te

noun:

  • hand; arm - occ. pronounced た when a prefix お手【おて】
  • forepaw; foreleg - colloquialism お手【おて】
  • handle
  • hand; worker; help
  • trouble; care; effort
  • means; way; trick; move; technique; workmanship
  • hand; handwriting
  • kind; type; sort
  • one's hands; one's possession 手に入る
  • ability to cope 手に余る
  • hand (of cards)
  • direction 山の手

noun / suffix noun / counter:

  • move (in go, shogi, etc.)

こちらkochirani来るkuruようにyounitede合図aizuしたshita I made motions at him to come here with my hand.

ここkokonitenoないnaiナベNABEgaあるaru Here is a pan without handles.

いいiitewo思いついたomoitsuita I hit upon a good idea.

honha現在genzaidarenoteにもnimo入るhairu Books are now within the reach of everybody.

いいiitega配られたkubarareta I was dealt a good hand.

くちkuchi

noun:

  • mouth
  • opening; hole; gap; orifice
  • mouth (of a bottle); spout; nozzle; mouthpiece
  • gate; door; entrance; exit
  • speaking; speech; talk (i.e. gossip) 口を利く
  • taste; palate 口に合う
  • mouth (to feed)
  • opening (i.e. vacancy); available position 働き口
  • invitation; summons 口がかかる
  • kind; sort; type
  • opening (i.e. beginning)

suffix / counter:

  • counter for mouthfuls, shares (of money), and swords

椅子isuni横たわるyokotawaruwatashini歯科衛生士shikaeiseishino女性joseigaはいhaiokuchiwo開けてaketeくださいkudasaito言ったittaのですnodesu The woman dental hygienist said to me, lying down in the chair, "Right, please open your mouth."

私たちwatashitachihaそのままsonomama洞窟doukutsunokuchiniボートBOOTOde突っ込んでtsukkonde行きましたikimashita We plunged into the cave opening on our boat and continued on.

binnokuchiまでmadeいっぱいippaini入れてirete空気kuukiga入らないhairanaiようにしyounishiなさいnasai Fill the bottle to the top so as to exclude all air.

あの人anohitohakuchitoharaga反対hantaida He says one thing and means another.

watashinokuchiにはniha合いませんaimasen It doesn't suit my tastes.

外米gaimaihaぼそぼそbosobosoしていてshiteite日本人nipponjinnokuchiにはniha合わないawanai Foreign rice is hard and tasteless, and doesn't appeal to the Japanese palate.

kuchiwo一杯niしてshite話すhanasuna Don't speak with your mouth full.

あのano仕事のshigotonokuchihaまだmadaあるaruyo The job offer still stands.

やまyama

noun / counter:

  • mountain; hill
  • mine (e.g. coal mine)
  • heap; pile

noun:

  • crown (of a hat); thread (of a screw); tread (of a tire); protruding part of an object
  • climax; peak; critical point
  • guess; speculation
  • criminal case; crime - used by policemen, crime reporters, etc.
  • mountain climbing; mountaineering
  • festival float (esp. one mounted with a decorative halberd) 山鉾
  • wall; wall tile - Mahjong term
  • temple; temple grounds - archaism

prefix noun:

  • wild

わたしwatashihamorinonakani入ってhaitteyamani駆け上がったkakeagattaことkotowo後悔koukaiしていないshiteinai。」tootoutoha答えたkotaeta "I do not regret having gone into the forest and up the mountain," replied the younger brother.

それsorehaお金okanenoyamawoかき集めるkakiatsumeruためにtameni用いられたmochiirareta It was used for raking together heaps of money.

watashihayamaniいましたimashita I was in the mountains.

もんmonかどkado

noun / suffix noun:

  • gate
  • branch of learning based on the teachings of a single master もん
  • division; phylum もん - Biology term

counter:

  • counter for cannons もん

2人no兵士heishigamonnoところtokorode見張りmihariwoしていたshiteita Two soldiers kept guard at the gate.

kimumonkyouhatetsudeできているdekiteiru The Golden Gate Bridge is made of iron.

ふくfuku

noun / suffix noun:

  • clothes (esp. Western clothes)

suffix / counter:

  • counter for doses of medicine, gulps of tea, drags of a cigarette, etc. 一服

kareha濡れたnuretafukuwohiniあぶってabutteかわかしたkawakashita He dried his wet clothes by the fire.

