Fun with vocabulary 2

I was rewatching Moshidora last week. The opening theme is quite nice, and has a cute play on words. The Japanese use a lot of English loan words, including nooto, ノート (with a stretched vowel pronounced something like, not for a notebook. On the other hand, their own similar words have different meanings: の (no) is a possessive, and 音 (oto) is a sound. Yume means dream. So the opening line of the song: yume, yume no oto, is talking about the sound of a dream in a dream notebook.


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