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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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(kome)
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"rice"
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rice
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俵から米を取り出した。
(Tawara kara kome o toridashita.)
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"I took out rice from the straw rice-bag."
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俵から米を取り出した。
2.
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パン
(pan)
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"bread"
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パン
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パン
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bread
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湖のアヒルに、古くなったパンをやる。
(Mizūmi no ahiru ni, furuku natta pan o yaru.)
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"I feed old bread to the ducks at the lake."
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湖のアヒルに、古くなったパンをやる。
3.
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(tamago)
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"egg"
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egg
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卵をゆでる。
(Tamago o yuderu.)
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"I boil an egg."
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卵をゆでる。
4.
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(men)
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"noodle"
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noodle
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麺少なめでお願いします。
(Men sukuname de onegai shimasu.)
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"A small serving of noodles please."
(SLOW)
麺少なめでお願いします。
5.
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目覚まし時計
(mezamashidokei)
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"alarm clock"
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目覚まし時計
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目覚まし時計
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alarm clock
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目覚まし時計を朝五時にセットした。
(Mezamashidokei o asa go-ji ni setto shita.)
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"The alarm clock is set for 5 a.m."
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目覚まし時計を朝五時にセットした。
6.
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ドア
(doa)
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"door"
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ドア
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ドア
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door
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ドアは閉まっています。
(Doa wa shimatte imasu.)
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"The door is closed."
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ドアは閉まっています。
7.
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リモコン
(rimokon)
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"remote control"
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リモコン
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リモコン
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remote control
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男性がリモコンでテレビを消しています。
(Dansei ga rimokon de terebi o keshite imasu.)
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"The man is turning off the TV with the remote control."
(SLOW)
男性がリモコンでテレビを消しています。
8.
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拭く
(fuku)
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"wipe"
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拭く
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拭く
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wipe
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床を拭くのを忘れないで。
(Yuka o fuku no o wasurenaide.)
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"Don't forget to wipe the floor."
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床を拭くのを忘れないで。
9.
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メニュー
(menyū)
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"menu"
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メニュー
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メニュー
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menu
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お客様がメニューを見ている。
(O-kyaku-sama ga menyū o mite iru.)
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"The customer is looking at the menu."
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お客様がメニューを見ている。
10.
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雑誌
(zasshi)
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"magazine"
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雑誌
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雑誌
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magazine
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女性は雑誌を読んでいる。
(Josei wa zasshi o yonde iru.)
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"The woman is reading a magazine."
(SLOW)
女性は雑誌を読んでいる。
11.
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オーディオブック
(ōdiobukku)
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"audiobook"
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オーディオブック
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オーディオブック
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audiobook
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通勤中は、オーディオブックを聞いています。
(Tsūkinchū wa, ōdiobukku o kiite imasu.)
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"I listen to audiobooks during my commute to work."
(SLOW)
通勤中は、オーディオブックを聞いています。
12.
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テレビゲーム
(terebi gēmu)
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"video game"
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テレビゲーム
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テレビゲーム
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video game
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今週末に、新しいテレビゲームを買います。
(Konshūmatsu ni, atarashii terebi gēmu o kaimasu.)
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"I'm going to buy a new video game this weekend."
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今週末に、新しいテレビゲームを買います。
13.
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安い
(yasui)
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"cheap"
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安い
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安い
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cheap
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あのお店は安い。
(Ano o-mise wa yasui.)
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"That store is cheap."
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あのお店は安い。
14.
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高い
(takai)
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"expensive"
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高い
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高い
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expensive
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家は高いです。
(Ie wa takai desu.)
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"A house is expensive."
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家は高いです。
15.
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親切
(shinsetsu)
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"kind"
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親切
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親切
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kind
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彼女は、笑顔が素敵で、親切な人だ。
(Kanojo wa, egao ga suteki de, shinsetsu na hito da.)
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"She is a kind person with a big smile."
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彼女は、笑顔が素敵で、親切な人だ。
16.
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怖い
(kowai)
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"scary"
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怖い
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怖い
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scary
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怖い映画が嫌いです。
(Kowai eiga ga kirai desu.)
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"I hate scary movies."
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怖い映画が嫌いです。
17.
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リラックスする
(rirakkusu suru)
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"relaxing"
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リラックスする
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リラックスする
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relaxing
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音楽はリラックスする。
(Ongaku wa rirakkusu suru.)
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"Music is relaxing."
(SLOW)
音楽はリラックスする。
18.
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ポンド
(pondo)
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"pound"
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ポンド
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ポンド
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pound
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ポンドの略は“lb”です。
(Pondo no ryaku wa "eru bī" desu.)
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"The abbreviation for pound is lb."
(SLOW)
ポンドの略は“lb”です。
19.
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マイル
(mairu)
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"mile"
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マイル
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マイル
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mile
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1マイルはだいたい1.6キロメートルです。
(Ichi-mairu wa daitai itten roku-kiromētoru desu.)
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"One mile is roughly 1.6 kilometers."
(SLOW)
1マイルはだいたい1.6キロメートルです。
20.
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フィート
(fīto)
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"foot"
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フィート
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フィート
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foot
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1フィートは12インチです。
(Ichi-fīto wa jū-ni-inchi desu.)
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"There are twelve inches in a foot."
(SLOW)
1フィートは12インチです。
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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