Family: I have a pet. It is one dog and its name is Pochi.

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

On this page, you can learn how to say what pet you have, how many they are and what their name is in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

I have a pet. It is one dog and its name is Pochi.
wa ta shi wa pe t to wo ka t te i ma su. pe t to wa i nu i p pi ki de, na ma e wa po chi de su
ペットかっていますペット一ぴきで、名前ポチです。

One by one

1st sentence

2nd sentence

  • ペット → pet
  • は → no meaning
  • 犬(いぬ) → dog
  • 一ぴき(いっ・ぴき) → one
  • で、 → and
  • 名前(な・まえ) → name
  • は → no meaning
  • ポチ → Pochi
  • です → is

Vocabulary

Vocabulary: Numbers – Counter for animals
On this page, you can learn how to count animals in Japanese.
Animals
Animals かめ 亀 turtle くま 熊 bear とら 虎 tiger ひつじ 羊 sheep とり 鳥 bir...

Grammar

and:【で】
On this page, you can learn how to use で as 'and'.

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • I have a pet. It is one turtle and its name is Yoshi.
  • I have a pet. It is one cat and its name is Tama.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • 私はペットをかっています。ペットはねこ一ぴきで、名前はミケです。
  • 私はペットをかっています。ペットはうさぎ二ひきで、名前はポチとタロです。

Kanji

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

Answer