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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Japanese.
Hi everybody, my name is Risa.
Welcome to The 800 Core Japanese Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Japanese.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
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ネクタイ
(nekutai)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"necktie"
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ネクタイ
(SLOW)
ネクタイ
(NORMAL SPEED)
necktie
(NORMAL SPEED)
ちゃんとネクタイを結ばないと、だらしなく見えますよ。
(Chanto nekutai o musubanai to, darashinaku miemasu yo.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"If you don't tie your necktie properly, you will look like a slob."
(SLOW)
ちゃんとネクタイを結ばないと、だらしなく見えますよ。
2.
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スーツ
(sūtsu)
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"suit"
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スーツ
(SLOW)
スーツ
(NORMAL SPEED)
suit
(NORMAL SPEED)
これは上品なスーツです。
(Kore wa jōhin na sūtsu desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"This is an elegant suit."
(SLOW)
これは上品なスーツです。
3.
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スニーカー
(sunīkā)
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"sneaker"
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スニーカー
(SLOW)
スニーカー
(NORMAL SPEED)
sneaker
(NORMAL SPEED)
スニーカーのひもがほどけていますよ。
(Sunīkā no himo ga hodokete imasu yo.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Your sneakers are untied."
(SLOW)
スニーカーのひもがほどけていますよ。
4.
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二十一
(ni-jū ichi)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"twenty-one"
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二十一
(SLOW)
二十一
(NORMAL SPEED)
twenty-one
(NORMAL SPEED)
そのビルは二十一階建てです。
(Sono biru wa ni-jū ikkai date desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The building has twenty-one stories."
(SLOW)
そのビルは二十一階建てです。
5.
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二十二
(ni-jū ni)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"twenty-two"
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二十二
(SLOW)
二十二
(NORMAL SPEED)
twenty-two
(NORMAL SPEED)
二十二は彼女が好きな数字です。
(Ni-jū ni wa kanojo ga suki na sūji desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Twenty-two is her favorite number."
(SLOW)
二十二は彼女が好きな数字です。
6.
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三十三
(san-jū san)
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"thirty-three"
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三十三
(SLOW)
三十三
(NORMAL SPEED)
thirty-three
(NORMAL SPEED)
三十三本のブラシを買いました。
(San-jū san-bon no burashi o kaimashita.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I bought thirty-three brushes."
(SLOW)
三十三本のブラシを買いました。
7.
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四十四
(yon-jū yon)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"forty-four"
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四十四
(SLOW)
四十四
(NORMAL SPEED)
forty-four
(NORMAL SPEED)
パーティーにはテーブルが四十四必要です。
(Pātī ni wa tēburu ga yon-jū yon hitsuyō desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"We need forty-four tables for the party."
(SLOW)
パーティーにはテーブルが四十四必要です。
8.
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五十五
(go-jū go)
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"fifty-five"
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五十五
(SLOW)
五十五
(NORMAL SPEED)
fifty-five
(NORMAL SPEED)
私のテレビは五十五チャンネルあります。
(Watashi no terebi wa go-jū go channeru arimasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"My TV has fifty-five channels."
(SLOW)
私のテレビは五十五チャンネルあります。
9.
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学生
(gakusei)
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"student"
(NORMAL SPEED)
学生
(SLOW)
学生
(NORMAL SPEED)
student
(NORMAL SPEED)
彼女はいい学生です。
(Kanojo wa ii gakusei desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"She is a good student."
(SLOW)
彼女はいい学生です。
10.
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見る
(miru)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"watch"
(NORMAL SPEED)
見る
(SLOW)
見る
(NORMAL SPEED)
watch
(NORMAL SPEED)
リビングに行って映画を見よう。
(Ribingu ni itte eiga o miyō.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Let's go to the living room and watch a movie."
(SLOW)
リビングに行って映画を見よう。
11.
(NORMAL SPEED)
教室
(kyōshitsu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"classroom"
(NORMAL SPEED)
教室
(SLOW)
教室
(NORMAL SPEED)
classroom
(NORMAL SPEED)
ここは教室です。
(Koko wa kyōshitsu desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"This is a classroom."
(SLOW)
ここは教室です。
12.
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校
(gakkō)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"school"
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校
(SLOW)
学校
(NORMAL SPEED)
school
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校まで毎朝バスで行きます。
(Gakkō made maiasa basu de ikimasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I go to school by bus every day."
(SLOW)
学校まで毎朝バスで行きます。
13.
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校のいす
(gakkō no isu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"school chair"
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校のいす
(SLOW)
学校のいす
(NORMAL SPEED)
school chair
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校のいす用の座布団を買った。
(Gakkō no isu yō no zabuton o katta.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I bought a cushion for my school chair."
(SLOW)
学校のいす用の座布団を買った。
14.
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学校の机
(gakkō no tsukue)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"school desk"
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校の机
(SLOW)
学校の机
(NORMAL SPEED)
school desk
(NORMAL SPEED)
学校の机は全部新しい。
(Gakkō no tsukue wa zenbu atarashii.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The school desks are all new."
(SLOW)
学校の机は全部新しい。
15.
(NORMAL SPEED)
ネットサーフィンする
(netto sāfin suru)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"surf the internet"
(NORMAL SPEED)
ネットサーフィンする
(SLOW)
ネットサーフィンする
(NORMAL SPEED)
surf the internet
(NORMAL SPEED)
寝る前に毎晩ネットサーフィンする。
(Neru mae ni maiban netto sāfin suru.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I surf the internet every night before bed."
(SLOW)
寝る前に毎晩ネットサーフィンする。
16.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(kita)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"north"
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(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
north
(NORMAL SPEED)
北枕で寝る。
(Kitamakura de neru.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I sleep with my head toward the north in this direction."
(SLOW)
北枕で寝る。
17.
(NORMAL SPEED)
帰り
(kaeri)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"return"
(NORMAL SPEED)
帰り
(SLOW)
帰り
(NORMAL SPEED)
return
(NORMAL SPEED)
帰りはいつですか。
(Kaeri wa itsu desu ka.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"When is your return?"
(SLOW)
帰りはいつですか。
18.
(NORMAL SPEED)
風呂に入る
(furo ni hairu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"bathe"
(NORMAL SPEED)
風呂に入る
(SLOW)
風呂に入る
(NORMAL SPEED)
bathe
(NORMAL SPEED)
夕方仕事の後にお風呂に入るのが好きだ。
(Yūgata shigoto no ato ni o-furo ni hairu no ga suki da.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I like to bathe in the evening just after work."
(SLOW)
夕方仕事の後にお風呂に入るのが好きだ。
19.
(NORMAL SPEED)
寝る
(neru)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"sleep"
(NORMAL SPEED)
寝る
(SLOW)
寝る
(NORMAL SPEED)
sleep
(NORMAL SPEED)
柔らかい布団で寝たい。
(Yawarakai futon de netai.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I want to sleep in a soft futon."
(SLOW)
柔らかい布団で寝たい。
20.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(minami)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"south"
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(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
south
(NORMAL SPEED)
九州は日本の南にあります。
(Kyūshū wa Nihon no minami ni arimasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Kyushu is located in the south of Japan."
(SLOW)
九州は日本の南にあります。
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
またね!(mata ne!)

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