JLPT N5 Vocabulary


high; tall; expensive; above average

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【たかい】(takai)


  • high; tall
  • expensive; high-priced
  • above average (in degree, quality, etc.)

Type: Adjective, い-adjective

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

sore wa takai ne.
That is expensive.
Example #2

watashi wa takai tokoro ga kowai.
I am afraid of high places.
Example #3

kono shatsu wa go sen en da. Takai!
This shirt is 5,000 yen.. Way too expensive!
Example #4

kono hen no yachin ga totemo takai.
Rent in this area is very expensive.
Example #5

kare wa watashi yori mo haruka ni se ga takai.
He is by far way taller than me.
Example #6

watashi wa totemo takai netsu ga atta.
I had a very high fever.

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