Smap: Only one flower in the world


Lesson Focus

You can understand and say one of the most famous phrases in a Japanese song by Smap.

Key Sentence


Only one flower in the world

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This has been quoted from 世界に一つだけの花 by Smap

One by one

世界(せかい) → world
に → in
一つ(ひとつ) → one
だけ → only
の → of
花(はな) → flower

Note: counting objects

One is 一(いち), but you need to use 一つ(ひとつ)when you count an object. Use 二つ(ふたつ)to count two objects.

Counting objects