Waku Waku Lesson 1 – 5

Waku Waku Lesson 1 - 5

 

Lesson 1: Meeting People   clickhere_blue25

konnichi wa(こんにちわ) – hello (general greeting)
namae(名前) – name
watashi(私) – I
watashi no namae(私 の 名前) – my name
konnichi wa, watashi no namae wa(私 の 名前 わ) Konomi desu(です)

hajime mashite(はじめ まして) – nice to meet you
yoro-shiku onegai-shimasu(よろしく お願いします) – I hope to build a good relationship with you

 

Language Lesson 2: Onomatopoeia  clickhere_green25

waku waku(枠 枠) (suruする) – (I am) happy; excited
doki doki(時 時) (suru) – (I am) nervous, but excited
ira ira(いら いら) (suru) – (I am) angry; impatient

 

Language Lesson 3: Greetings   clickhere_orange25

ohayou (gozaimasu) – good morning
konnichiwa – hello (good afternoon)
yaho / yo – hey
yaho, genki? – hey, how’s it going?
konbanwa – good evening
oyasumi (nasai) – good night
sayounara – goodbye
bye bye / matane – goodbye (casual)

 

Language Lesson 4: Pop Culture Words   clickhere_red25

kawaii – cute, adorable, lovely
kakkoii – cool, good looking
samui – (slang) lame, bad joke (literally means cold temperature)

 

Language Lesson 5: How Are You?   clickhere_blue25

o-genki desu ka? – How are you? (formal)
genki? – How are you? (casual)
genki – I’m doing well
maa maa – I’m so-so
genki jya nai – I’m in a bad mood