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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 食べる (taberu)

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Kana: たべる
Kanji: 食べる
Romaji: taberu

Type: verb

Meaning: to eat; to live on (e.g. a salary); to live off; to subsist on

Example sentences:

一口食べてみたい。
hitokuchi tabete mitai.
I want to take a bite.

そんなの食べるわけないでしょ!
sonna no taberu wake nai desho.
We can’t eat that!

食べる Verb Conjugation Taberu

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パパがぼくのケーキを食べた。
papa ga boku no keeki o tabeta.
Daddy ate my cake.

わたしはなにか食べるものを探してみる。
watashi wa nanika taberu mono o sagashite miru.
I’m going to try to find something to eat.

食事がベッド脇に置かれ、彼はそれを食べた。
shokuji ga beddo waki ni okare, kare wa sore o tabeta.
Food appeared beside his bed, and he ate it.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 食べる (taberu)

Similar words:

食う (kuu); 食らう (kurau)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 吃 (chī)
Korean: 먹다 (meogda)

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