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ながい みじかい

Nagai mijikai
long short
i adjective

2

おもい かるい

Omoi karui
Heavy light

3

うるさい

Urusai
Noisy
i adjective

4

きびしい

Kibishii
Serious
i adjective

5

へん

Ex:へんなひと

Hen
Strange
na adjective

Ex. Strange person

6

すき

Suki
Favourite
i adjective

7

ねむい

Nemui
Tired
i adjective

8

あぶない

Abunai
Dangerous
i adjective

9

ふべん

Fuben
Inconvenient
Na adjective

10

ふしんせつな

Fushinsetsuna
Unfriendly
Na adjective

11

あたたかい

Atatakai
Warm (food, clothes, weather)
i adjective

12

あつかん

Atsukan
Hot (drink)
Na adjective

13

つめたい

Tsumetai
Cold (to the touch)
i adjective
Also unfriendly person

14

ひどい

Hidoi
Terrible

15

おそい <> はやい

Osoi <> hayai
Slow, late <> quick, early

16

すごい

Sugoi
Nice, cool, amazing...

17

しんせつ

Shinsetsu
Kind, helpful

18

くらい ⇔ あかるい

Kurai <> akarui
Dark <> light

19

ひろい ⇔ せまい

Hiroi <> semai
Wide <> narrow

20

ひくい ⇔ たかい

Hikui <> takai
Low <> High (height, but also price)

21

たいへん

Taihen
Very much, extremely

(Also used as "oh dear" or "sorry to hear that"

Also: tough, difficult

22

べんり

Benri
Convenient

23

やさしい

Yasashii
Easy

24

むづかしい

Muzukasii
Difficult

25

すずしい

Suzushii
Cool (temperature) as in comfortable, pleasantly cool

26

ゆっくり

ゆっくりします

ごゆっくりどうぞ

Yukkuri - slow
Yukkuri shimasu - to be slow
Go yukkuri dōzo - please take your time (eg. In restaurant)

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つみます

Tsumimasu
To pick (eg. Fruit, flowers)

28

すんでいます

Sundeimasu
To live

29

おわります

Owarimasu
To finish

30

おくれます

Okuremasu
To be delayed (used for train, bus)

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おそく なります

Osoku narimasu
To become late, i.e. Will be late...