The Japanese Page Word of the Day - Movie

今日のことば
Word of the Day: May 7, 2018

 

映画

noun | えいが


MEANING: movie

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

今日は映画を見に行きませんか?

きょうは えいが を みに いきませんか?
Would you like to see a movie?

 

NOTES:

Literally, this would be “Today, wouldn’t you like to go see a movie?” The negative question is often used when politely asking if someone “wouldn’t like” to do something.

VOCABULARY:

今日 【きょう】–today
見に行く 【みにいく】–to go to see…
行きませんか 【いきませんか】–wouldn’t (you like) to go
か 【か】–question marker