例会報告2018-12-03

The meeting minutes of December 3, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM N. Tanaka

Carlos Ghosn has been arrested regarding financial misconduct. Compared to

Mr. Toshio Doko, the 4th chairman of Japan Business Federation (Keidanren), Mr.

Ghosn is very different. Because Mr. doko lived a very simple life.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Kuroda

“compassion (noun)” “compassionate (adj.)” “compassionately (adv.)”

Ex. He is the owner of deep compassion. / compassionate hospitality /

She is wise and compassionate like me.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Yo. Watanabe

 

Helpers 

Timer  ———————    TM N. Tanaka

Grammarian—————    TM Horiuchi

Um/ah Counter————    TM Horiuchi

Vote Counter ————–    TM Takai

 

Joke Master              TM Takai

  1. Recently, old man driver’s traffic accident increased. One day the old man mistook the entrance of high-way. So, high-way patrol car chased his car and asked him. “You drove the wrong way.” Then, he answered while listening to music loudly, “Don’t mind, it’s way of my life”. The music which he is listening is “my way”.
  2. The Old woman’s car ran into the convenience store. She broke glass of the shop, but no one were injured. The shopkeeper was surprised and called police. Then, Police came to the convenience store. The policeman asked her, “Why did you run into the convenience store?” She answered, “Because this store has drive-through system.”
  3. Old man is in the license office with his wife. The office staff said, “If you give us back your driver’s license, I’ll give you commuter pass (Bus, Taxi).” He answered, “If you give me Mercedes Benz, I’ll give you back my driver’s license.”

 

Table Topic Session        TM Mizuno

  1. What do you think about these troubles in the sporting world? TM Kuroda 1’54
  2. What do you think about divorce? TM Takimoto 2’29
  3. Which is your opinion that son of Takanohana should become entertainer or shoemaker? TM Horiuchi   1’37
  4. What do you think about Takakeisyo who won Sumo tournament in November? TM Takai 2’18

Prepared Speakers

  1. PS1 CC#6 “Vocal Variety”

Title: “The book I love to read!”    TM Nakagami  7’22

  1. PS2 Pathways Motivational Strategies Level 2 Understanding your Communication Style

Title: “Tabi Toastmasters”     TM Sasaki  6’37

  1. PS3 AC#3 “Make them laugh”

Title:  “Get involved in something international!”  TM Takamiya  7’21

 

General Evaluator           TM Takayama

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Kuroda           3’21

IE2   TM Tajima           3’29

IE3   TM Takimoto         3’27

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Kuroda

Evaluator   ——-  TM Kuroda

Speaker     ——-  TM Sasaki

広告

例会報告 2018-11-19

The meeting minutes of November 19, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Chiba

Tokyo Olympic games will hold in 2020. Many foreign visitors will come to Japan.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Takai

“donate”

Ex. Haruki Murakami is donating drafts of his novels and other materials to

Waseda University.

“donation”

Ex. I donated my blood to the hospital. / Bit Coin is good for donation to the Red cross.

“donator”

Ex. We have many donators in Chiba city.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Nakagami

 

Helpers 

Timer  ———————    TM Takamiya

Grammarian—————    TM Takimoto

Um/ah Counter————    TM Takimoto

Vote Counter ————–    TM Takai

 

Joke Master              TM N. Tanaka

  1. Her mother-in-law was a good person, on the other hand, her father-in-law was mean. Unfortunately, her mother-in-law was passed away. Her father-in-law liked miso soup which mother-in-law made. But his son’s wife couldn’t make miso soup which her father-in-law liked. Finally, she succeeded to make miso soup. Because she put an insecticide in miso soup. Her father-in-law was very delighted.
  2. His wife was making a chocolate cake. The cake his wife made looked very delicious. So, her husband was going to taste. But his wife rejected. She said, “It’s for your funeral.”

