Sports: The game will start at 2 pm.

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

On this page, you can learn how to say when a sports game will start in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

The game will start at 2 pm.
shi a i wa go go ni ji ni ha ji ma ri ma su
しあい午後二時始まります

One by one

  • しあい → game
  • は → → no meaning
  • 午後(ご・ご) → pm
  • 二時(に・じ) → 2 o’clock
  • に → at
  • 始まります(はじ・まります) → start

Vocabulary

Vocabulary: Time - o'clock
On this page, you can learn how to tell the time (o'clock) in Japanese.

Note: AM and PM

AM is 午前(ご・ぜん)and PM is 午後(ご・ご). They need to be placed in front of time.

Example

  • 3 pm → 午後三時
  • 8 pm → 午後八時
  • 10 am → 午前十時
  • 6 am → 午前六時

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • The game will start at 3 pm.
  • The game will start at 11 am.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • しあいは午前九時に始まります。
  • しあいは午後七時に始まります。

Kanji

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

Answer