Family: How old is your mother?

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

Key Sentence

First box: English, Second box: Romaji, Last box: Japanese writing and audio

How old is your mother?
o ka a sa n wa na n sa i de su ka
お母さん何さいですか。

One by one

  • お母さん(お・かあ・さん) → your mother
  • は → no meaning
  • 何さい(なん・さい) → how old
  • です → is
  • か → ?

Vocabulary

Vocabulary: Somebody else's family
On this page, you can learn how to say people in a somebody else's family in Japanese.

Grammar

like to + verb:【verb dict. form + ことが好きです】
On this page, you can learn Japanese grammar to express what you like to do.

Note

You can ask somebody’s age more politely with the sentence below:

お母さんはおいくつですか

How old is your mother?

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • How old is your younger brother?
  • How old is your uncle?

Task 2: Change into English.

  • お兄さんはおいくつですか。
  • お父さんは何さいですか。

Kanji

Task 3: Listen to answer what you hear in English.

Answer