買い物 (ka i mo no)
- 買い物 is a common word for ‘shopping’.
買い出し (ka i da shi)
- 買い出し is to go to shops which are quite away from you in order to buy lots of food at once.
- 買い出し is needed when you don’t have shops around you.
- What to buy should be food and drink.
- 私は三か月に一回東京に買い出しに行きます。(I go to Tokyo to buy food every three months.)
- 家族みんなで買い出しをした。(All of us in my family went shopping.)
to shop (verb)
to buy (verb)
to purchase (verb)