Monday, 20 January 2014

鉄鍋のジャン


鉄鍋 - てつなべ - iron pot; iron pan 
 - indicates possessive and nominalizes verbs and adjectives

Iron pot Jan, Iron pan/wok Jan

Monday, 13 January 2014

電影少女


- in this case this just means "Huh?"

- eye; eyeball; eyesight; sight; vision; look; stare; glance

 - topic marker particle

真面目まじめ - diligent; serious; honest; sober; grave; earnest; steady (Na adjective)

です - the polite copula in Japanese (だった here is the informal version of です in the past tense, and roughly means "was" or "were". It is very common in Japanese and usually put at the end of a statement)

おれ - I; me (rough or arrogant-sounding first-person pronoun)

 - indicates possessive and nominalizes verbs and adjectives

こと - thing; matter (in this case, 俺事 just means "me" when translated)

 - indicates direct object of action (within this context)

知るしる - to know; to understand; to be acquainted with; to feel (しらない is negative)

Huh?


...Ai's eyes were serious...They were eyes that didn't know me....

Monday, 6 January 2014

ファイナルファンタジーVII


何だ なんだWhat!

お前 - おまえ you (formerly honorific, now sometimes derog. term referring to an equal or inferior)

- たち pluralizing suffix (esp. for people & animals; formerly honorific)

ここhere (place physically close to the speaker, place pointed by the speaker while explaining); this place (within this context)

からfrom (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity) (within this context)

- さきahead; the other side (within this context)

- topic marker particle

関係者かんけいしゃauthorized people; authorised people; person(s) concerned; officials; staff

以外いがい - with the exception of; excepting

立入禁止たちいりきんし - no entry; Keep Off!; No Trespassing


- polite copula in Japanese (here is the informal version of です and roughly means "is, be, are, am". It is very common in Japanese and usually put at the end of a statement)

What is it you lot! Ahead from here is no entry except for authorized personnel!