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Desires 1 is the 67th skill (assuming read left to right) in the Japanese language course. It has 6 lessons.

Grammar Notes[]

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Lessons[]

Lesson 1[]

  • (yu-me) = dream (ゆめ)
  • 幸せ (shi-a-wa-se) = happiness
  • たがっています (ta-ga-tte-i-ma-su) = want to
  • なあ (naa) = I wish
  • 知っていたらなあ (shi-tte-i-ta-ra-naa) = I wish I knew...
  • であれば (de-a-re-ba) = I were
  • であればいいのに (de-a-re-ba-i-i-no-ni) = I wish I were..
  • 彼女が...だったらいいのになあ (ka-no-jo-ga-...-da-tta-ra-i-i-no-ni-na-a) = I wish she were..
  • 彼女が...でなかったらいいのになあ (ka-no-jo-ga-...-de-na-ka-tta-ra-i-i-no-ni-na-a) = I wish she weren't
  • 彼が来るといいのになあ (ka-re ga ku-ru-to-ii-no-ni-naa) = I wish that he would come
  • 背が高かったらなあ (se-ga-ta-ka-kat-ta-ra-nā) = I wish I was taller
  • 暇であれば (hi-ma-de-a-re-ba) = If I am free
  • 金持ち (ka-ne-mo-chi) = rich man
  • 彼女にとって (ka-no-jo ni tot-te) = for her
  • すべて (su-be-te) = all / everything
  • 夢のようだった (yu-me no yō-dat-ta) = was like a dream
  • 風のように走ります (ka-ze-no-yō-ni ha-shi-ri-ma-su) = run like the wind

Lesson 2[]

  • 興味 (kyō-mi) = interest (きょうみ)
  • 目的 (mo-ku-te-ki) = goal/objective
  • 旅行の目的 (ryo-kō-no-mo-ku-te-ki) = purpose of travel ("travel's goal")
  • しよう (shi-yō) = let's do / I will do / should I do
  • 生きがい (i-ki-gai) = reason for living/purpose in life
  • いつか (i-tsu-ka) = someday

Lesson 3[]

  • そう思わない (sō-o-mo-wa-nai) = don't you think so
  • 思った (o-mo-tta) = I thought
  • 書こうと (ka-kō-to) = of writing
  • 書こうと思っています(ka-kō-to o-mot-te-i-ma-su) = thinking about trying to write
  • 行こうか (i-kō-ka) = shall we go
  • 帰ろう (kai-rō) = let's go back
  • 遊ぼう (a-so-bō) = let's hang out/let's play
  • どこか他の所 (do-ko-ka ho-ka-no to-ko-ro) = somewhere else
  • 向いてください (mu-i-te ku-da-sai) = please face

Lesson 4[]

  • 眺め (na-ga-me) = view
  • 涙を流す(na-mi-da-o-na-ga-su) = cry
  • 涙を流した (na-mi-da-o-na-ga-shi-ta) = shed tears
  • 涙が出ました (na-mi-da-ga-de-ma-shi-ta) = tears came out / cried
  • 涙を流さなかった (na-mi-da-o-na-ga-sa-na-kat-ta) = did not shed tears
  • 涙が出そうになった (na-mi-da-ga de-sou-ni-na-tta) = I could feel tears welling up
  • みよう(mi-yō) = I will try
  • 電話してみよう (den-wa-shi-te-mi-yō) = try calling
  • 泳いでみよう(o-yo-i-de-mi-yō) = try to swim
  • 楽しんでね (ta-no-shin-de ne) = have fun
  • 楽しみたい (ta-no-shi-mi-tai) = I want to have fun
  • 楽しみました (ta-no-shi-mi-ma-shi-ta) = I enjoyed

Lesson 5[]

  • 残念 (zan-nen) = disappointing
  • アイスクリーム (ai-su-ku-rii-mu) = ice cream
  • 興味がある (kyō-mi-gā-a-ru) = interested in
  • ことがありますか? (ko-to-ga-a-ri-ma-su-ka?) = have you ever?
  • とか (to-ka) = things like; something like
  • ように (yō-ni) = so that
  • それほど(adj.-ない) (so-re-ho-do-[adj.]-nai) = not that much (adj.) [The construction requires -ない, a negative adjective.] (not to that degree; not so much as)
  • それほど悪くなかった (so-re-ho-do wa-ru-ku-na-ka-tta) = It was not that bad
  • 聞こえるように (ki-ko-e-ru yō-ni) = so that I can hear
  • 聞いて (ki-i-te) = (when) I heard,

Lesson 6[]

  • おもちゃ (o-mo-cha) = toy
  • 趣味 (shu-mi) = hobbies
  • 安心しました (an-shin-shi-ma-shi-ta) = relieved
  • (して)いれば安心です (-i-re-ba-an-shin-de-su) = it's a relief when
  • 集めて (a-tsu-me-te) = collect
  • たことがない (ta-ko-to-ga-nai) = have never
  • ちょっと聞いてもいい (chot-to kii-te-mo-ii) = may I ask you something
  • とか (to-ka) = things like
  • 上の空 (u-wa-no-so-ra) = absent-mindedly (うわのそら)
  • 上の空で聞いた (u-wa-no-so-ra de-kii-ta) = listen absent-mindedly
  • 言うこと (i-u-ko-to) = saying
  • 嫌な (i-ya-na) = nasty / unpleasant

References[]


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