車 /kuruma/ Car
The car wouldn’t start.
“Car” is a synonym of “automobile”.
電車 /densha/ Train
I was late for the last train.
It took me an hour by train.
バス /basu/ Bus
He’s travelling by bus.
I took a bus so as not to be late for my appointment.
新幹線 /shinkansen/ Bullet train
The train was delayed for one hour due to the typhoon.
Can we still catch the 6:00 Shinkansen?
飛行機 /hikouki/ Airplane
When I travel, I prefer to travel by air.
You must decide whether you will go by train or by airplane.
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