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少し, すこし

  • sukoshi
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

adverb (fukushi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • small quantity
  • little
  • few
  • something

Definition

  • little while

Definition

  • short distance

Examples of 少し,すこし in a Sentence

Give a little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.
Do you mind if I watch TV for a while?
Can't you apply the rules a little more elastically?
Teach me some kanji, please.
There is a little time before the train departs.
We had a little water.
The operator told me to hang up and wait for a moment.
What's wrong with you? "Leave me alone for a while. It's none of your business."
なぜ?」少しいらだってはたずねた。
Why? asked the daughter, a trifle irritated.
少しください」「いいですよ」
Please give me some water. "All right."

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