Midlife Crisis or Midlife Awakening? Reframing Midlife #176

日本ではあまり聞きなれない言葉ですが、「中年の危機」は日本人も経験することなのでしょうか。While it's a term unfamiliar to many in Japan, could it be possible that Japanese people also experience this 'mid-life crisis'? Join us as we unravel this intriguing query.

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単語 (Vocabulary)

心理学(しんりがく)関連(かんれん)(Psychology related):
概念(がいねん) - concept
不安(ふあん) - anxiety
経験(けいけん) - experience
成長(せいちょう) - growth
幸福(こうふく)() - happiness level
価値(かち) - value
設計(せっけい)() - blueprint, plan
(さい)評価(ひょうか) - reevaluation

離婚(りこん) - divorce
熟年(じゅくねん)離婚(りこん) - late-life divorce
婚活(こんかつ) - marriage hunting activity
結婚生活(けっこんせいかつ) - married life
結婚(けっこん)相手(あいて) - marriage partner

健康(けんこう) - health
体型(たいけい) - body shape

血統書(けっとうしょ)つき - pedigreed
ピチピチ - snug, tight-fitting (slang for clothes)

会話の話題 (Conversation Topics)

Have you ever experienced a midlife crisis? What was the experience like?

Have you ever thought about a career change? What kind of job are you interested in?

Have you ever had an experience that drastically changed your lifestyle? What was it?

What event caused you to reevaluate your relationships?

How has your awareness towards health and physique changed over the years?

What actions are you taking for self-growth?



Mamil - Wikipedia

No offence, I do wear these too. 

Video Podcast and Japanese Transcripts (Furigana Included/Excluded)

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