Slang: アバウト & 細かい ( = Abauto & Komakai) + Some Twitter words

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「日本なう!」

= Nihon nau! 

(Twitter lingo) meaning “I’m in <JAPAN> right now!”

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:o 「右と左、どっちが欲しい?

= Migi to hidari docchi ga hoshii?

=  “Which one do you want? The Right one or the left one?”

:maggie-small: 「右!!3ミリ位長いから…」

= Migi!! Sanmiri gurai nagai kara…

“The right one! ‘Cause it’s about 3mm longer….”

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頻度 ( = hindo) Frequency

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:evil: 「さっき食べたばかりじゃない!一日に何回食べたらいいの!」

(=Sakki tabeta bakarija nai! Ichinichi ni nankai tabetara iino!)

“You just ate! How many time a day do you need to eat?”

:maggie-small: 「一日5( or 五)食じゃ足りないよ!」

(=Ichinichi goshoku ja tarinaiyo!)

“Just five meals a day is not enough!”

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How to use「 もんか」「もんだ」「(だ)なんて」( = monka / monda/ (da)nante)

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:roll:   「たった、8ヶ月でこのブログが終わりだなんて誰が信じると思うの?」

= Tatta hachikagetsu de kono burogu ga owarida nante dare ga shinjiru to omou no?

“Who would believe that this blog would finish in just eight months.”

:maggie-small: 「でも、人って案外と信じるもんだよ。」

= Demo hitotte angai to shinnjiru mon dayo.

“But more than you imagine, people are supposed to believe it.”

!nemui! 「そういうもんかなあ…」

= Souiu mon ka naa..

“I wonder if it is true…”

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April Fool Special Lesson

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「せっかく来てくれましたが、今日でこのブログは終わります。短い間でしたが有り難う!

= Sekkaku kite kuremashitaga kyou de kono burogu wa owarimasu. Mijikai aida deshitaga arigatou!  

Thank you for visiting this site but today is the last day for the blog.

I know it was a short period of time, but thank you so much (for your support)!

 

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謙遜 ( = kenson) : How to sound more humble in Japanese!

Yukari

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:-o 「マギー先生って本当に頭がいいですよね。」

 = Maggie sensei tte hontou ni atama ga ii desu yone!

“Miss Maggie, I think you are really smart.”

:maggie-small: 「いいえ、私なんてまだまだです。アインシュタインに比べたら…」

 = Iie watashinante madamada desu. Ainshutain ni kurabetara…

=“No way! Far from it. I mean, compared to Einstein….”

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How to use 〜ていく+〜てくる ( = ~teiku + ~tekuru)

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8-O 「雨が降ってきたのにそんなの着ていくの?」

= Ame ga futte kita noni sonnano kite iku no?

=“It has started to rain and  you’re going out like that?”

:maggie-small: 「いいの!お洒落していくの!」

= Iino! Oshare shite ikuno!)

“Leave me alone! I wanna go out dressed up!”

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:?:   「もう晴れてきたのにレインコート着てきたの?」

= Mou harete kita noni reinkouto kite kita no?

=  “How come you are wearing a raincoat? The weather has cleared up now.”

:maggie-small: 「悪い?」

= Warui?

“Is there any problem?”

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