Japanese Word of the Day - passport (noun)


23
Nov
2014

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パスポート (パスポート) passport (noun)

パスポートと搭乗券をお願いします。
パスポートととうじょうけんをおねがいします。
Passport and ticket, please.

パスポートを持っていますか?
パスポートをもっていますか?
Do you have a passport?

パスポートを持っています。
パスポートをもっています。
I have a passport.

パスポートと搭乗券
パスポートととうじょうけん
passport and ticket

アメリカ人のパスポート
アメリカじんのパスポート
American passport

パスポートのスタンプ
パスポートのスタンプ
passport stamp

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Japanese Word of the Day - tourist (noun)


22
Nov
2014

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旅行者 (りょこうしゃ) tourist (noun)

旅行者が電車を待った。
りょこうしゃがでんしゃをまった。
The traveler waited for the train.

旅行者が電車を待つ。
りょこうしゃがでんしゃをまつ。
The traveler waits for the train.

旅行者が電車を待っている。
りょこうしゃがでんしゃをまっている。
The traveler is waiting for the train.

休暇中の旅行者
きゅうかちゅうのりょこうしゃ
tourist on vacation

旅行者の行き先
りょこうしゃのいきさき
tourist destination

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Japanese Word of the Day - train track (noun)


21
Nov
2014

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線路 (せんろ) train track (noun)

線路は危ないので気を付けてください。
せんろはあぶないのできをつけてください。
The train track can be a dangerous place so be careful.

線路のスイッチ
せんろのスイッチ
train track switch

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Japanese Word of the Day - book (noun)


20
Nov
2014

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本 (ほん) book (noun)

その男の子は、公園で本を読んでいる。
そのおとこのこは、こうえんでほんをよんでいる。
The boy is reading a book in the park.

その図書館には、数千におよぶテーマについて、百万冊以上の本がある。
そのとしょかんには、すうせんにおよぶテーマについて、ひゃくまんさついじょうのほんがある。
The library has over one million books on thousands of subjects.

授業までに、本の次の章を読んでおきなさい。
じゅぎょうまでに、ほんのつぎのしょうをよんでおきなさい。
The library has over one million books on thousands of subjects.

本を読む
ほんをよむ
read a book

本を開く
ほんをひらく
open book

本の陳列
ほんのちんれつ
book display

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Japanese Word of the Day - student (noun)


19
Nov
2014

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生徒 (せいと) student (noun)

私は全く良い生徒ではなかったが、それでも学校で習った事はたくさんある。
わたしはまったくよいせいとではなかったが、それでもがっこうでならったことはたくさんある。
I was never a great student, but I still learned a lot in school.

女子生徒
じょしせいと
female student

良い生徒
よいせいと
good student

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Nov
2014

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Japanese Word of the Day - lunch (noun)


18
Nov
2014

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昼食 (ちゅうしょく) lunch (noun)

たくさん昼食を食べると、午後眠くなるだろう。
たくさんちゅうしょくをたべると、ごごねむくなるだろう。
A big lunch will make you sleepy in the afternoon.

家族が昼食を食べている。
かぞくがちゅうしょくをたべている。
The family is having lunch.

昼食は、食堂で十二時からです。
ちゅうしょくは、しょくどうでじゅうにじからです。
Lunch is at twelve noon in the cafeteria.

昼食に、何を食べますか。
ちゅうしょくに、なにをたべますか。
What will you eat for lunch?

昼食を食べる
ちゅうしょくをたべる
eat lunch

軽い昼食
かるいちゅうしょく
light lunch

昼食休憩
ちゅうしょくきゅうけい
lunch break

昼食に
ちゅうしょくに
for lunch

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Japanese Word of the Day - furniture (noun)


17
Nov
2014

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家具 (かぐ) furniture (noun)

私達は火事の後、全ての家具を買い換えなくてはいけなかった。
わたしたちはかじのあと、すべてのかぐをかいかえなくてはいけなかった。
We had to replace all of our furniture after the fire.

家具が置かれた書斎
かぐがおかれたしょさい
home study with furniture

リビングの家具
リビングのかぐ
living room furniture

家具一点
かぐいってん
piece of furniture

家具屋
かぐや
furniture store

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Japanese Word of the Day - evening (noun)


16
Nov
2014

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夜 (よる) evening (noun)

夕飯の後の夜が楽しいです。
ゆうはんのあとのよるがたのしいです。
After dinner we enjoy our evening.

町の夜
まちのよる
evening in the city

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Japanese Word of the Day - luggage check (noun)


15
Nov
2014

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荷物検査 (にもつけんさ) luggage check (noun)

いくつかの路線では、線路の脇で荷物検査があります。
いくつかのろせんでは、せんろのわきでにもつけんさがあります。
There is a luggage check at trackside for some trains.

荷物検査の機械
にもつけんさのきかい
luggage check machine

荷物検査
にもつけんさ
baggage check

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