Yesterday I played…..
What did you do yesterday?
- What did you eat for dinner yesterday?
I ate steak yesterday
- How large was it?
It was 200 grams
- Where did you eat dinner?
I ate dinner here
- How many people came?
Two people came, including me.
What did you do last week?
- I worked overtime last week
- I met a customer to talk about an important business deal
- I did a lot of preparations and made documents for the customer.
- At night, I went to dinner with the customer and my company’s executives.
- We had delicious Japanese soba noodles.
Bite / Bit
I bite down on the beef jerky
The dog bit my hand
I spit out the water
He spits out the food
Did you use a taxi to come here?
Yes, I used a taxi to come here.
What type of visa do you have?
I am a permanent resident
How long have you been in Tokyo?
I have lived in Tokyo for 20 years
How many siblings do you have?
I have four siblings. One brother and three sisters
I am the oldest
My sister is the second oldest
My brothers are younger than me
1st - First
3rd - Third
4th - Fourth
5th - Fifth
He is the 3rd youngest in his family
Are you married?
Is your brother married?
No, he is single
Oldest / Youngest
I am the middle child
I have an older brother and a younger sister
How old is your father?
My father is 70 years old
My father is 8 years older than my mother
You are younger than me
You are like my friend
When my mother was young, she lived in Okinawa
When my parents moved to Tokyo, they had enough money to live
I have lived in Tokyo since 1994
I have been living in Tokyo since I graduated from high school
See / Saw
I see birds outside my window
I saw birds outside my window yesterday
Speak / Spoke
I speak to my family often
I spoke to my father on the phone last week
I can speak a little French
I couldn’t speak very well last night, as I felt nervous
Run / Ran
I run on the weekends for my health
I ran to the office because the train was late
I had a dream last night
I dreamed last night
My father is thinking of moving to a retirement home