Food: There are restaurants from various countries in Tokyo.

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

On this page, you can learn how to say what restaurant (or shop) is in where in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

There are restaurants from various countries in Tokyo.
to u kyo u ni wa i ro i ro na ku ni no re su to ra n ga a ri ma su
東京にはいろいろなレストランがあります

One by one

  • 東京(とう・きょう) → Tokyo
  • に → in
  • は → no meaning
  • いろいろな → various
  • 国(くに) → country
  • の → of
  • レストラン → restaurant
  • があります → there is

Other examples

You can see a couple of other examples with this sentence pattern below:

メルボルンにはいろいろなカフェがあります。

There are various cafe in Melbourne.

日本にはいろいろなラーメン屋があります。

There are various ramen shops in Japan.

Grammar

There is:【noun + があります】
On this page, you can learn Japanese grammar for saying ‘there is + Noun’. Noun has to be an object.

Vocabulary

Vocabulary: Countries
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for countries.
Vocabulary: Cities around the world
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for cities around the world.
Vocabulary: Cities in Japan
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for cities in Japan.
Vocabulary: Places - shops
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for shops.
Vocabulary: eat out
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for eating out.

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • There are various Italian restaurants in Japan.
  • There are restaurants from various countries in New York.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • フランスにはいろいろな日本レストランがあります。
  • 大さかにはいろいろなたこやき屋があります。

Kanji

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

Answer