Little Charo Bonus Episode 7

This article is part of a series on the game Little Charo for Nintendo DS. For more information please see this introductory post.

Episode Overview

This time we get another short bonus story, this one focused on Dread’s past.

Bonus7Requirements

For this episode to be unlocked, you have to have cleared episodes 5 and 20, obtain all of the English coins from episode 20, and have correctly answered 10 questions from the へんな犬のクイズ(Strange Dog’s Quiz).

Frequently Used Vocabulary

As typical with these short episodes, there is just a handful of vocabulary:

息子    むすこ    (n,) son; (P)
春    はる    (n-adv,n-t) spring; springtime; (P)
探す    さがす    (v5s,vt) to search; to look for; (P)
母親    ははおや    (n,adj-no) mother; (P)
柔らかい    やわらかい    (adj-i) soft; tender; gentle; (P)

Script

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If you have any questions regarding the Japanese used in this episode, please post in the comments!

Little Charo Episode 20

This article is part of a series on the game Little Charo for Nintendo DS. For more information please see this introductory post.

Episode Overview

Man, this episode is heavy. Hope you have your tissues ready. I won’t say anything more. Language-wise its pretty simple and its not terribly long.

Frequently Used Vocabulary

The following words appear several times throughout this episode.

返事    へんじ    (n,vs) reply; answer; response; (P)
親子    おやこ    (n,adj-no) parent and child; (P)
青空    あおぞら    (n) blue sky; (P)
食べ残し    たべのこし    (n) leftover food
胸騒ぎ    むなさわぎ    (n) uneasiness; vague apprehension;
うめき声    うめきごえ    (n) groan; moan;

Script

Click here to go directly to the master spreadsheet, which will allow you to save the contents to your PC.

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If you have any questions regarding the Japanese used in this episode, please post in the comments!

Little Charo Episode 19

This article is part of a series on the game Little Charo for Nintendo DS. For more information please see this introductory post.

Episode Overview

A crime is going down, and Charo gets caught up in the middle of it! This is a longer episode with a bit of action, but is mostly pretty straightforward. There are a few tough movement puzzles near the end, so as always, I recommend checking out this Japanese walkthrough if you get stuck.

Frequently Used Vocabulary

The following words appear several times throughout this episode.

煙    けむり    (n) smoke; fumes; (P)
火事    かじ    (n) fire; conflagration; (P)
容疑者    ようぎしゃ    (n) suspect (person); (P)
背    せい    (n) height; stature; (P)
現場    げんば    (n) actual spot; scene; scene of the crime; (P)
封鎖    ふうさ    (n,vs) blockade; (P)
状況    じょうきょう    (n,adj-no) state of affairs (around you); situation; circumstances; (P)
背中    せなか    (n) back (of body); (P)
兄貴    あにき    (n,fam,hon) elder brother; one’s senior;
人垣    ひとがき    (n) crowd of people
消防士    しょうぼうし    (n) fireman; firefighter
警戒    けいかい    (n,adj-no,vs) vigilance; precaution; watch; (P)
指示    しじ    (n,vs) indication; instruction; designation; directions; (P)
屋内    おくない    (n,adj-no) indoor (court, pool, etc.); (P)
持ち場    もちば    (n) job; station; position;
待機    たいき    (n,vs,adj-no) alert; standby; (P)

Script

Click here to go directly to the master spreadsheet, which will allow you to save the contents to your PC.

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If you have any questions regarding the Japanese used in this episode, please post in the comments!

Little Charo Bonus Episode 6

This article is part of a series on the game Little Charo for Nintendo DS. For more information please see this introductory post.

Episode Overview

You might have thought that we had seen the last of Candy, but this sixth Bonus Episode is all about her. Here, we get a short glimpse of her first experience on the streets of New York.

Bonus6Requirements

For this episode to be unlocked, you have to have cleared episode 18, obtained 2600 points (through the various challenges and mini-games that appear in each episode), obtain all of the English coins from episode 18, and have and have correctly answered 8 questions from the へんな犬のクイズ(Strange Dog’s Quiz).

Frequently Used Vocabulary

This episode only had a handful of useful vocabulary that occurred more than once:

抱く    いだく    (v5k,vt) to embrace; to hug; (P)
紐    ひも    (n) string; cord; leash; (P)
柱    はしら    (n,suf,ctr) pillar; post; (P)
胸    むね    (n) chest; breast; (P)
抱える    かかえる    (v1,vt) to hold or carry under or in the arms; (P)

Script

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If you have any questions regarding the Japanese used in this episode, please post in the comments!

Little Charo Episode 18

This article is part of a series on the game Little Charo for Nintendo DS. For more information please see this introductory post.

Episode Overview

It is the day of Chris’ surgery, and Candy wants to go into the hospital to see him. Will Charo be able to help Candy find yet another way inside the hospital? And will this be the last we see of Candy? It seems that she will be moving away after Chris’ surgery is over…

Frequently Used Vocabulary

The following words appear several times throughout this episode.

袋    ふくろ    (n) bag; sack; (P)
階段    かいだん    (n) stairs; stairway; staircase; (P)
窓    まど    (n) window; (P)
置く    おく    (v5k,vt,aux-v,uk) to put; to place; to leave (behind); (P)
樹    き    (n) tree; (P)
手術    しゅじゅつ    (n,vs,adj-no) (surgical) operation; procedure; (P)
地下室    ちかしつ    (n) cellar; basement
心配    しんぱい    (adj-na,n,vs) worry; concern; anxiety; care; help; aid; assistance; (P)
くすん    くすん    (n,adv-to,on-mim) sniff; sniffle; snuffle
ダンボール    だんボール    (n) (corrugated) cardboard
隠れる    かくれる    (v1,vi) to hide; to be hidden; to conceal oneself; to disappear; (P)
胸    むね    (n) chest; breast; breasts; bosom; bust; heart; lungs; stomach; heart; mind; feelings; (P)
位置    いち    (n,vs) place; situation; position; location; (P)
花壇    かだん    (n) flower bed; (P)
敷地    しきち    (n) site; plot; lot; grounds; (P)

Script

Click here to go directly to the master spreadsheet, which will allow you to save the contents to your PC.

Or click here to access an HTML version of the script that is compatible with Rikai-chan.

If you have any questions regarding the Japanese used in this episode, please post in the comments!