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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.
(NORMAL SPEED)
コンディショナー
(kondishonā)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"conditioner"
(NORMAL SPEED)
コンディショナー
(SLOW)
コンディショナー
(NORMAL SPEED)
conditioner
(NORMAL SPEED)
いいコンディショナーは、髪のからまりを取る。
(Ii kondishonā wa, kami no karamari o toru.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"A good conditioner will take the tangles out of your hair."
(SLOW)
いいコンディショナーは、髪のからまりを取る。
2.
(NORMAL SPEED)
デオドラント
(deodoranto)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"deodorant"
(NORMAL SPEED)
デオドラント
(SLOW)
デオドラント
(NORMAL SPEED)
deodorant
(NORMAL SPEED)
体を洗った後、消臭用デオドラントを塗る。
(Karada o aratta ato, shōshūyō deodoranto o nuru.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Put on deodorant after washing to avoid bad odor.
"
(SLOW)
体を洗った後、消臭用デオドラントを塗る。
3.
(NORMAL SPEED)
液体せっけん
(ekitai sekken)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"liquid soap"
(NORMAL SPEED)
液体せっけん
(SLOW)
液体せっけん
(NORMAL SPEED)
liquid soap
(NORMAL SPEED)
液体せっけんは蛇口の隣にあります。
(Ekitai sekken wa jaguchi no tonari ni arimasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The liquid soap is next to the faucet."
(SLOW)
液体せっけんは蛇口の隣にあります。
4.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(kamo)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"duck"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
duck
(NORMAL SPEED)
湖にはたくさんの鴨がいます。
(Mizūmi ni wa takusan no kamo ga imasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"At the lake there are a lot of ducks."
(SLOW)
湖にはたくさんの鴨がいます。
5.
(NORMAL SPEED)
カラス
(karasu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"crow"
(NORMAL SPEED)
カラス
(SLOW)
カラス
(NORMAL SPEED)
crow
(NORMAL SPEED)
このお寺には、いつもカラスが十羽います。
(Kono o-tera ni wa, itsumo karasu ga jū-wa imasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"There are always ten crows at this temple. "
(SLOW)
このお寺には、いつもカラスが十羽います。
6.
(NORMAL SPEED)
ゴキブリ
(gokiburi)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"cockroach"
(NORMAL SPEED)
ゴキブリ
(SLOW)
ゴキブリ
(NORMAL SPEED)
cockroach
(NORMAL SPEED)
ゴキブリはみんなの嫌われ者です。
(Gokiburi wa minna no kirawaremono desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Cockroaches are hated by everyone."
(SLOW)
ゴキブリはみんなの嫌われ者です。
7.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(ka)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"mosquito"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
mosquito
(NORMAL SPEED)
蚊に刺されるとかゆい。
(Ka ni sasareru to kayui.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"It is itchy when you have a mosquito bite."
(SLOW)
蚊に刺されるとかゆい。
8.
(NORMAL SPEED)
建設作業員
(kensetsu sagyōin )
(NORMAL SPEED)
"construction worker"
(NORMAL SPEED)
建設作業員
(SLOW)
建設作業員
(NORMAL SPEED)
construction worker
(NORMAL SPEED)
建設作業員は、給料は高いが、とても大変な仕事だ。
(Kensetsu sagyōin wa, kyūryō wa takai ga, totemo taihen na shigoto da.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"You can earn a high salary as a construction worker, but it's really hard work. "
(SLOW)
建設作業員は、給料は高いが、とても大変な仕事だ。
9.
(NORMAL SPEED)
主婦
(shufu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"homemaker"
(NORMAL SPEED)
主婦
(SLOW)
主婦
(NORMAL SPEED)
homemaker
(NORMAL SPEED)
カリスマ主婦のキャラクター弁当が話題になっている。
(Karisuma shufu no kyarakutā bentō ga wadai ni natte iru.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The charismatic homemaker character bento has become a topic of interest."
(SLOW)
カリスマ主婦のキャラクター弁当が話題になっている。
10.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(kōri)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"ice"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
ice
(NORMAL SPEED)
夏はかき氷が食べたい。
(Natsu wa kakigōri ga tabetai.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I want to eat shaved ice in summer."
