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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 話 (hanashi)

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Kana: はなし
Kanji: 話
Romaji: hanashi

Type: Noun

Meaning: talk; speech; chat; conversation; story

Example sentences:

今日は大事な話があるからぜひ来てくれ。
kyou wa daiji na hanashi ga aru kara zehi kite kure.
I have something important to tell you today so you must come.

彼氏は「話がある」と言った。
kareshi wa “hanashi ga aru” to itta.
My boyfriend said “we need to talk.”

そばへ行けば逃げる。話をすれば怒る。
soba e ikeba nigeru. hanashi o sureba okoru.
He runs away when I try to go near him. He gets mad when I talk to him.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 話 (hanashi)

それはまたずいぶんと物騒な話ですね。
sore wa mata zuibun to bussou na hanashi desu ne.
That’s rather unsettling.

いいわ。お話聞きましょ。
ii wa. ohanashi kikimasho.
Okay. Let’s hear what you have to say.

もうその話は聞き飽きました。
mou sono hanashi wa kikiakimashita.
I’m tired of hearing about that.

どこからお話しすればよろしいでしょうか。
doko kara ohanashi sureba yoroshii deshou ka.
At what point shall I begin my story?

Similar words:

物語 (monogatari); ストーリー (sutoorii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 话 (huà)
Korean: 말 (mal)

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