Friday, April 20, 2007

Lesson 46

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Konnichiwa minasan,

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As this title says, you can learn One Japanese word a day.

The words are casual and there are also sentences you can use to Japanese people straight away.

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Today's word

word

kayui

meaning

itchy

part of speechadjective
the past tense

kayukatta

a negative sentencekayukunai

To look the conjugation of verb, please click here.

Example

Kayui.

Itchy.

-

Senaka ga kayui(desu).

My back is itchy.

senaka=back

Te ga kayukatta.

My hands were itchy.

te=hand(s)

Kayuku nai no(desuka)?

Isn't it itchy?

-

Ude wa kayuku nakatta(desu).

My arms were not itchy.

ude=arm(s)

*Explanation of polite form
The words with green color in the bracket are polite form. For example, if only the word in bracket is green such as 'ureshii(desu) ', you can just put 'desu' after 'ureshii' so this word's polite form is '
ureshii desu'.

But if the word in the bracket and also the word before the bracket is green such as 'suteki
da(desu)', you need to change 'da' into 'desu' so this word's polite form is 'suteki desu'.


****Small test****

Q. Translate the following English sentence into Japanese.

My back was itchy.

If you would like to know the conjugation of verb, please click here.


A. The answer will be in a Tomorrow's lesson!

****The answer of Yesterday's small test****

Ashi ga itakatta.


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1 comment:

Natalia Yukimiku said...

THANK YOU now i can say: hana ga kayui da!! in japanese ;D