JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

Japanese bullet train

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【しんかんせん】(shinkansen)

Meaning: bullet train; Japanese high speed train.

Type: Noun

Level: JLPT N2 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

しんかんせんのチケットをよやくしました。
shinkansen no chiketto o yoyaku shimashita.
I reserved the shinkansen tickets.
Example #2

わたしはしんかんせんをのったことがないです。
watashi wa shinkansen o notta koto ga nai desu.
I have never ridden on the shinkansen.
Example #3

わたしはときどきしごとでしんかんせんをつかいます。
watashi wa tokitoki shigoto de shinkansen wo tsukaimasu.
I sometimes use the Shinkansen for work.
Example #4

わたしはおおさかからしんかんせんにのっていえにかえります。
watashi wa oosaka kara shinkansen ni notte ie ni kaerimasu.
I'll go home from Osaka on the bullet train.
Example #5

そのしんかんせんはじかんどおりにつくよていです。
sono shinkansen wa jikan doori ni tsuku yotei desu.
That bullet train is expected to arrive on schedule.