ばんban

adverbial noun / temporal noun:

  • evening

counter:

  • counter for nights

グロリアGURORIAha断然danzenそのsonobannoピカ一PIKA一no歌手kashuであったdeatta Gloria was easily the best singer of that evening.

はこhako

noun:

  • box; case; chest; package; pack; crate
  • car (of a train, etc.)
  • shamisen case; shamisen
  • public building; community building - often written as ハコ - colloquialism 箱物
  • man who carries a geisha's shamisen - archaism 箱屋
  • receptacle for human waste; feces (faeces) - archaism

suffix / counter:

  • counter for boxes (or boxed objects)

そのsono取っ手tottewomiginiねじるnejirutohakoha開きますhirakimasu Twist that knob to the right and the box will open.

人生jinseihahakonoマッチMATCHIniniteいるiru重大juudaini扱うatsukaunohaばかばかしいbakabakashii重大juudaini扱わatsukawaneba危険kikendeあるaru Life is as a box of matches. Treating it cautiously is foolish, not treating it cautiously is dangerous.

hakowo開けaketaga空っぽkarappoだっdata I opened the box, but it was empty.

ほんhon

noun:

prefix:

  • this; present
  • main; head
  • real; regular

suffix / counter:

  • counter for long cylindrical things; counter for films, TV shows, etc.; counter for goals, home runs, etc.; counter for telephone calls - sometimes pronounced ぼん or ぽん

昨日kinouhaそのsonohonwo80ページPEEJIまでmade読んだyonda I read the book up to page 80 yesterday.

性能seinounoよさyosatoデザインDEZAINno優美さyuubisaga両々ryou々相まってaimattehon機種kishuno声価seikawo高めてtakameteきたkita The high performance and the elegant design of this model have combined to give it a high reputation.

自販機jihankideコーヒーKOOHIIwo買おうkaouto100en入れてireteボタンBOTANwo押したらoshitara一気にikkinihonmoどかどかとdokadokato落ちてochiteきたkita When I put 100 yen in and pressed the button to buy a coffee at the vending machine, four cans dropped down all at once!

ウイスキーUISUKIIwohon持っていますmotteimasu I have a bottle of whiskey.

ふねfune

noun:

  • ship; boat; watercraft; vessel; steamship 船・舟 - 舟 is often small and hand-propelled
  • tank; tub; vat; trough

suffix noun / counter:

  • counter for boat-shaped containers (e.g. of sashimi) 船・舟

彼らkarerahafunewokishini引き上げたhikiageta They dragged their boat onto the beach.

てんten

noun / suffix noun:

  • spot; mark
  • point; dot
  • mark (e.g. in exam); score; points

noun:

  • comma
  • aspect; matter; respect

counter:

  • counter for goods, items, articles of clothing, works of art, etc.

どんなdonna小さなchiisanatenでもdemo見るmiruことができるkotogadekiru I can see the tiniest spot.

合格goukakuしたshita生徒seitono名前namaenomaenitenwoつけてtsukete下さいkudasai Will you put a dot before the names of the successful students?

我々warewarenoチームCHIIMUgatenリードRIIDOしているshiteiru Our team is two points ahead.

部屋heyaにはniha家具kagugatenあったatta There were four pieces of furniture in the room.

彼女のkanojonoギャラリーGYARARIInitenほどhodo出展shuttenするsurunoyo I'm going to have two pieces in her gallery.

すじsuji

noun:

  • muscle; tendon; sinew
  • vein; artery
  • fiber; fibre; string
  • line; stripe; streak
  • reason; logic 筋が通る
  • plot; storyline
  • lineage; descent
  • school (e.g. of scholarship or arts)
  • aptitude; talent
  • source (of information, etc.); circle; channel
  • well-informed person (in a transaction)
  • logical move (in go, shogi, etc.)
  • ninth vertical line - Shōgi term
  • seam on a helmet
  • gristly fish paste (made of muscle, tendons, skin, etc.) - abbreviation 筋蒲鉾
  • social position; status - archaism

suffix noun / noun / ~の noun:

  • on (a river, road, etc.); along

suffix / counter:

  • counter for long thin things; counter for roads or blocks when giving directions
  • (Edo period) counter for hundreds of mon (obsolete unit of currency) - archaism

物語monogatarinosujihaあるarushimawo舞台butaini展開tenkaiするsuru The action of the story takes place on an island.

watashihaそのsonoニュースNYUUSUwo確かなtashikanasujiからkara得たeta I got the news from a reliable source.

