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Beginners to upper beginners of Japanese! Improve your vocabulary, listening, and pronunciation skills with shadowing and repetition. Each week, we will break down a useful vocabulary word and example sentence.
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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 89: 一人います hitori imasu – There’s one person

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 89: 一人います hitori imasu – There’s one person

    ここには、アメリカ人(じん)が一人(ひとり)います。

    koko ni wa, amerika jin ga hitori imasu.

    here | at | as for | American person | (subject marker) | one person | exists

    There's one American here.

     

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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 88: ~に行く ~ni iku – to go for (the purpose of)

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 88: ~に行く ~ni iku – to go for (the purpose of)

    昨日(きのう)は、映画(えいが)を見(み)に行(い)きました。

    kinou wa, eiga o mi ni ikimashita.

    yesterday – as for – movie – (direct object marker) – to see – for the purpose of - went

    Yesterday, I went to see a movie.

     

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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 87:~になりました ~ni narimashita – Became

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 87:~になりました ~ni narimashita – Became

    掃除(そうじ)をしたので、部屋(へや)がきれいになりました。

    souji o shita node, heya ga kirei ni narimashita.

    cleaning – (direct object marker) – did – therefore – room – (subject marker) – beautifully – became

    I cleaned up, and now my room is clean.

     

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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 86: まだ~ていません mada ~ te imasen – Not yet

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 86: まだ~ていません mada ~ te imasen – Not yet

    恵(めぐみ)さんは、まだ起(お)きていません。

    megumi san wa, mada okite imasen.

    Megumi – as for – not yet – not gotten up

    Megumi hasn't woken up yet.

     

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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 85: ~で ~de – And…

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 85: ~で ~de – And…

    妻(つま)は、さいふを持(も)たないで、スーパーに買(か)い物(もの)に行(い)ってしまいました。

    tsuma wa, saifu o motanaide, su-pa- ni kaimono ni itte shimaimashita.

    wife - as for – wallet/purse – (direct object marker) – didn't have and – supermarket – to – shopping – for the purpose of – went – (unfortunately)

    My wife went shopping at the supermarket without her purse.

     

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    Beginning Japanese Phrases 84: ~てもいいですか? ~temo ii desu ka? – May I …?

    Beginning Japanese Phrases 84: ~てもいいですか? ~temo ii desu ka? – May I …?

    隣(となり)に座(すわ)ってもいいですか?

    tonari ni suwatte mo ii desu ka?

    next – to – sitting – even – good – is – (question)

    Do you mind if I sit next to you?

     

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