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Seafood is the 73rd skill (assuming read left to right) in the Japanese language course. It has 3 lessons.


Grammar Notes[]

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The word「寿司」is pronounced /zu-shi/ when preceded by a vowel.

  • 巻き寿司 (ma-ki-zu-shi) = Maki Sushi
  • 握り寿司 (ni-gi-ri-zu-shi) = Nigiri Sushi

The word 'お腹', meaning "belly", "stomach" was previously taught as /o-na-ka/. In this skill it is /o-ha-ra/.

Lessons[]

Lesson 1[]

Duolingo Seafood

Duolingo Seafood

  • 握り (ni-gi-ri) = Nigiri/Hand-Pressed
  • タコ (ta-ko) = octopus
  • サケ (sa-ke) = salmon
  • ...のような (no-yō-na) = resembling of ...
  • 切れ (ki-re) = slice ("cut")
  • 刺身 (sa-shi-mi) = Sashimi/Raw-fish Slices
  • マグロ (ma-gu-ro) = tuna
  • A か B (A-ka-B) = A or B

Lesson 2[]

  • のり (no-ri) = Nori/roasted seaweed/sushi algae sheet
  • がり (ga-ri) = pickled ginger
  • 回転 (kai-ten) = conveyor belt
  • たこ焼き (ta-ko-ya-ki) = ball-shaped fried octopus
  • イカ (i-ka) = squid
  • 海老 (e-bi) = shrimp

Lesson 3[]

  • 軍艦 (gun-kan) = battleship
  • 巻き (ma-ki) = rolled
  • 手巻き (te-ma-ki) = hand-rolled
  • きゅうり (kyū-ri) = cucumber
  • かっぱ巻き寿司 (ka-ppa-ma-ki-zu-shi) = cucumber sushi rolls
  • 部分 (bu-bun) = part (of an area)
  • トロ (to-ro) = fatty tuna (this also means 'the belly part of tuna', as below)
  • トロはマグロのお腹の部分 (to-ro-wa-ma-gu-ro-no-o-ha-ra-no-bu-bun) = Toro is the belly part of tuna
  • [部分的]

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