JLPT N5 Vocabulary


to meet; to encounter; to see

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【あう】(au)

Meaning: to meet; to encounter; to see.

Type: Verb, Godan verb, Intransitive verb

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

kinou tomodachi ni aimashita.
I saw a friend yesterday.
Example #2

Kareshi ni au tame ni, Tokyo ni ikimasu.
I'm going to Tokyo to see my boyfriend.
Example #3

kazoku ni tsuki ikkai ai ni ikimasu.
I go to see my family once a month.
Example #4

obon yasumi ni kazoku ni ai ni ikimasu.
I will go to see my family during the Obon break.
Example #5

Koibito ni aitakute, ichinichi demo matenai.
I want to see my lover so bad I can't wait even a day.

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