Japanese Reading Together Phrases – Phrase of the Day Calendar

Learning Japanese with your family? Here are six phrases in Japanese that you can use when reading together! Be sure to pick and choose which phrases work best for your family!

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MONDAY

一緒に読もうか。

Isshoni yomouka.

Would you like to read together?

TUESDAY

どの本読みたい?

Dono hon yomitai?

Which book do you want to read?


どのご本読みたい?

Dono gohon yomitai?

Which book do you want to read? (for babies and toddlers)

WEDNESDAY

この話好きだった?

Kono hanashi sukidatta?

Did you like the book? (Japanese – the story)


このお話好きだった?

Kono ohanashi sukidatta?

Did you like the book? (for babies and toddlers)

THURSDAY

この話好き。

Kono hanashi suki.

I liked the book. (I liked the story.)


このお話好き。

Kono ohanashi suki.

I liked the book. (for babies and toddlers)

FRIDAY

一緒に本読むの大好き。

Isshoni hon yomuno daisuki.

I love reading with you.

SATURDAY

毎日一緒に本を読んでるんだ。

Mainichi isshoni honwo yonderunda.

We read together every day.

These phrases are from our phrasebook Use Japanese at Home, which is made by native Japanese speakers.

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