JLPT N5 Vocabulary

Definition:

to buy; to purchase

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【かう】(kau)

Meaning: to buy; to purchase.

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

なにをかいましたか?
nani wo kaimashita ka?
What did you buy?
Example #2

あたらしいくるまをかいたいですがおかねがない。
atarashii kuruma wo kaitai desuga okane ga nai.
I want to buy a new car, but I have no money.
Example #3

どこでそれをかえますか?
doko de sore wo kaemasu ka?
Where can I buy that?
Example #4

どんなくるまをかうのですか。
donna kuruma wo kau no desu ka.
What kind of car will you buy?
Example #5

かれはらいしゅうあたらしいじてんしゃをかうつもりです。
kare wa raishuu atarashii jitensha wo kau tsumori desu.
He plans on buying a new bicycle next week.

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