Japanese Sentence Patterns

  1. 【Question★何カ国(nan kakoku)“how many countries”】

    Meaning: how many countriesFormation:何カ国(nan kakoku)+phrase日本語 / にほんご /…

  2. 【Question★何時間(nan jikan)“how many hours”】

    Meaning: how many hours Formation: 何年に(nan nen ni)日本語 / にほんご / Japa…

  3. 【Question★何回(nan kai)”How many times?” 】

    Formation:何回(なんかい/nankai)Meaning:How many times….?日本語 / にほんご / Japanese…

  4. 【Question★どんな(don na)+noun “What…like?…

    Meaning: What like?Asking for impressions of something.Formation:どんな(…

  5. 【Question★どんな(donna)“what kind of…./ what?”】

    Meaning: what, what kind ofFormation: どんな+noun日本語 / にほんご / Japanese(1)あ…

  6. 【Question★気温は何度ですか(kion wa nan do desu ka)”W…

    Meaning: What's the temperature?Formation:気温は何度ですか / きおんは なんど ですか / Kion wa …

  7. 【Question★何年に(nan nen ni)”In what year……

    Meaning:In what year...?Formation:何年に(nan nen ni)?日本語 / にほんご / Japanese(1…

  8. 【Question★何番(nan ban)” what number”】

    Meaning :what number  Formation: 何番 / なんばん + phrase  日本語 / …

  9. 【Question★何(nan)+ counter + noun “How many&…

    Meaning: How many….?Formation: なん+ counter + noun 何 + counter + nounCo…

  10. 【Question★何月に(nan gatsu ni)”In what month…

    Meaning:In what month...?Formation:何月に(nan gatsu ni)?日本語 / にほんご / Japanese(1…

  11. 【Question★何曜日に(nan youbi ni)”On what dayR…

    Meaning:On what day...?Formation:何曜日に(nan youbi ni)?日本語 / にほんご / Japanese…

  12. 【Question★何時(nanji) ”what time”】

    Meaning:What time is it now?Formation:今、何時ですか?日本語 / にほんご / Japane…

  13. 【Question★~と~と、どちらが (~to~to, dochira ga): which on…

    Meaning:which one…Formation:Noun 1 + と + Noun 2 + とどちらがVerb phrase 1 …

  14. 【Question★どの(dono)+noun “Which+noun(s)?” 】

    Meaning: Which noun(s) …?Formation:どの+noun(s)… ?日本語 / にほんご / J…

  15. 【Question★何(nani) + noun ”Which…?” 】

    You can read 何 in two ways: 'nan' and 'nani'.何 + noun is usually pronounced as …

  16. 【Question★なんで(nande)+ “why…?”】

    Meaning:whyFormal: なぜNeutral: どうしてCasual: なんで (only in speaking)Formation…

  17. 【Question★どうして(doushite)+ “why…?”…

    Meaning:whyFormal: なぜNeutral: どうしてCasual: なんで (only in speaking)Formation…

  18. 【Question★なぜ(naze) “why”】 

    Meaning: whyなぜ is a counterpart to “why” in English.However, the formality …

  19. 【Question★どのくらい(dono kurai) “How far…?” 】

    Meaning:How far...?Formation:どのくらい / どのくらいの距離(きょり)どれくらい / どれくらいの距離(きょり)&n…

  20. 【Question★どのくらい(dono kurai) “How long…?” 】

    Meaning: How long…?Formation:どのくらい / どのくらい長く(ながく)どれくらい / どれくらい長く(ながく)…

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