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Class. 2 (Classroom 2) is the 38th skill (assuming read left to right) in the Japanese language course. It has 5 lessons.

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Lessons[]

Lesson 1[]

  • 呼ぶ (yo-bu) = to call; to call out (to); to invoke (よぶ)
  • と = in this lesson serves as a quotation mark
  • (name) + と + 呼んで (to yon-de) = call me (name) (とよんで)
  • (name) + と + 呼んでください (to-yon-de-ku-da-sai) = please call me (name) (とよんでください)
  • 知る (shi-ru) = (1) to know; to be aware (of); to be conscious (of); (...) (v5r, vt) (しる)
  • 知っています (shi-tte-i-ma-su) = I know (しっています)
  • 知っていますか?(shi-tte-i-ma-su-ka) = do you know? (しっていますか)
  • 知りません (shi-ri-ma-sen) = I do not know (しりません)
  • 言う (i-u) = (1) to say; (...); (2) to name; to call (v5u) (いう)
  • 言ってください (i-tte-ku-da-sai) = please say (いってください)
  • 言っていました (i-tte-i-ma-shi-ta) = he/she was saying (いっていました)
  • と言いました (to ii-ma-shi-ta) = he said (といいました)
  • 言いますか?(ii-ma-su-ka) = do you say? (いいますか)

Lesson 2[]

  • クラス (ku-ra-su) = class
  • 教室 (kyou-shi-tsu) = classroom/classrooms (きょうしつ) - [pronounced (kyou-sh-tsu) with a silent "i" on the 2nd. syllable]
  • 見せる (mi-se-ru) = to show; to display (v1, vt) (P) (みせる)
  • 見せて (mi-se-te) = show me (みせて)
  • 見せてください (mi-se-te-ku-da-sai) = please show me (みせてください)
  • 見せます (mi-se-ma-su) = will show (みせます)
  • 教科書 (kyou-ka-sho) = textbook
  • 同じ (o-na-ji) = the same (おなじ)

Lesson 3[]

  • 質 (shi-tsu) = quality (しつ) - [pronounced (sh-tsu) with an almost silent "i" on the 1st. syllable]
  • 問 (mon) = thing (もん)
  • 質問 (shi-tsu-mon) = question/questions (しつもん)
  • 問題 (mon-dai) = problem
  • 答え (ko-ta-e) = answer (こたえ)
  • 答える (kota-e-ru) = to answer; to reply (v1, vi) (P) (こたえる)
  • 答えます (ko-ta-e-ma-su) = I answer/I will answer (こたえます)
  • 答えました (ko-ta-e-ma-shi-ta) = I answered (こたえました)
  • 答えましたか?(ko-ta-e-ma-shi-ta-ka) = have you answered? (こたえましたか)
  • 答えてください (ko-ta-e-te-ku-da-sai) = please answer (こたえてください)

Lesson 4[]

  • 定規 (jō-gi) = ruler (じょうぎ)
  • 持つ (mo-tsu) = to have; to hold (in one's hand); to carry (もつ)
  • 持っていますか?(mo-tte-i-ma-su-ka) = do you have? (もっていますか)
  • 今度 (kon-do) = this time (こんど)
  • もう一度 (mou-i-chi-do) = one more time/once again (もういちど)
  • 教える (oshi-e-ru) = to teach; to tell (someone); to say (to someone) (おしえる)
  • 簡単 (kan-tan) = easy/simple (かんたん)
  • 簡単ですか?(kan-tan-de-su-ka) = is it easy/simple? (かんたんですか)
  • 簡単です (kan-tan-de-su) = it is easy/simple (かんたんです)
  • 簡単でした (kan-tan-de-shi-ta) = it was easy (かんたんでした)

Lesson 5[]

  • ペン (pen) = pen/pens
  • 鉛筆 (en-pi-tsu) = pencils (えんぴつ)
  • 色鉛筆 (i-ro-en-pi-tsu) = colored pencils (いろえんぴつ)
  • 本 (hon) = counting marker for long objects (ほん)
  • 一本 (i-ppon) = one long object (e.g. fork/pen) (いっぽん)
  • 三本 (san-bon) = three long objects (さんぼん)
  • 四本 (yon-hon) = four long objects (よんほん)

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