きみkimiga言っているitteiruことkotohasujigaあまりamariよくyoku通っていないkayotteinai There isn't much logic in what you're saying.

そのsono小説shousetsunosujihaわからないwakaranai I don't understand this novel's plot.

watashiha去年kyonenそれsorewo別のbetsunosujiからkara聞いたkiita I heard about it from another source last year.

だいdai

noun / suffix noun:

  • stand; rack; table; bench; podium; pedestal; platform; stage
  • support; holder; rack

counter:

  • counter for machines, incl. vehicles

noun:

  • setting (e.g. in jewellery)

noun / suffix noun / counter:

noun:

  • elevated area
  • viewing platform
  • dish tray 台盤
  • meal - archaism
  • tall building; tower - archaism 高殿

このkonodainoueni花瓶kabinwo置いてoitehaいけませんikemasen Please don't place a vase on this stand.

dainoオートバイOOTOBAIwo比較hikakuするべきsurubekida You should compare the two motorcycles.

chichino工場koujouha毎月maitsuki3万dainokurumawo生産seisanshiteいるiru My father's factory turns out 30,000 cars each month.

かぶkabu

noun / counter:

  • stock; share

noun:

  • stump - orig. meaning

noun / counter:

  • root; rootstock
  • strain (of bacteria, etc.)

noun / suffix noun:

  • tradeable rank; goodwill

noun:

kabuhashin高値takanewo付けたtsuketa Stocks hit a new high.

ビルBIRUhaあのano会社kaishanokabuwo持っているmotteiru Bill has stock in that company.

chichihaそのsono会社kaishano過半数kahansuunokabuwo所有shoyuuしているshiteiru My father holds the major interest in the corporation.

きゅうkyuu

noun:

  • sphere - Mathematics term

suffix / counter:

  • counter for balls - Baseball term
もとmoto

noun:

  • origin; source - usu. 元
  • base; basis; foundation; root - esp. 基
  • cause - also 因, 原
  • ingredient; material - esp. 素
  • (somebody's) side; (somebody's) location
  • original cost (or capital, principal, etc.)
  • (plant) root; (tree) trunk
  • first section of a waka 和歌

counter:

  • counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry)

noun:

  • handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.); grip

憲政kenseino危機kikiga始まったhajimattanohaこのようなkonoyouna状況joukyounoもとmotoであったdeatta It was under these circumstances that the constitutional crisis began.

このkonoシステムSHISUTEMUnoもとmotodeha生徒seitoha交替koutaide教えoshieあいaiお互いにotagaini助け合わtasukeawaなければなりませんnakerebanarimasen The basis of this system is that the students must take turns in teaching, they have to help each other.

そのsono事務員jimuinha過労karougaもとmotode死んだshinda The clerk died from overwork.

karehaなぜnazetsumaga彼のkarenoもとmotowo去ったsattanokaわからなかったwakaranakatta He had no idea why his wife left him.

しゅるいshurui

noun:

  • variety; kind; type; category

counter:

  • counter for different sorts of things

動物園doubutsuenにはnihaたくさんtakusanno種類shuruino動物doubutsugaいるiru There are many kinds of animals in the zoo.

破壊hakaino結果kekka毎日mainichi50種類shuruimono野生のyaseino動植物doushokubutsuga消滅shoumetsuしているshiteiruto見積もられているmitsumorareteiru It has been estimated that, as a result of the destruction, fifty species of wildlife are disappearing from the earth each day.

はらhara

noun:

  • abdomen; belly; stomach
  • womb 胎【はら】
  • one's mind; one's real intentions; one's true motive
  • courage; nerve; willpower
  • generosity; magnanimity
  • feelings; emotions
  • wide middle part; bulging part
  • inside; interior; inner part
  • anti-node - Physics term

suffix / counter:

  • counter for hard roe
  • counter for containers with bulging middles (pots, vases, etc.)

カンガルーKANGARUUnomesuha子供kodomowoharanofukuroni入れてirete動くugoku A female kangaroo carries its young in the pouch.

