JLPT N5 Vocabulary


to hear; to listen (to music); to ask; to learn of

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【きく】(kiku)


  1. to hear
  2. to listen (to music)
  3. to ask
  4. to learn of

Type: Verb, Godan verb, Transitive 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

nande kiku no?
Why do you ask?
Example #2

nani wo kiiteiru no desu ka.
What are you listening to?
Example #3

nandemo watashi ni kiite kudasai.
Please feel free to ask me anything.
Example #4

watashi wa ongaku wo kiku koto mo suki desu.
I also like listening to music.
Example #5

watashi wa nihongo wo kiku koto to kaku koto wa nigate desu.
I'm bad at both listening to and writing Japanese.

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