Study Japanese from the Weather forecast

Tenki Yohoo

Weather forecast - Tokyo

Upper Basic level

Study practical Japanese through the weather forecast written in
easy-to-understand Japanese.
Please practice the basic terms first.

2017/November/13 - 2017/November/19

Tenkizu

Getsu-yoobi to ka-yoobi wa tenki ga yokunai desu.
Getsu-yoobi wa Kumori desu ga, ichiji ame ga furu kamo shiremasen.
Ka-yoobi wa tokidoki ame ga furu deshoo.

Demo, sui-yoobi kara tenki wa yoku narimasu.
Tada, do-yoobi wa sukoshi ame ga furu kamo shiremasen.

Saikoo-kion wa 14-do kara 20-do.
Saitei-kion wa 6-do kara 11-do gurai.
Aki wa owatte, fuyu ga hajimatta mitai desu.

Practice Each Sentence

1. Getsu-yoobi to ka-yoobi wa tenki ga yokunai desu.

getsu-yoobi Monday, ka-yoobi Tuesday
tenki weather, yokunai nai form of ii; not good, not nice

2. Getsu-yoobi wa Kumori desu ga, ichiji ame ga furu kamo shiremasen.

getsu-yoobi Monday, kumori cloudy weather
-desu ga a conjunction meaning "but" or "though"
ichiji for a short while, momentary, ame ga furimasu to rain
ame rain, furu root form of furimasu; fall (rain, snow)
-kamo shiremasen expressing possibility; possibly, could be, probably, maybe

3. Ka-yoobi wa tokidoki ame ga furu deshoo.

ka-yoobi Tuesday, tokidoki sometimes, partly
ame ga furu to rain, -deshoo expressing conjecture; should be, must be

4. Demo, sui-yoobi kara tenki wa yoku narimasu.

demo however, but, sui-yoobi Wednesday, -kara from, tenki weather
yoku narimasu to become better, get better
yoku ku form of ii; good, nice, narimasu to become, come to

5. Tada, do-yoobi wa sukoshi ame ga furu kamo shiremasen.

tada however, do-yoobi Saturday
sukoshi a little, a few, some, ame ga furu to rain
-kamo shiremasen possibly, could be, probably, maybe

6. Saikoo-kion wa 14-do kara 20-do.

saikoo-kion highest temperature, saikoo highest, maximum
kion (atmospheric) temperature, -do degrees (celsius), -kara from

7. Saitei-kion wa 6-do kara 11-do gurai.

saitei-kion lowest temperature, saitei lowest, minimum
-gurai / -kurai about, approximately

8. Aki wa owatte, fuyu ga hajimatta mitai desu.

aki autumn, fall, owatte te form of owarimasu; end, finish, over
fuyu winter, hajimatta ta form of hajimarimasu; start, begin
-mitai desu it seems, it looks

Functional patterns used in the sentences (Chapter numbers are from Building Up Conversation)

ichiji ame ga furu kamo shiremasen
plain form + kamo shiremasen:expressing possibility; possibly, probably, could be, may be

Level 2 Chapter 8

tokidoki ame ga furu deshoo
plain form + deshoo:must be, should be, will be

Level 3 Chapter 1

tenki wa yoku narimasu
-ku narimasu / -ni narimasu:become, come to

Level 2 Chapter 9

aki wa owatte
te form -te / -kute / -de:used as a conjunction "and"

Level 2 Chapter 6

fuyu ga hajimatta mitai desu
mitai desu:It seems, it looks

Level 3 Chapter 4

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