にほんごしゅうとくのおとしあな【日本語習得の落とし穴】

■ pitfalls when learning Japanese

All languages have pitfalls. The links below offer help on some of these. Ratings are subjective from 1 to 10, with 10 being most difficult.

Item Issue Rating Comments
眠い・疲れた Sleepy or tired? 4  
白頭鷲・禿鷲 bald eagle or vulture 4  
扇子・団扇・扇風機・換気扇・ファン A variety of fans 2.5  
寒い・冷たい Are you cold or is it cold? 2.5 Also a quick rundown on 暖かい vs. 温かい (warm) and 暑い vs. 熱い (hot)




This entry was created by Benjamin Barrett with contributions from Matt Stevens and Keiko Noguchi.


Created 2000-07-24. Revised 2000-08-06 by BB.


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