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働かない弟 Lazy little brother Petit frère paresseux

Written by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi

Illustrated by Mlungisi Dlamini, Ingrid Schechter

Translated by Haruhi Iwaki

Language Japanese

Level Level 1

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僕は目を覚まして火をおこす。

I wake up and make fire.

Je me réveille et j’allume un feu.


お湯を沸かす。

I boil some water.

Je fais bouillir de l’eau.


薪を割る。

I chop the firewood.

Je fends du bois de chauffage.


鍋をかき混ぜる。

I stir the pot.

Je remue le chaudron.


床を掃除する。

I sweep the floor.

Je balaye le plancher.


お皿を洗う。

I wash the dishes.

Je lave la vaisselle.


何で僕は一生懸命働くんだろう。弟は遊びに夢中だというのに。

Why do I work so hard… … when my brother is busy playing?

Pourquoi est-ce que je travaille si fort… … quand mon frère est en train de jouer ?


Written by: Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi
Illustrated by: Mlungisi Dlamini, Ingrid Schechter
Translated by: Haruhi Iwaki
Language: Japanese
Level: Level 1
Source: Lazy little brother from African Storybook
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