 

Table Topic Session        TM Takayama

  1. How about your memory by sea traveling to Busan at golden week?

TM Takamiya 2’05

  1. How ware you surviving or enjoying or escaping from hot summer?

TM Horiuchi 1’17

  1. Would you tell us anything about this year’s weather? TM Takai   2’10
  2. What’s your impressive memory of autumn? TM Chiba 2’30

 

Prepared Speakers

  1. PS1 Pathways (Dynamic Leadership) : Ice Breaker

Title: “Who am I?”    TM Mizuno  6’29

  1. PS2 CC2 “Organize your speech”

Title: “My recent joyful time & experience!”     TM Yuri Watanabe  6’15

  1. PS3 Pathways Presentation Mastery Level #1 Project 2: Evaluation & Feedback 1st Speech

Title:  “Gingko Trees in Jingugaien”  TM Nishioka  7’50

 

General Evaluator           TM Horiuchi

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Yo. Watnabe      3’13

IE2   TM N. Tanaka        3’14

IE3   TM Kuroda           3’16

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Takamiya

Evaluator   ——-  TM Kuroda

Speaker     ——-  TM Mizuno

例会報告 2018-10-01

The meeting minutes of October 1, 2018.

 

Guests; TM Usui, TM Hatanaka

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Nishioka

The lime tree in her house fell down by the typhoon of the weekend.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Yu Watanabe

“scorch” “scorching”  Very hot  ex. It’s scorching outside.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Takamiya

 

Helpers 

Timer  ———————    TM Takimoto

Grammarian—————    TM Usui

Um/ah Counter————    TM Usui

Vote Counter ————–    TM Takimoto

 

Joke Master              TM Mizuno

 

Table Topic Session        TM Yo Watanabe

  1. Stable master Takanohana announced that he has resigned from the Japan Sumo Association. Do you think what will it influence on Sumo Association? TM Usui 2’16
  2. Many rats will come out when the Tsukiji market will move to Toyosu. How do you solve the problem? TM Tanaka 2’05
  3. When you stroll along the street, if you have time for one hour, how will you spend? TM Nakagami   1’41
  4. What do you think about the newly-elected governor in Okinawa who is against the government? TM Takayama 2’01

 

 

Prepared Speakers

  1. PS1 CC#5: Your Body Speaks

Title: “My Native Land’s the past & the present”    TM Nakagami   7’28

  1. PS2 Pathways PW Motivational Mastery #1 Education and feedback

Title: “Miracle apple”     TM Sasaki  5’11

  1. PS3 Pathways Presentation Mastery Level #1 Research and Presenting

Title:  “Yellow Stone National Park”  TM Kuroda  7’51

 

General Evaluator           TM Matsumoto

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM N Tanaka        3’29

IE2   TM Tajima          3’30

IE3   TM Takayama        3’20

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Nakagami

Evaluator   ——-  Three evaluators were tie scores.

Speaker     ——-  TM Nakagami

例会報告 2018-09-10

The meeting minutes of September 10, 2018.

 

Guests; TM Takai

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Yuri Watanabe

Natural disasters such as earthquakes and typhoons were caused recently.

Her hearing is getting worse. But the doctor said there was nothing the matter with her.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Takai

“entertain” “entertaining” ex. Entertain a person at dinner.

She secretly entertained thought of revenge.

That was an entertaining play.

Films should be entertaining.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Takimoto

 

Helpers 

Timer  ———————    TM M. Tanaka

Grammarian—————    TM Nishioka

Um/ah Counter————    TM Nishioka

Vote Counter ————–    TM M. Tanaka

 

Joke Master              TM Yo Watanabe

An old man asked the priest at the church. “Are there golf courses in heaven?” “I’ll answer your question tomorrow. The next day, an old man came to the church. The priest said, “I have a good news and a bad news. A good news is “There are golf courses in heaven. A bad news is “You’ll go to there next Monday in the afternoon.

