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ハックション sound of a sneeze. Japanese people always apologize after they sneeze
ゴホンゴホン sound of coughing
ザーザー very heavy rain 「雨がザーザー降っている。」
ぶつぶつ someone who does something in a grumpy, complaining way 「姉はいつもぶつぶつ不平を言っている。」
ぺちゃくちゃ chattering in a noisy, animated way 「二人はいつぺちゃくちゃおしゃべりをしている。」
「雨降って地かたまる」 The ground becomes firm after rain. It's sometimes a blessing to experience an unfortunate occurrence, as it will serve to strengthen oneself. 「あめふってじかたまる」
「縁の下の力持ち」 A strong man under the veranda. Describes the lack of appreciation for someone who plays some major role in an effort/cause. 「えんのしたのちからもち」
「論より証拠」 Proof is stronger than argument. "Action speaks louder than words." 「ろんよりしょうこ」
「楽あれば苦あり」 After pleasure comes pain. Where there's pleasure, there's pain. 「らくあればくあり」
命令する to command, order V3 めいれいする
日米 Japan-U.S. にちべい
米国 U.S. べいこく
military ぐん
米軍 American military べいぐん
日本軍 Japanese military にほんぐん
軍人 military personnel ぐんじん
攻撃 to attack V3 こうげき
大統領 president (of country) だいとうりょう
enemy てき
敵国人 a citizen of a hostile (an enemy) てきこくじん
味方 ally, friend, supporter みかた
西海岸 west coast にしかいがん
東海岸 east coast ひがしかいがん
人種 ethnicity じんしゅ
差別する to discriminate V3 さべつする
人種差別 racial discrimination じんしゅさべつ
第二次世界大戦 World War II
地獄 hell じごく
天国 heaven てんごく
喜ぶ to be glad, be pleased V1 よろこぶ
関係 relationship かんけい
関係がない no relation, no connection Exp かんけいがない
準備する to prepare V3 じゅんびする
知らせる/お知らせ to report, inform V2; announcement
不平 a complaint
不平を言う to complain V1
お喋り chatting, a chatterbox おしゃべり
お喋りする to chat V3 おしゃべりする
守る to protect, follow (the rules) V1
農業 agriculture, farming のうぎょう
貧しい/貧しさ be poor (more formal than 貧乏); poverty まずしい/まずしさ
(vegetable) field, garden はたけ
port, harbor みなと
本土 mainland ほんど
近所の人 neighbor きんじょのひと
(~が)集まる gather (animate objects) V1, intransitive (~が)あつまる
(~を)集める to collect (something) V2, transitive (~を)あつめる
印象 impression いんしょう
印象的 impressive na いんしょうてき
体験をする to experience (personally) V3 たいけんをする
突然 suddenly, unexpectedly adv とつぜん
やっと at last, finally adv
真珠湾 Pearl Harbor しんじゅわん
村長 village chief そんちょう
缶詰 canned food かんづめ
小麦粉 (wheat) flour こむぎこ
憲兵 military police (MP) けんぺい
逮捕され is arrested (passive form) V3 たいほされ
収容所 internment camp しゅうようじょ
共同トイレ community restroom きょうどうトイレ
会計学 accounting かいけいがく
園芸 gardening, landscaping, horticulture えんげい
抱き合って embrace each other (て form) V1 だきあって
召集する to draft (for military service) V3 しょうしゅうする
通訳する to interpret V3 つうやくする
Created by: TsukiRaion



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