Asadora (Morning Drama)  朝ドラ

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Asadora, 朝ドラ

 Asadora (Morning Drama)  朝ドラ

 

Asadora is the abbreviation of asa(morning) and dora (drama).

朝ドラは朝のドラマの省略語です。

This is a long series of TV drama lasting for half a year. NHK produces two series of asa-dora in a year, each starting in April or October.

NHKによって制作され、およそ半年つづきます。年に2回、それぞれ4月と10月にはじまります。

Asa-dora begins at eight from Monday to Saturday every morning.

NHKは、毎朝8時から8時15分にかけて、月曜日から土曜日にかけて放送します。

About 20 percent of Japanese people watch it every morning.

It is one of the most popular TV programs.

視聴率20パーセントを超えるこの番組は、人気番組のひとつです。

Asadora (Morning Drama)  朝ドラ

Two years ago, Charlotte Fox, an American actress, was chosen as a featured actress.

2年前に放送された朝ドラは、シャーロット・フォックスが主演でした。

She played the role of an Irish woman who married a Japanese young man.

日本人の若者と結婚したアイルランドの女性を演じました。

 Charlotte was isolated and lonely.  At first, she couldn't speak Japanese at all.  But she devoted all her energy to playing the role. Japanese people were greatly encouraged and moved by her desparate effort. 

何も知らない日本でさびしかったでしょう。孤独だったでしょう。日本語をまったく話せませんでした。しかし、それでもばんばって演技した彼女の姿に、日本人は感動しました。

Asadora (Morning Drama)  朝ドラ

At the end of the story, many Japanese had tears in their eyes  at the sight of teardrops in her eyes.

ドラマが終わったとき、彼女の目に涙が浮かんでいるのを見て、多くの日本人が涙しました。

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