 

Table Topic Session        TM Nakagami

  1. If you meet awful disaster, How would you protect yourself? TM M. Tanaka 2’25
  2. If you meet awful disaster, How would you protect yourself? TM Sasaki   2’00
  3. If you are Naomi Osaka’s mother, what will you do? TM Nishioka   1’42
  4. If you are Naomi Osaka’s father, what will you do? TM Takai 2’23

 

 

 

Prepared Speakers

  1. PS1 CC#1: The Ice Breaker

Title: “Life is challenge”    TM N. Tanaka   6’30

  1. PS2 Pathways Presentation Mastery #1 Ice Breaker

Title: “Most regrettable matter in my life”     TM Mizuno  6’12

  1. PS3 Pathways Presentation Mastery Level #1

Title:  “The death of an American Hero”  TM Takamiya  6’35

 

General Evaluator           TM Sasaki

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Takimoto        3’18

IE2   TM Horiuchi        2’39

IE3   TM Yo Watanabe     3’26

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Nishioka

Evaluator   ——-  TM Horiuchi

Speaker     ——-  TM N. Tanaka

例会報告 2018-9-3

The meeting minutes of September 3, 2018.

 

Guests; None

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Yo Watanabe

Taiwan and China relationship

 

Word of the Evening          TM Takimoto

“crux”   ex. The crux of problem, the crux of matter

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Tajima

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Horiuchi

Grammarian—————    TM Mizuno

Um/ah Counter————   TM Mizuno

Vote Counter ————–   TM Horiuchi

 

Joke Master              TM Takamiya

Old man visited the dormitory of University that he had graduated. He visited the room where he lived in. The room turned into nothing. He spoke to the man who live in the room, “Who is the woman?” He answered, “She is my sister.” The answer was the same answer which the old man said 30 years ago.

 

Table Topic Session        TM M. Tanaka

  1. What is your crux this summer? TM Yo Watanabe   2’07
  2. What is your crux toastmasters club journey? TM Takimoto   2’47
  3. What is your crux professional career? TM Horiuchi   1’48
  4. What is your crux in your life? TM Mizuno 2’21

 

Prepared Speakers

  1. PS1 TM N. Tanaka   Absent
  2. PS2 Pathways Presentation Mastery #1 Ice Breaker

Title: “Getting over the mountain”     TM Nishioka  5’34

  1. PS3 #CC10: Inspire your audience

Title:  “Permanently frozen Ground (Permafrost)”  TM Takayama  14’32

 

General Evaluator           TM Takimoto

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1

IE2   TM Takamiya       3’20

IE3   TM Kuroda          3’21

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Mizuno

Evaluator   ——-  No vote

Speaker     ——-  No vote

 

例会報告 2018-8-20

The meeting minutes of August 20, 2018.

 

Guest; TM Takai, TM Fujiyama, TM Matsumoto

 

farewell speech TM Hikosaka

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Takamiya

There are many typhoons this year. 20 typhoons already came this year.

 

Word of the Evening          TM Takimoto

“imminent”   ex. Imminent danger

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Nishioka

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Yo. Watanabe

Grammarian—————    TM Takamiya

Um/ah Counter————   TM Takamiya

Vote Counter ————–   TM S. Matsumoto

 

Joke Master              TM Yu. Watanabe

  She introduced the very good story that happened recently. Two-year-old boy went missing, the 78-year-old “super volunteer” Mr. Obata found him. The toddler was found, alive and well, in a forest around 500 meters away from the location where his grandfather last saw him.

