JLPT N4 Vocabulary

Definition:

to burn; to be roasted

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【やける】(yakeru).

Meaning: to burn; to be roasted; to be heated; to be sunburnt; to fade (in the sun); to glow red (i.e. of the sky at sunset).

Type: Verb, Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

このにくはよくやけている。
kono niku wa yoku yakete iru.
This meat is roasted well.
Example #2

そのふるいいえはやけてはいになった。
sono furui ie wa yakete hai ni natta.
The old house was burned to ashes.
Example #3

わたしはもっとじょうずにパイをやけるようにどりょくしたい。
watashi wa motto jouzu ni pai o yakeru you ni doryoku shitai.
I want to work hard on baking pies well.
Example #4

ほどうでたまごがやけるほどきょうはあつい。
hodou de tamago ga yakeru hodo kyou wa atsui.
It's so hot today that you could fry an egg on the sidewalk.
Example #5

かれはじぶんのいえがやけるのをみてりせいをうしなった。
kare wa jibun no ie ga yakeru no o mite risei o ushinatta.
He lost his reason when he saw his house burn down.

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