Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Japanese Words for the Day: Books and More

 Book is  (Hon)
Newspaper is 新聞 (Shinbun)
 Comic books are 漫画 (Manga)
Magazine is  雑誌 (Zasshi)
 Novel is 小説 (Shosetsu)
 Atlas is 地図帳 (Chizucho)


Gloria Baker said...

I love books and magazine, so I love learn these words!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

I need a Hon!
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Amanda said...

As a writer, I love learning these works. Although, when I say them out loud, I don't think I'm pronouncing them correctly...

Bart said...

manga has meant comic books this entire time? whwhhhhaaatt

Liz That Skinny Chick Can Bake said...

Japanese would be a difficult language for me to learn!

Riot Kitty said...

I love books, so calling them "hon" would make perfect sense to me :)