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Genki I/Nakama DiffV

Genki I/Nakama Differential (vocabulary)

ばんごう number
とんかつ pork cutlet
メニュー menu
さいふ wallet
でんき lights
カーテン curtain
おみやげ souvenir
バスてい bus stop
ホテル hotel
ごめんなさい I'm sorry
だから so; therefore
あいだ between (location)
の前 often used in the sense of across the street or opposite X
のむかい also used for across
のうら If something is behind X, or farther away from a street and cannot be seen due to intervening X.
duration, particles no particle required for duration. ぐらい is optional.
えっ incredulous "what?"
あっ suddenly noticed or remembered something
えっ and あっ pronunciation small っ indicates that these words are very short when pronounced
はがき postcard
サーフィン surfing
やる to do; to perform (~を)
すごく extremely
しみんびょういん municipal hospital
でんき electricity
でんしゃ train
にもつ baggage
パンコン personal computer
ページ page
いそぐ to hurry
かえす to return (a thing) (person に thing を)
けす to turn off; to erase (~を)
すわる to sit down (seat に)
たつ to stand up
たばこをすう to smoke
つかう to use (~を)
てつだう to help (person/task を)
はいる to enter
もつ to carry; to hold (~を)
やすむ (1) to be absent (from . . .) (~を) (2) to rest
あける to open (something) (~を)
おしえる to teach; to instruct
おりる to get off (~を)
かりる to borrow (person に thing を)
しめる to close (something) (~を)
つける to turn on (~を)
わすれる to forget; to leave behind (~を)
つれてくる to bring (a person) (~を)
もってくる to bring (a thing) (~を)
あとで later on
おそく (do something) late
~から because . . .
けっこうです ”That would be fine.”; “That wouldn't be necessary.”
すぐ right away
ほんとうですか Really?
ゆっくり slowly; leisurely; unhurriedly
こうとうがっこう high school
高とう学校 こうとうがっこう
たんきだいがく junior college
たんだい junior college
だいがくいん graduate school
おじいさん grandfather; old man
おばあさん grandmother; old woman
かいしゃ company
くに country; place of origin
セークル club activity
しょくどう cafeteria; dining commons
べんり(な) convenient
なにも + negative not . . . anything
べつに + negative nothing in particular
もしもし Hello? (used on the phone)
もちろん of course
よかったら if you like
くび neck
かた shoulder
むね breast, chest, heart, bust
せなか back
おなか stomach
おしり buttocks
あしくび ankle
かいしゃいん office worker
カメラ camera
くうき air
バーベキュー barbecue
はし chopsticks
ホームステイ homestay; living with a local family
へた(な) clumsy; poor at (~が)
あらう to wash (~を)
いる, to need, object particle
おそくなる to be late
きる to cut (~を)
もっていく to take (a thing) (~を)
じろじろみる to stare (at . . .) (~を)
すてる to throw away (~を)
はじめる to begin (~を)
うんてんする to drive (~を)
まだ + negative not . . . yet
みんなで all (of the people) together
いいこ good child
いろ color
おべんとう boxed lunch
ギター guitar
くすり medicine
くすりをのむ to take medicine
こんど near future
しけん exam
たんご word; vocabulary
ピアノ piano
びょうき illness; sickness
あおい blue
しろい white
わかい young
いじわる(な) mean-spirited
おどる to dance
おわる particle ~が
にんきがある to be popular
にんきがある 人気がある
はじまる (something) begins (~が)
ひく to play (a string instrument or piano) (~を)
もらう to get (from somebody) (person に thing を)
おぼえる to memorize (~を)
でる (1) to appear; to attend (~に) (2) to exit (~を)
ところで by the way
みんな all
もう already
いしゃ doctor
おかねもち rich person
お金持ち rich person (note the characters)
クレジットカード credit card
しんかんせん Shinkansen; "Bullet Train"
せかい world
ちかてつ subway
てぶくろ gloves
とこや barber's
びよういん beauty parlor
よやく reservation
おそい slow; late
ねむい sleepy
かんたん(な) easy; simple
とまる to stay (at a hotel, etc.) (~に)
はらう to pay (~を)
きめる to decide (~を)
れんしゅうする to practice (~を)
~か~ or
~ご in . . . time; after . . .
このごろ these days
~で by (means of transportation); with (a tool)
どちら which
どっち which
はやく (do something) early; fast
おかし snack; sweets
おしょうがつ New Year's
おもちゃ toy
おんせん spa; hot spring
かしゅ singer
キャンプ camp
しゃちょう president of a company
しょうらい future
ホストファミリー host family
みずうみ lake
ゆめ dream
ルームメート roommate
うそをつく to tell a lie
おなかがすく to become hungry
かう to own (a pet) (~を)
サボる to cut (classes) (~を)
とる to take (a class); to get (a grade) (~を)
ならう to learn (~を)
のぼる to climb (place に)
はたらく to work
つかれる to get tired
やめる to quit (~を)
しょうかいする to introduce (person に person を)
ダイエットする to go on a diet
ちこくする to be late (for an appointment) (~に)
りゅうがくする to study abroad (place に)
あと after (an event) (event の)
しゅっしん coming from (place の)
~だけ just . . .; only . . .
~てん . . . points
ひさしぶり it has been a long time
まあまあ(な) okay; so-so
さっか writer
作家 さっか
ジャーナリスト journalist
けいさつかん police officer
はいゆう actor; actress
じょゆう actress
女ゆう じょゆう
かんごし nurse
看ごし かんごし
しょうぼうし firefighter
まんがか cartoonist
まん画家 まんがか
うちゅうびこうし astronaut
うちゅうひ行し うちゅうびこうし
やきゅうせんしゅ baseball player
やきゅうせん手 やきゅうせんしゅ
だいとうりょう president of a country
大とうりょう だいとうりょう
おてあらい restroom
いみ meaning
おなか stomach
かぜ cold
かのじょ girlfriend
かれ boyfriend
しあい match; game
せいせき "grade (on a test, etc.)"
せき cough
のど throat
はな flower
ふつかよい hangover
ホームシック homesickness
ようじ business to take care of
いたい hurt; painful
つごうがわるい inconvenient; to have a scheduling conflict
すてき(な) nice
かぜをひく to catch a cold
きょうみがある to be interested (in ...)
なくす to lose
のどがかわく to become thirsty
ねつがある to have a fever
せきがでる to cough
わかれる to break up; to separate
きんちょうする to get nervous
しんぱいする to worry
おだいじに Get well soon.
げんきがない don't look well
たぶん probably; maybe
できるだけ as much as possible
にさんにち for two to three days
もうすぐ very soon; in a few moments/days
日本かい Sea of Japan
日本かい にほんかい
たいへいよう Pacific Ocean
太へいよう たいへいよう
Created by: ncommons