Beginner vocab




失敗, しっぱい

failure, mistake, blunder

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引く, 曳く, 牽く, ひく

to pull, to draw (attention, etc.), to attract (interest, etc.), to draw back, to draw (a card), to draw (plan, line, etc.), to catch (cold), to play (string instr.), to look up (e.g. dictionary), to consult, to haul, to pull (vehicles), to subtract, to ebb, to fade, to descend (from), to inherit (a characteristic), to quote, to raise (as evidence), to lay (a cable), to draw (a cable)

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曲がる, 曲る, まがる

to bend, to curve, to warp, to wind, to twist, to turn, to be awry, to be askew, to be crooked

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渡る, 亘る, 渉る, 亙る, わたる

to cross over, to go across, to extend, to cover, to range, to span

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道路, どうろ

road, highway

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勿体ない, 勿体無い, 物体ない, 物体無い, もったいない

impious, profane, sacrilegious, too good, more than one deserves, unworthy of, wasteful

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易しい, やさしい

easy, plain, simple

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優しい, やさしい

tender, kind, gentle, graceful, affectionate, amiable, suave

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厳しい, 酷しい, 厳めしい, きびしい, いかめしい

severe, strict, rigid, unsparing, relentless, stern, austere, grave, solemn, majestic, intense (cold)

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命, いのち

life, life force, lifetime, lifespan, most important thing, foundation, core, paired tattoos of the "life" kanji on the upper arms of a man and woman (indicating unwavering love), fate, destiny, karma

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食堂, しょくどう

dining room, dining hall, cafeteria, messroom, restaurant, eatery, snack bar, diner

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地下鉄, ちかてつ

underground train, subway

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新幹線, しんかんせん

bullet train (very high speed), Shinkansen

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安全, あんぜん

safety, security

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彼女, かのじょ

she, her, girl friend, girlfriend, sweetheart

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野球, やきゅう

baseball

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冷蔵庫, れいぞうこ

refrigerator

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同じ, おなじ, おんなじ

same, identical, equal, uniform, equivalent, similar, common (origin), changeless, alike, (usu. part of a 'nara' conditional) anyway, anyhow, in either case

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くらい, ぐらい

approximately, about, around, or so, to (about) the extent that, (almost) enough that, so ... that ..., at least, as ... as ..., like

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煩い, 五月蝿い, 五月蠅い, うるさい

noisy, loud, fussy, annoying, troublesome, tiresome, importunate, bossy

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