Here are 10 objects that pretty much any Japanese person would recognize, but which may not be so familiar to foreigners. How many do you know? (Bonus points for knowing the Japanese name as well.)
There hints above the pictures will become visible if you highlight them. Click here for the answers.
#1 Hint: Kind of the opposite of a lawnmower.
#2 Hint: Usually at least two meters long.
#3 Hint: Not a nunchaka!
#4 Hint: For women who want to look more Western.
#5 Hint: It might help you sleep better.
#6 Hint: Used for cleaning.
#7 Hint: Standard equipment in a soapland.
#8 Hint: Used with something green.
#9 Hint: Associated with death.
#10 Hint: They’re protecting something.