(SLOW)
夏はかき氷が食べたい。
11.
(NORMAL SPEED)
歴史
(rekishi)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"history"
(NORMAL SPEED)
歴史
(SLOW)
歴史
(NORMAL SPEED)
history
(NORMAL SPEED)
近現代の歴史に興味があります。
(Kingendai no rekishi ni kyōmi ga arimasu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I am interested in modern history."
(SLOW)
近現代の歴史に興味があります。
12.
(NORMAL SPEED)
地理
(chiri)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"geography"
(NORMAL SPEED)
地理
(SLOW)
地理
(NORMAL SPEED)
geography
(NORMAL SPEED)
彼の専攻は地理で、副専攻は心理学です。
(Kare no senkō wa chiri de, fukusenkō wa shinrigaku desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"He is a geography major, with a minor in psychology."
(SLOW)
彼の専攻は地理で、副専攻は心理学です。
13.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(mise)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"store"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
store
(NORMAL SPEED)
あっちのお店は高い。
(Atchi no o-mise wa takai.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"That store over there is expensive."
(SLOW)
あっちのお店は高い。
14.
(NORMAL SPEED)
市場
(ichiba)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"market"
(NORMAL SPEED)
市場
(SLOW)
市場
(NORMAL SPEED)
market
(NORMAL SPEED)
魚市場には、どの駅で降りればいいですか。
(Uoichiba ni wa, dono eki de orireba ii desu ka.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"What station should I get off at for the fish market?"
(SLOW)
魚市場には、どの駅で降りればいいですか。
15.
(NORMAL SPEED)
値段
(nedan)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"price"
(NORMAL SPEED)
値段
(SLOW)
値段
(NORMAL SPEED)
price
(NORMAL SPEED)
穀物の値段が急激に上がった。
(Kokumotsu no nedan ga kyūgeki ni agatta.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The price of grain skyrocketed."
(SLOW)
穀物の値段が急激に上がった。
16.
(NORMAL SPEED)
クーポン
(kūpon )
(NORMAL SPEED)
"coupon"
(NORMAL SPEED)
クーポン
(SLOW)
クーポン
(NORMAL SPEED)
coupon
(NORMAL SPEED)
クーポンを使うとお得です。
(Kūpon o tsukau to o-toku desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"It'll save your money if you use coupons."
(SLOW)
クーポンを使うとお得です。
17.
(NORMAL SPEED)
通路
(tsūro)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"aisle"
(NORMAL SPEED)
通路
(SLOW)
通路
(NORMAL SPEED)
aisle
(NORMAL SPEED)
通路を空けてください。
(Tsūro o akete kudasai.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Please clear the aisle."
(SLOW)
通路を空けてください。
18.
(NORMAL SPEED)
カバン
(kaban)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"bag"
(NORMAL SPEED)
カバン
(SLOW)
カバン
(NORMAL SPEED)
bag
(NORMAL SPEED)
"このカバンは私のです。
(Kono kaban wa watashi no desu.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"This bag is mine."
(SLOW)
"このカバンは私のです。
19.
(NORMAL SPEED)
写真
(shashin)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"photograph"
(NORMAL SPEED)
写真
(SLOW)
写真
(NORMAL SPEED)
photograph
(NORMAL SPEED)
彼は撮った写真の中の1枚を、Lサイズのプリントで注文した。
(Kare wa totta shashin no naka no ichi-mai o, eru-saizu no purinto de chūmon shita.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"He ordered a large size print of one of his photographs."
(SLOW)
彼は撮った写真の中の1枚を、Lサイズのプリントで注文した。
20.
(NORMAL SPEED)
炭酸飲料
(tansan inryō)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"soda"
(NORMAL SPEED)
炭酸飲料
(SLOW)
炭酸飲料
(NORMAL SPEED)
soda
(NORMAL SPEED)
ルートビアは一番好きな炭酸飲料だ。
(Rūto bia wa ichi-ban suki na tansan inryō da.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Root beer is my favorite kind of soda."
(SLOW)
ルートビアは一番好きな炭酸飲料だ。
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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