#014 【Grammar】Counting way (Basic)

Aloha~ ♪

How are you doing~?:)

みんな元気ですかー?:D

ぼくは、すっごい元気ですw
(I am so energetic xD)

最近、twitterをはじめましたw
(Recently, I started twitter !)

おもしろいねw

Anyway, Today’s topic is “Counting way”.

見てみよう!(*o*)/
(Let’s have a look!)

Object Counting way
small object/thing number+個(こ) / number +つ
age number+才(さい)
people number+人(にん)
glass/cup number+杯(はい/ぱい/ばい)
long staff/pen/stick number+本(ほん/ぽん/ぼん)
car/PC/bicycle number+台(だい)
cat/dog/small animal number+匹(ぴき/ひき/びき)
book number+冊(さつ)

 

Example.1
わたしは、ビールを5杯飲みました。
(watashi wa beer wo gohai nomimashita)*Too much for me…haha

I had 5 glass of beer.

Example.2
わたしはアイスを2個買いました。
(watashi wa aisu wo niko kaimashita)

I bought 2 cup of ice cream.

There are manyyyyyy kind of way of counting so I just wrote some of the important one today:)

I think if you couldn’t remember them first, just use “こ” for everything x)

Japanese people can understand what you mean^^

I think that important thing of language is to communicate:)

If each people could understand, that is fine for the first!B)
(If you wanna remember more variety of counting way, I will introduce them little by little!!)

SO!

Let’s give it a try quiz for today’s study!

がんばってーーー!x)

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