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Do have some tea.
O-cha o dōzo.
Thank you.
Arigatō gozaimasu.
Will you have a cake?
O-kashi wa ikaga desu ka.
Yes, I'd love one. What pretty cakes! Are they Japanese cakes?
Hai, itadakimasu. Kireina o-kashi desu ne. Nihon no o-kashi desu ka.
Yes, they are. Please, help yourself.
Ee, sō desu. Dōzo meshiagatte kudasai.
They are delicious.
Totemo oishii desu.
Will you have another cup of tea?
O-cha o mō ippai ikaga desu ka.
No (thank you). That was enough.
Iie, mō kekkō desu.
Mr. Smith ate (some) pretty Japanese cakes at Mr. Tanaka's house. He drank a cup of tea.
Sumisu-san wa Tanaka-san no uchi de kireina Nihon no o-kashi o tabemashita. O-cha o ippai nomimashita.
cake
o-kashi
How about ...?
ikaga desu ka
how
ikaga
eat (polite word for tabemasu)
itadakimasu (itadaku)
pretty, clean (-na adj.)
kireina
Please eat/have (some)
meshiagatte kudasai
very
totemo
good, tasty (-i adj.)
oishii
more (another)
1 cupful
ippai
(counter.)
-hai, -bai, -pai
No (thank you). That was enough.
iie, mō kekkō desu
big park
ōkii kōen
famous park
yūmeina kōen
How is it?
Dō desu ka.
I receive
moraimasu
Thank you for a lovely meal (lit "It was indeed a feast!")
Gochisōsama.
What kind of
Donna
What kind of cakes did (you) eat?
Donna okashi o tabemashita ka.
(I) had (some) delicious cakes.
Oishii okashi o tabemashita.
(I) ate (some) pretty cakes.
Kireina okashi o tabemashita.
(I) ate Japanese cakes.
Nihon no okashi o tabemashita.
(I) ate cookies.
Kukkī o tabemashita.
This apple is very good.
Kono ringo wa totemo oishii desu.
That apple doesn't taste very good.
Ano ringo wa amari oishikunai desu.
I ate some delicious apples.
[Watashi wa] Oishii ringo o tabemashita.
This room is quiet.
Kono heya wa shizuka desu.
That room is not quiet.
Ano heya wa shizuka dewa arimasen.
I study in a quiet room.
[Watashi wa] Shizukana heya de benkyō o shimasu.
not very ...
amari ... -nai/-masen
quiet (-na adj.)
shizukana
egg
tamago
expensive (-i adj.)
takai
cheap (-i adj.)
yasui
beef
gyū-niku
chicken meat
tori-niku
new, fresh (-i adj.)
atarashii
old, not fresh (-i adj.)
furui
vegetable
yasai
easy (-i adj.)
yasashii
difficult (-i adj.)
muzukashii
interesting (-i adj.)
omoshiroi
park
kōen
convenient (-na adj.)
benrina
we
watashi-tachi
(plural suffix for people)
-tachi
have a meal
shokuji o shimasu (shokuji o suru)
shokuji
meal
famous (-na adj.)
yūmeina
well, healthy (-na adj.)
genkina
kind, helpful (-na adj.)
shinsetsuna
free (-na adj.)
himana
busy (-i adj.)
isogashii
Tokyo Hotel
Tōkyō Hoteru
How are you, Mr. Smith?
Sumisu-san, o-genki desu ka.
Fine, thank you.
Ee, arigatō gozaimasu. Genki desu.
It's a fine day today, isn't it?
Kyō wa ii tenki desu ne.
Yes, it really is lovely weather.
Ee, hontō ni ii tenki desu ne.
(Are you) busy today?
Kyō wa isogashii desu ka.
No, (I'm) not so busy.
Iie, amari isogashikunai desu.
Is you house far from your office?
Sumisu-san no uchi wa kaisha kara tōi desu ka.
No, it isn't. It's near by. It's about 20 minutes by subway.
Iie, tōkunai desu. Chikai desu. Chikatetsu de 20-pun gurai desu.
I see. How convenient?
Sō desu ka. Benri desu ne.
This is a quiet park, isn't it?
Koko wa shizukana kōen desu ne.
Yes. There are lots of big trees and beautiful flowers (etc.), aren't there? Do you go to parks often?
Ee, ōkii ki ya kireina hana ga takusan arimasu ne. Howaito-san wa yoku kōen ni ikimasu ka.
Yes. I sometimes go to the park near my house on Sunday morning.
Ee, nichi-yōbi no asa tokidoki uchi no chikaku no kōen ni ikimasu.
weather
tenki
really, truly
hontō ni
about 20 minutes (for about 20 minutes)
20-pun gurai
about, approximately
gurai
tree
ki
Would you like some coffee? Thank you. I'll have some.
Kōhī wa ikaga desu ka. Arigatō gozaimasu. Itadakimasu.
Would you like another cup of coffe? No, thank you. That was enough.
Kōhī o mō ippai ikaga desu ka. Iie, mō kekkō desu.
We had dinner at a famous restaurant.
Watashi-tachi wa yūmeina resutoran de ban-gohan o tabemashita.
That cafe is clean, but it isn't quiet.
Ano kissaten wa kirei desu ga, shizuka dewa arimasen.
I am busy today.
[Watashi wa] Kyō isogashii desu.