Super Basic Words Part 9+ Trend word 女子力(= joshiryoku)

November 27, 2012 in Beginners, Slang, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「私は女子力UP! みんなは語彙力UPね!」

= Watashi wa joshiryoku appu! Minna wa goiryoku appu ne!

= I will work on the “Woman Power” and  you guys should work on the “Vocabulary Strength”, OK?

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Super Basic Words Part 8

September 5, 2012 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「GTOは古いです。今やGSMです。」

= GTO wa furui desu. Imaya GSM desu.

= GTO is old now. It’s time for GSM!

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Super Basic Words Part 7 (Twitter follow up lesson)

June 6, 2012 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「みんなの日本語もぐんぐん伸びるよ!」

= Minna no nihongo mo gungun nobiruyo!

= I bet your Japanese will grow bigger and bigger.

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Super Basic Words Part 6 (Twitter Follow Lesson)

March 13, 2012 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「継続は力なり」

= Keizoku wa chikaranari
Persistence (Continuing something steadily) leads to Power
「あきらめたらかみつくよ。」
= Akirametara kamitsukuyo.
= I’ll bite you if you give up.

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〜納め=~osame + Super Basic Words Part 5 (Twitter lesson follow up)

December 24, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「これで今年は仕事納めです!」

= Kore de kotoshi wa shigoto osame desu!

= This is the last work of the year.

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Super Basic Words Review (Twitter follow up lesson) Part 4

November 3, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「これ勉強したら遊んであげる!」

= Kore benkyou shitara asonde ageru.

= I will play with you after you study this!

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Super Basic Words Review Lesson Part 3 (Twitter lesson follow up)

September 13, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「毎日、一つ一つ積み重ねです。」

= Mainichi hitotsu hitotsu tsumikasane desu.

= You need to build things up one by one everyday.

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Super Basic Words Review Part 2 (From Twitter lessons)

May 30, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「毎日、一語つぶやいてるよ!」

= Mainichi ichigo tsubuyaiteruyo!

= I have been tweeting one word per day!

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Super Basic Words Part 1 (Twitter lesson review)

March 23, 2011 in Beginners, Super Basic Words, Vocabulary

「塵も積もれば山となる!」

= Chiri mo tsumore ba yama to naru.

= Many drops make a shower.

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