Dmitry Posted February 22, 2014 Report Share Posted February 22, 2014 I want to continue previous topic by adding some words and phrases that I`m sure ladies will appreciate!So, let`s get started with the types of the form of clothes:そでなし [sodenashi] - sleeveless半そで [hansode] - short sleeve長そで [nagasode] - long sleeveWhen you talk about embroidery pattern of clothes:無地 [muzi] - plain柄 [gara] - paternしま [shima] - strippedゆるい [yurui] - loose (about a skirt) きつい [kitsui] - tight (about a skirt)Couple phrases that will help you during shopping:買い物 （をする）[kaimono (o suru)] - to go shopping似合う [niau] - to look good on someone; ex: 黒がよくお似合いです。 [kuro ga yoku onioidesu] - Black suites you well.気に入る [ki ni iru] - to take a fancy to..; note --> お気に入り [o ki ni iri] - one`s favorite; ex:このネクタイは気に入らない、別のを見せてください。 [kono nekutai ha kiniiranai, betsuno wo misetekudasai] - I don`t like this tie; show me another one.好む [konomu] - to like; note --> 好み [konomi] - one`s tasteピンク [pinku] - pink目だつ色 [medatsuiro] - a color that stands outすてきなデザイン [sutekinadezain] - nice designはでな [hadena] - gaudy地味な [zimina] - staid模様 [moyou] - pattern色 [iro] - colorはやっている [hayatteiru] - in fashion note --> はやり [hayari] - trend売り切れる [urikireru] - to be sold out note --> 売り切れ [urikire] - sold outサイズを確かめる [saizu o tashikameru] - to check the sizeセールで買う [seeru de kau] - to buy it on saleかごに入れる [kago ni ireru] - to put it in the shopping car30パーセント（％）オフ [30 paasento ofu] - 30% off the the regular price; note --> you also can use authentic Japanese phrase: 3割引き [3 waribiki] - means the sameスーパーの特売品 [suupaa no tokubaihin] - special sale item at the supermarketTherefore, I suppose these words/phrases will be usufel for you. It would be great if any of you could add some phrases to this list. Thank you. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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