Vocabulary Card – 遅い – osoi


furigana: おそい
romaji: osoi
Meaning: slow, late
Level: JLPT N5


Writing

Kanji Meaning Onyomi Kunyomi JLPT
late, slow, postpone CHI oso(i), oku(reru), oku
hiragana i 5

Grammar: i-adjective

Form Kanji Furigana
Romaji JLPT
plain form 遅い おそい osoi 5
past 遅かった おそかった osokatta
negation 遅くない おそくない osokunai
past negation 遅くなかった おそくなかった osokunakatta
sa form 遅さ おそさ ososa
sou form 遅そう おそそう ososou

Examples

Kanji 昨日の夜遅くなりましたので朝の授業に遅れました。
Furigana きのうのよるおそくなりましたのであさのじゅぎょうにおくれました。
Romaji kinou no yoru osoku narimashita node asa no jugyou ni okuremashita.
English Because it was late last night I came late to the class in the morning.

Vocabulary

Synonym

Kanji Furigana
Romaji Meaning JLPT
ゆっくり ゆっくり yukkuri slowly

Opposite

Kanji Furigana
Romaji Meaning JLPT
速い はやい hayai fast 5
早い はやい hayai early 5

Related words

Kanji Furigana
Romaji Meaning JLPT

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