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linked to #71862
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  • Jan 29th 2013, 14:01
unlinked from #71862
linked to #2719961

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Sentence #234486

この[] 国[くに] で[] は[] 男性[だんせい] は[] いつも[] 女性[じょせい] の[] 前[まえ] を[] 歩く[あるく] 。[]

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Men always walk in front of women in this country.
या देशात माणसं नेहमीच स्त्रियांच्या पुढे चालतात.


Jan 29th 2013, 13:04
I'd suggest changing
or unlinking
Sep 4th 2013, 17:27
Asia is a big place. Would this work if Asia was replaced by Japan?
Sep 4th 2013, 17:34
I don't know if this is accurate, but I found this: "In public, some women in Omiya still walk a few steps behind their husbands on the narrow, winding slivers of pavement that pass for streets, the women careful not to offend a man's dignity by stepping on his shadow." http://www.nytimes.com/1996/06/...all&src=pm
Sep 4th 2013, 17:37
> この国では
Good idea. ^^
Sep 4th 2013, 17:43
Yes, no more quarrels. Have you ever heard something about not walking on a man's shadow? Seems a bit crazy to me.
Sep 4th 2013, 17:45
> Have you ever heard something about not walking on a man's shadow?
Sep 4th 2013, 17:49
That article seems to be full of misinformation and cliches about Japan.

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