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Changes I’ve made Part 2
Yumi continues her talking about the changes she made in her life. What do you think of these changes? Listen and #learnJapanese #JapaneseImmersion
- 何度も many times; frequently; plenty of times
- 血液検査 blood test; blood exam [血液 (blood); 検査 (check; checkup; inspection; exam)]
- 血管 blood vessel [duct; tube]
- 血栓 blood clot [栓 (plug; stopper; spigot)]
- 可能性 possibility
- 大腸カメラ colonoscopy [大腸 (large intestine)]
- 食物繊維 dietary fiber [食物 (food); 繊維 (fiber)]
- お味噌汁 miso soup [味噌 (miso); 汁 juice; soup]
- 山盛り heap [盛り(heap; pile); refers to “a large serving piled up high”]
- 週に何回か several times a week [週に(in a week); 何回か (several times; か indicates “unspecified numbers”)]
- 缶詰 canned food [缶 (tin; can); 詰 (stuffing; packing)]
- コーヒー派 coffee lover [派 (faction; side)]
- 食事内容 dietary contents [食事 (meal);内容 (content; substance)]
- 筋トレ strength training; weight training [shortened from shortened from 筋肉トレーニング; 筋肉 (muscle)]
- 有酸運動 aerobic exercise [有 (having; with); 酸素 (oxygen); 運動 (exercise)]
- 予算の都合 budgetary reasons; budget constraints [予算 (budget); 都合 (reason; circumstances; convenience)]
- 紫外線 ultraviolet rays [紫 (purple); 外 (outside); 線 (ray; line)]
- 日焼け止め sunscreen [日焼け (sunburn); 止め (stopper); also called “日焼け止めクリーム”]
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