School: There is a tennis court next to a canteen.

Topic Based Lesson
スポンサーリンク

On this page, you can learn how to express where something is in Japanese.

Key Sentence

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

There is a tennis court next to a canteen.
ba i te n no yo ko ni te ni su ko o to ga a ri ma su
売店のよこにテニスコートがあります

One by one

売店(ばい・てん) → canteen
のよこに → next to
テニスコート → tennis court
があります。 → there is

Vocabulary

Location expressions
On this page, you can learn vocabulary for location expressions such as 'in front of', 'behind' etc.
Vocabulary: Places - at school
On this page, you can learn Japanese vocabulary for places at school.

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.

Review

Task 1: Change into Japanese.

  • There is a tennis court near a school oval.
  • There is a car park behind a gymnastic hall.

Task 2: Change into English.

  • 売店 の右に トイレ があります。
  • と書しつ の前に びじゅつしつ があります。

Kanji

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

Answer