Part time job: I work at McDonald’s.

Topic Based Lesson

On this page, you can learn how to say where you work in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

I work at McDonald’s.
wa ta shi wa ma ku do na ru do de ha ta ra i te i ma su

One by one

  • 私 → I
  • は → no meaning
  • マクドナルド → McDonald’s
  • で → at
  • はたらいています → work


work is はたらく, but はたらいています is more natural to use if you need to say where you work.


Vocabulary: Places - shops
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for shops.

Conversation example

Q: どこでアルバイトをしていますか。(Where do you do a part time job?)

A: 私はマクドナルドではたらいています。(I work at McDonald’s.)


Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • I work at a book shop.
  • I work at a vegetable shop.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • 私は花屋ではたらいています。
  • 母はパン屋ではたらいています。


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