Japanese Word of the Day - singer (noun)


25
Oct
2014

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歌手 (かしゅ) singer (noun)

私は歌手です。
わたしはかしゅです。
I’m a singer.

オペラ歌手
オペラかしゅ
opera singer

男性歌手
だんせいかしゅ
male singer

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Japanese Word of the Day - wife (noun)


24
Oct
2014

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妻 (つま) wife (noun)

私はきれいで完璧な妻を探している。
わたしはきれいでかんぺきなつまをさがしている。
I am looking for a beautiful perfect wife.

彼女は妻であり、母です。
かのじょはつまであり、ははです。
She is a wife and a mother.

妻は夫を抱きしめている。
つまはおっとをだきしめている。
The wife is hugging the husband.

完璧な妻
かんぺきなつま
perfect wife

妻と母
つまとはは
wife and mother

夫と妻
おっととつま
husband and wife

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Japanese Word of the Day - police officer (noun)


23
Oct
2014

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警察官 (けいさつかん) police officer (noun)

警察官の仕事は、市民を守り、役に立つことです。
けいさつかんのしごとは、しみんをまもり、やくにたつことです。
The job of a police officer is to protect and serve the public.

警察官が、運転手に尋問をしている。
けいさつかんが、うんてんしゅにじんもんをしている。
The police officer is questioning the driver.

警察官
けいさつかん
police officer

制服を着た警察官
せいふくをきたけいさつかん
police officer in uniform

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Japanese Word of the Day - swan (noun)


22
Oct
2014

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白鳥 (はくちょう) swan (noun)

白鳥が湖を泳いでいる。
はくちょうがみずうみをおよいでいる。
The swan is swimming in the lake.

白鳥達が水面を泳いでいる。
はくちょうたちがすいめんをおよいでいる。
The swans are swimming in the water.

泳いでいる白鳥
およいでいるはくちょう
swimming swan

首の長い白鳥
くびのながいはくちょう
long neck swan

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Japanese Word of the Day - makeup (noun)


21
Oct
2014

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化粧 (けしょう) makeup (noun)

化粧用品
けしょうようひん
makeup kit

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Japanese Word of the Day - rabbit (noun)


20
Oct
2014

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兎 (うさぎ) rabbit (noun)

兎が野原にいる。
うさぎがのはらにいる。
The rabbit is in the field.

庭で、茶色い兎が葉っぱを食べている。
にわで、ちゃいろいうさぎがはっぱをたべている。
The brown rabbit is eating leaves in the garden.

茶色いうさぎ
ちゃいろいうさぎ
brown rabbit

緑の芝生にいる白い兎
みどりのしばふにいるしろいうさぎ
white rabbit in the green grass

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20
Oct
2014

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Japanese Word of the Day - Italy (proper noun)


19
Oct
2014

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イタリア (イタリア) Italy (proper noun)

古代ローマ帝国の中心は、現在のイタリアだ。
こだいローマていこくのちゅうしんは、げんざいのイタリアだ。
The heart of the ancient Roman empire was modern-day Italy.

イタリア最大の都市で首都はローマだ。
イタリアさいだいのとしでしゅとはローマだ。
The largest city and capital of Italy is Rome.

ファシスト政権下のイタリア
ファシストせいけんかのイタリア
Fascist Italy

イタリアの首相
イタリアのしゅしょう
Prime Minister of Italy

イタリアの各地域
イタリアのかくちいき
regions of Italy

イタリアの二十五の地域
イタリアのにじゅうごのちいき
25 Regions of Italy

イタリアの地図
イタリアのちず
map of Italy

イタリアのローマ
イタリアのローマ
Rome, Italy

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Japanese Word of the Day - field (noun)


18
Oct
2014

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野原 (のはら) field (noun)

野原に牛がいる。
のはらにうしがいる。
The cow is in the field.

ダチョウが野原を走っている。
ダチョウがのはらをはしっている。
The ostrich is running in the field.

野原にいる馬
のはらにいるうま
horse in a field

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Japanese Word of the Day - textbook (noun)


17
Oct
2014

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教科書 (きょうかしょ) textbook (noun)

一年で教科書全部を終えます。
いちねんできょうかしょぜんぶをおえます。
During the year we will cover the entire textbook.

教科書の十ページを開けて下さい。
きょうかしょのじゅっページをあけてください。
Please open your textbook to page ten.

科学の教科書
かがくのきょうかしょ
science textbook

青い教科書
あおいきょうかしょ
blue textbook

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