Family: My father likes to drive a car.

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

On this page, you can learn how to say what somebody likes to do in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

My father likes to drive a car.
chi chi wa ku ru ma wo u n te n su ru ko to ga su ki de su
うんてんすることが好きです

One by one

  • 父(ちち) → my father
  • は → no meaning
  • 車(くるま) → car
  • を → no meaning
  • うんてんする → drive
  • ことが好きです(ことが・す・きです) → like to + verb

Vocabulary

Vocabulary: My family
On this page, you can learn how to say people in a family in Japanese.
Vocabulary: Basic nouns 1
On this page, you can learn very basic Japanese nouns.
Vocabulary: Basic nouns 2
On this page, you can learn very basic Japanese nouns.
Vocabulary: Basic verbs 1
On this page, you can learn very basic Japanese verbs.
Vocabulary: Basic verbs 2
On this page, you can learn very basic Japanese verbs.

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.

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • My younger brother likes to play tennis.
  • My mother likes to listen to music.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • 兄は水を飲むことが好きです。
  • 妹は本を読むことが好きです。

Kanji

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

Answer