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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 耳 (mimi)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: みみ
Kanji: 耳
Romaji: mimi

Type: noun

Meaning: ear; hearing

Example sentences:

先生の話に耳を澄ましました。
sensei no hanashi ni mimi o sumashimashita.
I listened carefully to the teacher’s story.

数秒の間彼は真剣に耳をすましていた。
suubyou no aida kare wa shinken ni mimi o sumashite ita.
For some seconds he listened quite seriously.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 耳 (mimi)

突然、彼女は時計のうつ音を耳にした。
totsuzen, kanojo wa tokei no utsu oto o mimi ni shita.
Suddenly she heard a clock strike.

わたしだけが、それを耳にはさんだ。
watashi dake ga, sore o mimi ni hasanda.
I was the only one who heard that.

Similar words:

耳朶 (mimitabu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 耳朵 (ěrduo)
Korean: 귀 (gwi)

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