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MoeManga 00F: Kizuna Yumeno

Posted by Danny Choo On Thu 2014/10/23 09:37 JST In MoeManga
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*Kizuna is often also referred to as Kizuna-chan, where "-chan" is a suffix which expresses that the speaker finds the person endearing.

MoeManga Japanese Learning

Here are some of the keywords you may want to remember for your Japanese studies.

友達

友達 [ともだち (tomodachi)] - friend.

ライバル

ライバル [raibaru] - rival.

新た・新しい

新た・新しい [あらた・あたらしい (arata・atarashii)] - new.
Note how the reading of the kanji "新" changes depending on the hiragana that comes after it. "新た"is a na-adjective, while 新しい is an i-adjective.

党首

党首 [とうしゅ (toushu)] - leader. usually used to refer to leaders of political parties or activist groups.

校内

校内 [こうない (kounai)] - within the school.

唯一

唯一 [ゆいつ (yuitsu)] - one and only.

お嬢様

お嬢様 [おじょうさま (ojousama)] - princess.

〜的

〜的 [~てき (~teki)] - When 的 comes after a noun, it converts the noun into an adjective.
(by itself, it is read as [まと (mato)], and means "target")
Some examples include:

  • 一般的 [いっぱんてき (ippanteki)] - generally. [一般 = general]
  • 感動的 [かんどうてき (kandouteki)] - moving. [感動 = deep emotion]
  • お嬢様的 [おじょうさまてき (ojousamateki)] - princess-like. [お嬢様 = princess]

存在

存在 [そんざい (sonzai)] - presence/existence.

として

として [toshite] - as (...someone/...something).
eg.

  • 学生として [がくせいとして (gakusei toshite)] - as a student.

男子

男子 [だんし (danshi)] - male/boy.

憧れ

憧れ [あこがれ (akogare)] - adoration/admiration

本当

本当 [ほんとう (hontou)] - truth/reality

普通

普通 [ふつう (futsuu)] - usual/common/ordinary

Keywords from previous MoeManga posts are as follows.

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