school use the color for school and sports uniform.
      Also, many companies use navy as logos.
      Navy can have a balance, so it matches various impression.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color.

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    13. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and sociality.
      Its clothes are worn at the public places such as school and office.
      My school uniforme and sports uniform is Navy.
      Also, many companies use it as logos.
      It has cooperativeness so it can match various impressions.
      In Japan, Navy is a meaningful color.

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    14. Navy has special meaningfull in Japan.
      It represents sincerity.
      Navy clothes are worn at public places,such as schools and offices.
      My school uniform and sports uniform use navy.
      Also,Many companies's logos use it.
      It has good combination with other color's clothes.
      It can match various impression.
      In Japan,nevy is a meaningful color.

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    15. Navy has special meanings in Japan.
      It represents sincerity and being social.
      Schools, offices and stores often use navy for their uniforms to show sincere and serene attitude.
      Also, many Japanese companies use navy in their logos.
      In Japan, navy is a meaningful color and is used in various occasions.

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  4. Black has special meanings in Japanese culuture.
    Black represents death.
    When someone died, we wear all black and formal clothes to respect them.
    Other color, especially white, represents happiness and joy so they doesn't match with such the sad thing.
    Death bring us a lot of sad and it can say the most biggest event in our life.
    In Japan, black is a important color.

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    1. What "Other color..." and "Death bring..." sentences support?
      Sing-Plural errors!

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  5. White have special meanings in Japanese culture.
    First, we see white a lot of scenes
    For example,the colors of national flag of Japan are white and red.
    They are also used curtain of entrance and graduation ceremony.
    Second, white is used a lot.
    The official clothes such as wedding dress, wedding kimono and shirt under the suit are white.
    White is important color in Japanese culuture.

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    1. What is the difference in the first SS and the second SS?
      Sing-Plural errors!

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  6. Spain has relation with red color.
    Red represents passion in this country.
    Ordinarily, they wear red costume when they dance flamenco.
    There are many festivals that use this colar.
    For example,one of the famous festival in the world "Tomatina" use a lot of tomatos.
    Also, many foregin countries have had the image of red for many years.
    Spain had large territory so it was called "the empire on which the sun never set".
    So, red is important in Spain.


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    1. Good examples!
      1st sentence => Red ...

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  7. Yellow has spetial meaning in Japan.
    Yellow represents money and stars.
    When the picture of money or star are drawn, it is usally used yellow.
    But stars are many kinds such as red, blue, white and so on, and Japanese money is almost silver or sometimes copper.
    Yellow is familiar and meaningful colors.



    green signal say blue green island blue sky

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  8. White has special meaning in Japanese culture.
    It symbolizes people's lives.
    When babies are born, they wear white clothes, and when people are cremated, they wear white clothes.
    Also bride and groom are wearing white dress and tuxedo at the wedding.
    White is used at the turning point of life.
    White is special in Japan.

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    1. Well explained.
      3. When ... they are put on white clothes.
      When people ..., they are put on ...

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  9. Dark red has special meanings in my school.
    My school is belongs to Waseda University and its color is dark red.
    The color represents that my school is one of the affiliated schools of Waseda University.
    And also we can be a group through the color.
    When we support the school baseball team, everyone wears something dark red such as towel and cap.
    And when the team score, we put our arms around each others’ shoulders with who sits next to even if we are unknown.
    We can do something together through dark red.
    In my school, dark red is very important color.

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    1. The first SS and SD support the TS very well.
      But the second SS is questionable. Is it because of the color?

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  10. Red and white is the color mean something special in Japan.
    Red means passion and sun.
    Japanese national flag use it to mean sun.
    White means clean, purity, and honesty.
    It also use as background in Japanese national flag.
    These colors using to certen, for example, at some festival.
    So, red and white mean celebrate.

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    1. Good example. and explanations.
      What does the 6th sentence mean?
      CS: celebate???
      Sing-Plural errors!

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    2. Red and white are the color mean something special in Japan.
      Red means passion and sun.
      Japanese national flag use it to mean sun.
      White means clean, purity, and honesty.
      It also use as background in Japanese national flag.
      These colors using for curtain in some festival, like wedding.
      So, red and white mean celebration.

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  11. Red has special meanings in Japanese culture.
    It protects us from evil spirits.
    There are some red buildings in a shirine,such as "Torii".
    They protect the Buddha from evil spirits.
    It also represents sun.
    Japanese flag has a red and It represent the rising sun.
    In ancient Japan,Japanese named Japan " The land of the rising sun".
    Red is very important color in Japan.

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