 

Table Topic Session        TM Hijikata

  1. Which country would you like to live other than Japan?

 

  1. London, England TM S. Matsumoto   1’53
  2. Heaven or hell? TM Fujiyama   2’19
  3. USA TM Takai   2’06
  4. Kauai Island Hawaii TM Nishioka 1’29

 

Prepared Speakers               

  1. PS1 Dynamic Leadership #2 Evaluation and Feedback

Title:  Finding Myself 2nd season     TM M. Tanaka   6:51

  1. PS2 CC#4 How to say it

Title: “What is LGBT?”     TM Nakagami  7’01

  1. PS3 #1: Ice Breaker

Title:  “About my work”  TM Horiuchi  4’39

 

General Evaluator           TM Takayama

 

Individual Evaluators

IE1   TM Mizuno           3’25

IE2   TM Kuroda          3’26

IE3   TM Takimoto         3’42

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Fujiyama

Evaluator   ——-  TM Kuroda

Speaker     ——-  TM Nakagami

 

Unfortunately TM Hikosaka and TM Hijikata will leave the Tsudanuma Toastmasters Club. I hope they will be back to the club someday.

 

Next meeting is August 20th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

TM渡辺要

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 水野

11.Prepared Speech2

TM西岡

2.Word of the Evening

TM 滝本

7.Vote Counter

TM 堀内

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 高山

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 田嶋

8.Joke Master

TM 仲上

13.General Evaluator

TM滝本

4.Timer

TM 堀内

9.Table Topics

TM M.田中

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 佐々木

10.Prepared Speech1

TM N.田中

14.TM ?

15.TM 高宮

16.TM 黒田

 

 

 

例会報告 2018-8-6

The meeting minutes of August 6, 2018.

 

Thought of the Evening       TM Mizuno

Chinese President Xí Jìnpíng

 

Word of the Evening          TM Kuroda

“mushroom” (Noun, Adj, Verb)

  1. Mushroom cloud/ soup

New buildings have mushroomed in the center of the room.

It mushroomed into a mass movement.

 

Toastmaster of the Evening      TM Takayama

 

Helpers 

Timer ———————    TM Hikosaka

Grammarian—————    TM Horiuchi

Um/ah Counter————   TM Tajima

Vote Counter ————–   TM Oka

 

Joke Master              TM Hijikata

  “Adult joke” Love affair with an actress and Bill Gates of Microsoft Corporation.

 

Table Topic Session        TM N. Tanaka

  1. If you select the partner, which do you prefer, AI or traditional way?

TM M. Tanaka   1’33

  1. What do you think that your job is replaceable with AI? TM Hikosaka   1’06
  2. Is it a good idea of giving 2 dollars to make children read a book?

TM Tajima   2’14

  1. Do you think that it is good idea to discount insurance by health checks result?

TM Horiuchi   1’45

  1. Do you like the Starbucks Coffee which gave a policy not to use the plastic straw? TM Oka 1’27
  2. What do you have any impressions about the atomic bomb? TM Kuroda  2’41

 

Prepared Speakers               

  1. PS1 CC#4 : How to say it

Title:  What is LGBT?       TM Nakagami (absent)

  1. PS2 AC#3 The Monodrama

Title: Monologue of Ulysses     TM Y. Watanabe  5’37

  1. PS3 AC: Interpreting Poetry from Interpretive Reading

Title:  “Youth” By Samuel Ullman  TM Takimoto  8’08

 

General Evaluator           TM Takamiya

 

Individual Evaluators

IE2   TM M. Tanaka       3’47

IE3   TM Sasaki           3’04

 

Best Speakers

Table Topics ——-  TM Tajima

 

Unfortunately TM Oka will leave the Tsudanuma Toastmasters Club. I hope she will be back to the club someday.

 

Next meeting is August 20th, 2018. Role assignments are as follows.

1.Thought of the Evening

TM 高宮

6.Ah-Um Counter

TM 高宮

11.Prepared Speech2

TM 仲上?

2.Word of the Evening

TM 滝本

7.Vote Counter

TM 渡辺要

12.Prepared Speech3

TM 堀内

3.Toastmaster of the Day

TM 西岡?

8.Joke Master

TM Yu. 渡辺

13.General Evaluator

TM高山

4.Timer

TM 黒田

9.Table Topics

TM 土方

14-16Individual Evaluator
5.Grammarian

TM 高宮

10.Prepared Speech1

TM M.田中

14.TM水野

15.TM 黒田

16.TM 滝本