- 1 What are some cool Japanese words?
- 2 What is Sugoi?
- 3 What does chotto mean?
- 4 How do you master in Japanese?
- 5 What is the prettiest Japanese word?
- 6 What is Baka mean in Japanese?
- 7 What does DEKU mean in Japan?
- 8 What is Kimochi?
- 9 What Moshi Moshi means?
- 10 Is Sugoi polite?
- 11 What is Chotto matte in Japanese?
- 12 How is chotto used?
- 13 What is the meaning of Daijoubu desu?
What are some cool Japanese words?
12 Beautiful Japanese Words You Have to Know
- Shinrinyoku (森林浴) You know that moment you walk through a forest and all of the natural, green light goes over you?
- Ikigai (生きがい)
- Itadakimasu (いただきます)
- Natsukashii (懐かしい)
- Wabi-Sabi (侘寂)
- Kanbina (甘美な)
- Mono-no-aware (物の哀れ)
- Furusato (ふるさと)
What is Sugoi?
すごい (Sugoi) is a word that’s typically used when you’re left awestruck out of excitement or feel overwhelmed. This can be for any situation be it good or bad. A similar English expression would go somewhere along the lines of “Oh… Wow”.
What does chotto mean?
“Chotto” Can Mean: “ a while ”, “a moment”, “a short time” and “briefly”
How do you master in Japanese?
The Best Way to Learn Japanese: 11 Proven Study Methods That Work
- Take a Class or Computer Course.
- Listen to Language Podcasts.
- Watch Japanese TV With English Subtitles.
- Learn Hiragana and Katakana.
- Read Manga or Children’s Books.
- Get a Workbook.
- Use Flashcards.
- Sing Japanese Karaoke Songs.
What is the prettiest Japanese word?
Kawairashii. Kawairashii is a pretty word to say that’s also the Japanese word you’d use to describe someone or something as being pretty. It also means lovely.
What is Baka mean in Japanese?
Baka is a Japanese word that means “ crazy,” “foolish,” or downright “stupid.” It can also be used as a noun for “a fool” or “a crazy or stupid person.” Anime and manga fans in the West have adopted the use of baka as a (usually joking) insult.
What does DEKU mean in Japan?
Overall, the word deku is a Japanese word that refers to a wooden doll or puppet. Traditionally, these dolls had no arms or legs. The word deku is also used as a teasing insult in Japanese to refer to a blockhead or dummy. The phrase implies that the person is as useless as a legless, armless wooden doll.
What is Kimochi?
What is the meaning of kimochi in Japanese? Kimochi is a “feeling.” This type of feeling is usually one brought on by some stimulation and is something of a non-persisting state of feeling. Kimochii (with a long -ii sound) means “good feeling.”
What Moshi Moshi means?
“Moshi Moshi” as “Hello ” You’ve likely heard moshi moshi before, the expression used by Japanese people when they pick up the phone. The word moshi is derived from the verb “to say” in humble Japanese: ( 申 もう す).
Is Sugoi polite?
Sugoi can also be used in more formal situations by adding “desu.” You also don’t even have to be genuinely surprised. Sometimes our friends or associates tell us something that we may not find particularly impressive, but we want to be polite and show that we care about the people we’re speaking to.
What is Chotto matte in Japanese?
Wait is a word we often yell to catch someone who might be leaving a room or building, or if we are running to catch a bus or train. The way you say “wait” in Japanese is Matte. The more formal form of the word is “Chotto matte kudasai.” Chotto means “a small amount/degree,” and kudasai means “please.”
How is chotto used?
Chotto has three major usages. The first is in its literal meaning, “a little.” The second is to reduce the negative impact of a comment, criticism, or complaint. The third is as an interjection, like, “Hey!” or “Look here!” Let’s learn some more about these different usages below.
What is the meaning of Daijoubu desu?
daijoubu desu = i’m fine, i’m alright, it’s ok.. ( you reply back to someone or that someone asking you) daijoubu desu ka? =