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Unformatted text preview: Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts... JapanesePod101.com ...Direct from Tokyo Lesson Code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 JapanesePod101.com Lesson notes for: Intermediate Lesson #3 - Meet Yoko! TABLE OF CONTENTS Hiragana Transcript . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Kanji Transcript . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Translation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Vocabulary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Grammar Points . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 JapanesePod101.com Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts Lesson code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 2 JapanesePod101.com Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts Lesson code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 3 JapanesePod101.com Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts Translation Eri: Hello, Yoko? Yoko: Yes, Eri. Long time. Eri: Is everything OK. What are you up to recently? Everyone is worried. Yoko: The whole time my thesis, it was really tough. I was just in time. Eri: Where are you now? Yoko: Now, I'm at school, waiting for the Dean. Eri: What happened? Yoko: I don't know. The Dean called me in on a matter about my thesis. Eri: Eeeee. Secretary: I kept you waiting, Yamashita-san. Yoko: I've got to go. I'll call you back. See you later. Yoko: Excuse me. Dean: Please. Sit down. The reason I called for you today was because of your thesis. Yoko: I'm sorry. I knew it. The subject about HORIEMON was bad. Dean: No, it was a great thesis! You did a great job. Yoko: Really? Dean: Really. That's why I want to recommend you for SOMY. What do you think? Yoko: SONY? Dean: No, no. SOMY, S.O."M".Y Yoko: SOMY? Thank you. This was my second choice. Lesson code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 4 JapanesePod101.com Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts Vocabulary Kanji Kana rude as suspected, as I though theme, subject, topic something great, important to recommend someone letter of recommendation hope, desire, wish matter, affair, case I kept you waiting English Grammar Points This construction is used to express to "redo" something. To form this type of sentences, we use the masu root or stem of verb rewrite rethink redo This expression is used to express that you are "just about to do something" or "in the midst of doing something". How you construct this kind of sentence is that you take the plain present dictionary form of the verb, and add afterwards. is a noun and acts as such, meaning you would usually add Lesson code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 5 JapanesePod101.com Learn Japanese with FREE Daily Podcasts or too. This expression is used to express that you are "in the midst/middle of doing something". How you construct this kind of sentence is that you take the present continuous form of the verb, and add afterwards. make this construction by taking the verb in its plain past dictionary form, and add to it. Lesson code: 061_I3_021706 February 17th 2006 / 2006 02 17 6 ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2010 for the course EAST ASIAN Japanese 1 taught by Professor Galante during the Spring '10 term at greenriver.edu.

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