THE
JAPANESE
LANGUAGE
SCHOOL

ENDLESS KAIWA

01

at a bookstore

makiko

sumimasen, ano tana no ue no hon o mitai no desu ga.

makiko
shopkeeper

dono hon desu ka.

shopkeeper
makiko

kuruma no hon desu.

makiko
shopkeeper

chotto matte kudasai, kore desu ka.

shopkeeper
makiko

hai, sō desu. dōzo

makiko

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02

deciding what to eat…

Sato

nani ni shimasu ka.

Sato
Makiko

kono piza, oishiisō desu ne. watashi wa, kore ni shimasu. 

Makiko
Sato

boku wa, kinō pizza o tabeta kara… 

Sato
Makiko

 ja, kono hamburger wa dō desu ka.

Makiko
Sato

ii desu ne. sō shimasu.

Sato

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03

booking an appointment

Attendant

hai, Satō kurinikku desu

Attendant
Ashok

kyō wa, itsu made desu ka.

Ashok
Attendant

6 ji made desu. demo, 5 jihan made ni kite kudasai.

Attendant
Ashok

wakarimashita

Ashok
03

kyō wa, ii tenki deshita. gogo, pool ni ikimashita. soshite, yoru, eiga o mimashita. gozenchū ni, benkyō mo shimashita. totemo yoi ichi nichi deshita.

04

Taller son

Michiko

musuko san no sakka- chi-mu no shashin desu ne. musuko san wa, dore desu ka.

Michiko
Sato

kore desu.

Sato
Michiko

waa, ichi ban, se ga takai desu ne.

Michiko
Sato
watashi yori, takai desu yo.
Sato
05

invitation

Raghu
kondo no doyōbi ni, boku to eiga ni ikimasen ka.
Raghu
Girlfriend #3
ii desu ne. demo, gozenchū, arubaito ga arimasu. 
Girlfriend #3
Raghu
arubaito wa nan ji ni owarimasu ka
Raghu
Girlfriend #3
2 ji ni owarimasu
Girlfriend #3
Raghu
de wa, 3 ji ni cafe de aimashyou. soshite 4 ji ni eiga o mimasen ka.
Raghu
Girlfriend #3
hai, sō shimashō.
Girlfriend #3
06

asking opinion…

vijay

shiroi shirt to aoi shirt, dotchi ga ii desu ka.

vijay
nayan

sōdesune.. aoi shirt ga ii desu yo. gray no jaketto to aimasu yo.

nayan
vijay

sō desu ka. demo, akai neck-tie wa awanai desu ne.

vijay
nayan
sōdesune. de wa, ao ja nakute shiro ni shimasu.
nayan

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07

burger meal

Sato

sumimasen, supesharu Ba-Ga- no setto o kudasai.

Sato
attendant

hai, poteto ka sarada ka tsukimasu ka.

attendant
Sato

sarada o onegaishimasu

Sato
attendant

nomi mono o o erabi kudasai.

attendant
Sato
ko-ra o onegaishimasu.
Sato

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08

make a cake

 

kyō wa ke-ki o tsukurimashō. 

  • saisho ni, butter to Satō o mazemasu. 
  • tsugi ni, tamago o futatsu iremasu.
  • yoku mazete kudasai.
  • soshite, komu giko o iremasu.
  • sukoshi, mazete kudasai. 
  • sorekara, oven de 50 bun, yakimasu.
09

what plans…

Sato

kyō, nani o shimasu ka.

Sato
Michiko

watashi wa, eiga ni ikitai desu.

Michiko
Sato
boku wa, terebi de yakyū no shiai ga mitai desu.
Sato
Michiko

watashi wa, kai mono ni mo ikitai desu. 

Michiko
Sato
ya kyū no shiai wa, ichiji ni hajimarimasu. 
Sato
Michiko

de wa, saisho ni, eiga ni ikimashō. sorekara, yakyū no shiai o mimashō.

Michiko
Sato
wakarimashita. soshite, yuugata ni kaimono mo shimashō.
Sato
10

muzukashii

Gakusei
kyō no jigyō wa muzukashikatta desu.
Gakusei
Sensei
so desu ne. shitsumon wa arimasu ka.
Sensei
Gakusei
hai, arimasu.
Gakusei
Sensei
ja, gogo, ofisu ni kite kudasai. 1 ji kara 4 ji made, ofisu ni imasu.
Sensei
Gakusei
hai, wakarimashita. de wa, 2 ji ni ikimasu.
Gakusei

GETTING CLOSER TO JAPAN

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