Have a conversation with your tutor using the questions below as starting points. It's okay not to do all 10 questions. Go where the conversation takes you!
Did you live through the Bubble?
What kind of crazy things did people buy during the Bubble?
What did people like to do for fun during the Bubble?
What kind of music was big during the Bubble?
What kind of fashion was popular during the Bubble?
What Japanese companies were really big during the Bubble?
What TV shows were really popular during the Bubble?
What kind of terms were popular during the Bubble (ex. itameshi, obatarian)?
What caused the Bubble to end?
How have Japanese people changed since the Bubble?
FLUENCYthe ability to speak smoothly
without pauses or fillers
INTERACTIONthe ability to manage a conversation