Hiragana Exercise Sheet - Listening #1

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Section A

  1. asa ("morning") あさ (MOV)
  2. eki ("station") えき (MOV)
  3. uti ("house") うち (MOV)
  4. oka ("hill") おか (MOV)
  5. asita ("tomorrow") あした (MOV)
  6. isu ("chair") いす(MOV)
  7. osake ("rice wine") おさけ (MOV)
  8. sekai ("world") せかい (MOV)
  9. kotosi ("this year") ことし (MOV)
  10. tukue ("desk") つくえ (MOV)

Section B

  1. wakarimasu ("[I] understand.") わかります。(MOV)
  2. tigaimasu. ("[It's] wrong.")ちがいます。(MOV)
  3. hai, tukurimasita ("Yes, [I] made [it].") はい、つくりました。(MOV)
  4. asitadekimasu. ("Tomorrow [it] will be done/possible.") あしたできます。(MOV)
  5. iie, kimasendesita. ("No, [I] didn't come.") いいえ、きませんでした。(MOV)

Section C

  1. いえ ("house") (MOV)
  2. くつ ("shoe") (MOV)
  3. あそこ ("over there") (MOV)
  4. ちかてつ ("subway") (MOV)
  5. おととい ("day before yesterday") (MOV)
  6. せき ("seat") (MOV)
  7. たかい ("expensive") (MOV)
  8. すし ("rice with raw fish") (MOV)
  9. しこく ("Shikoku Island") (MOV)
  10. つかう ("to use") (MOV)
  11. きく ("to listen") (MOV)

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