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The Japanese definite article (plural)

The English definite article the does not exist in Japanese. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered definite without the need for a specific word to show this.

Examples of the Japanese definite article

the doors
the girls
the books
the kitchens
otoko no hito
the men

Best way to Learn Japanese

Learn Japanese words naturally by listening to the language. This audio course presents the learner with words and phrases in both Japanese and English. This shows the learner real life dialogue in real life situations. Just listen, absorb and enjoy.

Included in the course

  • 1 Audio CD in Japanese and English

Key Features

  • The CD is in both Japanese and English
  • Duration of roughly 60 minutes
  • Learn Japanese words
  • Learn Japanese phrases

Popular Reasons to learn Japanese


Think about the many job opportunities with the airlines, import-export companies, and other international businesses. Knowledge of Japanese may increase your chances of getting a promotion.

Meet new people

Many people who have learned Japanese have met their husband or wife because of it. If you learn some Japanese, you will increase the number of people you can communicate with.


If you don't speak Japanese, you will be forced to confine yourself to popular tourist resorts. A basic ability in Japanese will help you to order food, find your way around and buy train or bus tickets. If you want to get to know the locals, to read signs, menus, etc, knowing Japanese is a necessity.

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Basic words and phrases in Japanese

Get by in Japanese with these basic Japanese words & phrases.

It is snowing.

Yuki ga futte imasu.

It is cloudy out.

Kumori desu.

It is hot out.

Atsui desu.

It is windy.

Kaze ga tsuyoi desu.

It is cold out.

Samui desu.

It is raining.

Ame ga futte imasu.

It is nice out.

Ii tenki desu.

What is the weather like ?

Otenki wa dou desu ka ?