Japanese Beginner Phrases Podcast 1

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Phrases covered:
何か食べたいです。 nanika tabetai desu. I’d like something to eat.
何か飲みたいです。 nanika nomitai desu. I’d like something to drink.


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Phrases covered:
何か食べたいです。 nanika tabetai desu. I’d like something to eat.
何か飲みたいです。 nanika nomitai desu. I’d like something to drink.

The focus is on the ーたい which adds the meaning of ‘want.’

食べる -> 食べ -> 食べたい
飲む -> 飲み -> 飲みたい

Vocabulary:
Learn each word well before moving on to the next lesson

何か nanika – something
食べる taberu – to eat
食べたい tabetai – want to eat
飲む nomu – to drink
飲みたい nomitai – want to drink
です desu – copula (connects the words together often like our to be verb)

それじゃまたね! sore ja mata ne – See you again!

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