追われたowareta敗残兵haizanheihaどうやらdouyara対決taiketsunoときtokigaきたkitatoharawoきめたkimeta The pursued remnant of soldiers decided it was high time for a show-down one way or another.

あの人anohitohakuchitoharaga反対hantaida He says one thing and means another.

まくmaku

noun:

  • curtain; bunting

noun / counter:

  • act (in play)

そのsonoときtokimakuhaあきakiかけていたkaketeita The curtain was rising then.

このkonogekihamakuからなるkaranaru This play has three acts.

きゅうkyuu

noun / suffix noun / counter:

  • class (e.g. school); grade; rank

counter:

  • kyū; kyu; junior rank in martial arts, go, shogi, etc. 段【だん】

karehawatashiよりyori一階kyuujouda He is immediately above me in rank.

ka

noun / suffix noun:

  • lesson
  • section (in an organization); division; department

counter:

  • counter for lessons and chapters (of a book)

watashiha1時間dehaそのsonokawo全部zenbuha理解rikaiできないdekinai I can't absorb all of the lesson in an hour.

ウイリアムズUIRIAMUZUshigaそのsonokawo取り仕切っているtorishikitteiru Mr Williams carries that section.

10kaからkara始めましょうhajimemashou Let's start with Lesson Ten.

はりhariはりharichiobs.

noun:

counter / suffix noun:

  • counter for stitches

haride親指oyayubiwo突いてtsuiteしまったshimatta I pricked my thumb with a needle.

変なhennasakanagahariniかかっているkakatteiru A strange fish is on the hook.

彼女kanojoha時計tokeinohariwo10fun進ませたsusumaseta She advanced the hand ten minutes.

怪我kega自体jitaihaなんnanharika縫うnuu程度teidodaそうsouですdesu Apparently the wound itself only needs a few stitches.

れつretsu

noun:

  • row; line; file; column; queue; rank; procession
  • company (of someone); group; ranks
  • sequence - Mathematics term

counter:

  • counter for rows

このkono数字suujinoretsuwo合計goukeishiなさいnasai Add up this column of figures.

retsuwouenishitani歩き回るarukimawarutoki、「ホット・ドッグHOTTO/DOGGUhaいかがikagaホット・ドッグHOTTO/DOGGUhaいかがikaga。」to叫ぶsakebu As they walk up and down the rows they shout, "Get your hot dogs here! Get your hot dogs!"

shi

suffix:

  • Mr; Mrs; Ms; Miss - honorific language

noun / suffix:

  • clan

noun:

  • he; him - honorific language

counter:

  • counter for people - honorific language

1995nen安藤andoushiha建築kenchikuにおけるniokeruもっともmottomo権威ken'iあるarushouwo受賞jushouしたshita In 1995, Andou received architecture's most prestigious award.

それらsorerano事実jijitsuからkara判断handanすればsurebamorishiha金持ちkanemochiにちがいないnichigainai Judging from those facts, Mr Mori must be a wealthy person.

かいkai

counter:

  • counter for occurrences

noun:

  • a time; an instance
  • inning (baseball); round; game

noun / suffix noun:

  • episode; chapter; instalment - colloquialism

noun:

  • Hui (people) - abbreviation 回族
  • Islam - abbreviation 回教

新種shinshunoineによってniyottehatoshini2、3kai収穫shuukakuできるdekirumonomoあるaru Some new kinds of rice can be harvested two or three times a year.

このkonoトーナメントTOONAMENTOni優勝yuushouするsuruにはniha、7kai続けてtsuzukete勝たkataなくてはいけませんnakutehaikemasen We have to win seven times in a row to win this tournament.

nichinikaikyoude自分jibunwomiteいるiruno How many times a day do you look at yourself in the mirror?

きょくkyoku

noun / suffix noun:

  • bureau; department
  • office (e.g. post, telephone); broadcasting station (e.g. television, radio); channel; exchange - abbreviation 郵便局放送局
  • affair; situation

noun / suffix noun / counter:

  • game (of go, shogi, etc.)

このkono地区chikudehakyoku受信jushindeきますkimasu We can get three stations in this area.

東京toukyou特許tokkyo許可kyokakyokuhaどこdokoですdesuka Where is the Tokyo patent office?

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