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ほっぺが落ちる Delicious


very oishii (its so delicious, my cheek will fall)

The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate | A = Advanced

hoppe ga ochiru
very oishii (its so delicious, my cheek will fall)

ほっぺ hoppe cheek (face part)
落ちる ochiru fall, drop

見落とし mi otoshi - overlook [I]
猿も木から落ちる saru mo ki kara ochiru - even monkeys fall from trees (proverb) [I]
ほっぺ hoppe - cheek [B]


nihon ni sundeiru gaijin kurei wa hisashiburi ni tako janai mekishiko ryouri no takosu o tabete hoppe ga ochisou datta.

The foreigner Clay living in Japan had a very rare Mexican non-octopus (tako) taco, which resulted in having his cheeks fall.


日本 ni hon - Japan
に住んでいる ni sundeiru - Is living in...
外人 gai jin - foreigner (more polite is 外国人 gai koku jin)
クレイ kurei - Clay (my name)
久し振り hisashi buri - its been a long time
tako - octopus (the play with words here is that the sound tako can mean octopus or Taco)
じゃない ja nai - not
メキシコ料理 mekishiko ryou ri - Mexican food
タコス takosu - taco
食べて tabete - eat and...
そうだった sou datta - it seemed as though...

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