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English Speech Contest: 令和5年度第40回全国商業高等学校英語スピーチコンテスト
On Saturday, September 17th, 2023, the national competition of English speech contest for commercial high schools was held in Tokyo at United Nations University. Yuri Kawashima from Yonago Shoin High School represented Tottori prefecture and competed in the recitation section. There were forty-seven contestants from each prefecture in Japan. Twelve were chosen to proceed to the finals in order for the winner to be decided. Although Ms. Kawashima did not proceed to the finals, she did her best saying her English speech in front of 100 people. She built up her English public speaking skill through this competition and gained valuable experience. It was memorable event for all attendees.
Special thanks to all teachers of Yonago Shoin High School, Yonago Shoin student council members and Yonago Shoin PTA association for all their support and for making it possible to compete in this national competition.