JLPT N4 Grammar (toka~toka)

Meaning

among other things; such as; like ~

How to use

Verb (dictionary form) + とかVerb (dictionary form) + とか
Noun + とかNoun + とか
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Learn Japanese grammar: (toka~toka). Meaning: among other things; such as; like ~.

This is usually used to list multiple examples, though it can also be used only once with one example, and will imply that you could say more examples (see example 1).


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- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese hint, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

しゅみとかありますか?
shumi toka arimasu ka?
Do you have any hobbies (or anything else you do)
Example #2

わたしはおすしとからーめんとかにほんりょうりがだいすきです。
watashi wa osushi to ka raamen to ka nihon ryouri ga daisuki desu.
I love Japanese food, like sushi, ramen, etc.
Example #3

このイベントでは、バーベキューとかゲームとかをします。
kono ibento de wa, baabekyuu toka geemu to ka o shimasu..
At this event we will do things like barbecue and play games.
Example #4

まいにち、5ふんとか、10ぷんとかでもいいので、うんどうしたほうがいいですよ。
mainichi, 5 fun toka, 10 pun toka demo ii node, undou o shita hou ga ii desu yo.
You should work out every day, even just 5 to 10 minutes is OK.
Example #5

まいにち、しごととか、かいぎとかでとてもいそがしい。
mainichi, shigoto toka, kaigi toka de totemo isogashii.
I'm busy every day with (things like) work and meetings.
Example #6

かれはえいごだけじゃなくて、ちゅうごくごとかすぺいんごとかもはなせるんだよ。
kare wa eigo dake janakute, chuugokugo toka supeingo toka mo hanaserunda yo.
He not only speaks English, but can also speak Chinese, Spanish, etc..
Example #7

パソコンがよくわからないので、WindowsとかMacとかのちがいがわかりません。
pasokon ga yoku wakaranai no de, windows toka mac to ka no chigai ga wakarimasen.
I'm not good with computers and don't understand the differences between Windows, Mac (etc)
Example #8

テニスのことなら、たなかさんとかやまださんとかがくわしいですよ。
tenisu no koto nara, tanaka san toka yamada san toka ga kuwashii desu yo.
For things related to Tennis, Tanaka-san and Yamada-san are very knowledgeable.

Vocabulary List

KanjiKanaEnglish
趣味しゅみhobbies
わたしI
お寿司おすしsushi
日本料理にほんりょうりJapanese food
大好きだいすきlove
毎日まいにちevery day
運動うんどうexercise
仕事しごとwork
会議かいぎmeeting
忙しいいそがしいbusy
かれhe
英語えいごEnglish
中国語ちゅうごくごChinese
スペイン語すぺいんごSpanish
話すはなすto speak
違いちがいdifference
詳しいくわしいknowledgeable

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