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Word of the Week 2


 



                                  Word of the Week!


For WEEK 2, our word of the week is:


(家族)

Read as Kazoku means Family. It is consist of two Kanji, and.

 

is the Kanji of Houseいえ (ie)for Kun-Yomi (Japanese reading) and (ka) for On-Yomi (Chinese reading). When this Kanji is alone, the reading will be in its Kun-Yomi which いえ.

 

is read as ぞく(zoku)(Chinese reading) means tribe.

 

 

Example:

わたし4にんかぞくです。(4人家族です。)

(Watashi ha Yonnin Kazoku desu.)

There are four people in my family.

 

わたしかぞくいえあそこあります(家族あそこあります)

 (Watashi no kazoku no ie ha asoko ni arimasu.)

My Family's house is over there.

 


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For the above vocabularies:


わたし () – means I. 
は、の、に – are particles (these words will be discussed in future blogs) 
です – is a to be verb (will be discussed in future blogs) 
4にん (4人) – four people 
あそこ – over there

あります – have (for objects) 


 

If you want to learn about Family members, you can check my previous blog Let’s talk about Family in Japanese.  

 


 

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>> Word of the week 1
>> Holy week
>> Japanese Pronouns

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>> The Hiragana Character
>> The Katakana Character

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