School: I go to school by bike.

Basic sentence
Basic sentence

On this page, you can learn how to say how you get to school in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

I go to school by bike.
wa ta shi wa ji te n sha de ga k ko u ni i ki ma su

One by one

  • 私 → I
  • は → no meaning
  • 自てん車(じ・てん・しゃ) → bike
  • で → by
  • 学校(がっ・こう) → school
  • に → to
  • 行きます(い・きます) → go


【Vocabulary・Noun】Transportation in Japanese
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Note: walk to school

If you walk to school, use the sentence below. The key word is 歩いて(ある・いて), which means ‘walk’.


I walk to school.


Task: Change into Japanese.

  • I go to school by car.
  • I go to school by taxi.

Task: Change into English.

  • 私はふねで学校に行きます。
  • 私は歩いて学校に行きます。


Task: Listen to answer what you hear in English.