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People 1 is the 33rd skill in the Japanese language course. It has 6 lessons.

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Lessons[]

Lesson 1[]

  • 女 (on-na) = woman (おんな)
  • 人 (hi-to) = person/people (ひと)
  • 一人 (hi-to-ri) = one person (ひとり)
  • 方 (ka-ta) = person (polite) (かた)
  • 立派 (ri-ppa) = splendid/magnificent (りっぱ)
  • どなた (do-na-ta) = who (formal)

Lesson 2[]

  • みんな (min-na) = all/you guys
  • 皆さん (mi-na-san) = all/everyone (みなさん)
  • 男 (o-to-ko) = man/male (おとこ)
  • 男の人 (o-to-ko-no-hi-to) = a man (おとこのひと)
  • 女の人 (on-na-no-hi-to) = a woman (おんなのひと)
  • 少し (su-ko-shi) = few/some/a little (すこし)

Lesson 3[]

  • 男の子 (o-to-ko-no-ko) = boy/boys (おとこのこ)
  • 女の子 (on-na-no-ko) = girl/girls (おんなのこ)
  • 呼ぶ (yo-bu) = (1) to call; to invoke; to call out (to) (v5b, vt) (よぶ)
  • 呼び (yo-bi) = call (よび)
  • 呼びます (yo-bi-ma-su) = I call/I will call (よびます)
  • 呼びましょう (yo-bi-ma-shou) = I will/let's call (よびましょう)
  • 呼んでください (yon-de-ku-da-sa-i) = please call (よんでください)
  • 大勢 (oo-zei) = a lot of (people)/a crowd (おおぜい)
  • 男の子が大勢いあす (o-to-ko-no-ko-ga-oo-zei-i-ma-su) = There are a lot of boys
  • 彼らはみんな男のひとです(ka-re-ra-wa-mi-nna-o-to-ko-no-hi-to-de-su) = They are all men

Lesson 4[]

  • 大人 (o-to-na) = adult (おとな)
  • 女の人たち (on-na-no-hi-to-ta-chi) = women (おんなのひとたち)
  • 女の子たち (on-na-no-ko-ta-chi) = girls (おんなのこたち)
  • 有名 (yuu-mei) = famous/well known (ゆうめい)
  • まだ (ma-da) = still
  • 若い (wa-ka-i) = young (わかい)
  • 若いです (wa-ka-i-de-su) = am/is/are young (わかいです)
  • 結婚 (ke-kkon) = marriage (けっこん)
  • 結婚する (ke-kkon-su-ru) = (to) get married (suru-verb) (けっこんする)
  • 結婚しました (ke-kkon-shi-ma-shi-ta) = I got married (けっこんしました)
  • 結婚しましたか?(ke-kkon-shi-ma-shi-ta-ka) = did you get married? (けっこんしましたか)
  • 結婚しましょう (ke-kkon-shi-ma-shou) = let's get married (けっこんしましょう)

Lesson 5[]

  • 死 (shi) = die/died (し)
  • 死ぬ (shi-nu) = (1) to die; to pass away (v5n, vn, vi) (しぬ)
  • 死にました (shi-ni-ma-shi-ta) = it died (しにました)
  • 亡くなる (na-ku-na-ru) = to die (polite verb used when talking about people) (v5r, vi) (P) (なくなる)
  • 亡くなりました (na-ku-na-ri-ma-shi-ta) = passed away (なくなりました)
  • 赤ちゃん (a-ka-chan) = baby (あかちゃん)
  • 生まれる (u-ma-re-ru) = to be born (v1, vi) (P) (うまれる)
  • 生まれました (u-ma-re-ma-shi-ta) = was born (うまれました)
  • 生まれましたか?(u-ma-re-ma-shi-ta-ka) = was born? (うまれましたか)
  • 離婚 (ri-kon) = divorce (りこん)
  • 離婚する (ri-kon-su-ru) = (to) get divorced (suru-verb) (りこんする)
  • 離婚しました (ri-kon-shi-ma-shi-ta) = got divorced (りこんしました)

Lesson 6[]

  • 彼氏 (ka-re-shi) = boyfriend/boyfriends (かれし)
  • 恋人 (koi-bi-to) = lover (boyfriend)
  • 彼女 (ka-no-jou) = girlfriend
  • 独身 (do-ku-shin) = single/unmarried (どくしん)
  • デート (dee-to) = a date
  • 別れる (waka-re-ru) = (2) to break up; to divorce (v1, vi) (わかれる)
  • 別れました (wa-ka-re-ma-shi-ta) = broke up (わかれました)

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