Chapter 5: Look Look!

Cool! (modern & funky)

  • kakko ii
  • kakko ee- (Osaka dialect)
  • iketeru

It looks cool (in the sense of classic style: e.g. George Clooney)

  • shibui

Handsome!

  • ikemen (= iketeru(“cool”) men’s)

Cute!

  • Kawaii

Beautiful

  • kiree
  • bijin (for ladies)

Look Look!

  • mite mite!
  • hora! (with pointing finger)

What?

  • nani?
  • nani nani?

What? Don’t bother me

  • nani?
  • nanda yo.

Disappointed..

  • nanda…
  • gakkari
  • zannen

Langauge Note: How you say? “Nanda”

  • Nanda? (surprise)
  • Nanda ↓ (disappointed)
  • Nanda ↑ (angry)

Kaiwa (Conversation)

 A: Ahh!    /Wow!

 B: nani nani? Dooshita no? /What? What’s happened?

 A: mite mite! Ano hito, choo ikemen. /Look look! That guy is so handsome!

 B: Hontoo? Doko doko? /Really? Where?

 A: hora, asoko  /See? Over there.

 B: ee~!? Maji de?   /No kidding!

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