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The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Simplicity-Naivete

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Word of the Day: June 13, 2018

素朴

adj, noun | そぼく


MEANING: simplicity; naivete

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

この居酒屋は、素朴な味のメニューが多くて好きだ。

このいざかやは、そぼくなあじのメニューがおおくてすきだ。
I like how this tavern has a lot of simple taste items on the menu.

NOTES:
素 【ソ;ス elementary; principle; uncovered】 朴 【ボク;ほう crude; simple; plain】

VOCABULARY:

この this
居酒屋 【いざかや】 bar; pub; tavern
素朴な味 【そぼくなあじ】 simple tastes
メニュー menu
多くて 【おおくて】 many; lots of
好き 【すき】 like


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