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Japanese economic power is growing. But we can't tell how long it will last.


Urban life is convenient. But there are too many stresses.


His talk is interesting, but there is no content.


I met her for the first time; but I felt close to her as if I had known her for a long time.


Yamamoto was told by his doctor to quit smoking, but he doesn't seem to have any intention of quiting.


He is talented, but he is not using his talents.


I studied hard for today's exam without sleeping, but I couldn't do it at all.


My younger sister studies hard and she is intelligent, but somehow her grades are not good.


That guy is really sharp, isn't he? But, he has a bad character, you know.


You job must keep you busy. Yes, but it is interesting.


I'm dying to go to Japan. But I don't have money, so I can't go there.


I'm in Tokyo now, and I feel that Tokyo is full of energy, after all.

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