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Postby apophis » Fri 09.09.2005 8:07 pm

Hi there, I was trying to transalate the next words: Unit and lesson ( both relative to education ) and I only found the kanji for "lesson".... my question is, can anybody help to find de kany for the word unit? of course I´m refering to the word unit in the next xontext:
- Unit nº 1, lesson 1

I´s really apreciate your help:D
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RE: need help with some words

Postby raevin » Fri 09.09.2005 8:45 pm

apophis wrote:
Hi there, I was trying to transalate the next words: Unit and lesson ( both relative to education ) and I only found the kanji for "lesson".... my question is, can anybody help to find de kany for the word unit? of course I´m refering to the word unit in the next xontext:
- Unit nº 1, lesson 1

I´s really apreciate your help:D

I *THINK* that "unit" and "lesson" are used in the same manner...I could be wrong, but I can't find a working definition for "unit" (for what you need) either.
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RE: need help with some words

Postby Harisenbon » Fri 09.09.2005 9:14 pm

I know in English classes (which are really the only classes with sections like that) they are referred to in Katakana as Lesson X, section Y. So like Lesson 4 section 2.

Going for chapters and whatnot in 国語 or 数学, you would probably use -sho 一書、二書など. Depending on the book, you might also have a dai before that. 第一書など
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RE: need help with some words

Postby sa » Sat 09.10.2005 5:13 am

レッスン1、レッスン2、レッスン3(Lesson)・・・・・(Lesson1、Lesson2、Lesson3)
1章、2章、3章(shou)・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・(Chapter1、Chapter2、Chapter3)
一部、2部、3部(bu)・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・(Part1、Part2、Part3)
1話、2話、3話(wa)・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・(story1、story2、story3)
1巻、2巻、3巻(kan)・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・・(vol.1、vol.2、vol.3)

「レッスン1」は日本ではごくふつうに使われています。
強いて訳すなら「授業1(jyugyou)」とか「稽古1(keiko)」だと思いますが、見たことないです。
「部」とか「章」を使うのがいいのではないでしょうか

            
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RE: need help with some words

Postby apophis » Tue 09.13.2005 6:13 pm

I really apreciate all your help, thanks! :D:D:D:D
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