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20. Vehicles (車両

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  Kanji Kana Romaji English
1 自動車 じどうしゃ jidousha automobile
2 -- オートバイ ootobai motorcycle
3 -- トラック torakku truck
4 -- バス basu bus
5 -- タクシー takushii taxi
6 救急車 きゅうきゅうしゃ kyuukyuusha ambulance
7 消防車 しょうぼうしゃ shoubousha fire engine
8 -- パトロールカー patoroorukaa patrol car
9 新幹線 しんかんせん shinkansen Shinkansen (Japanese high-speed railway)
10 電車 でんしゃ densha train

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  Kanji Kana Romaji English
1 -- ヘリコプター herikoputaa helicopter
2 飛行機 ひこうき hikouki airplane
3 -- フェリー ferii ferry
4 -- モーターボート mootaabooto motorboat
5 潜水艦 せんすいかん sensuikan submarine
6 -- ロープウェー roopuwee aerial tramway/
cable car
7 自転車 じてんしゃ jitensha bicycle
8 地下鉄 ちかてつ chikatetse Metro, Underground

Remarks:

1. Modern Japanese does not have any single Kana for the sound "we" as in the word "wet". So we use ウェ (a big ウ with a small ェ). Do not confuse it with ウエ (a big ウ with a big エ). By the way, ancient Japanese has single Hiragana and Katakana for this sound. They are ゑ and ヱ respectively. But they are not used anymore.

2. The Japanese language does not have any single kana for the sound "fe". So we use フェ (a big フ with a small ェ). And the so-called "F" sound in Japanese is different from English "F". When you pronounce the Japanese "F", your upper teeth should not touch your lower lip. But of course, you won't get misunderstood even if you pronounce it the English way.

Photos from Wikipedia under CC-BY-SA 3.0 Unported License
自動車 by Mytho88, オートバイ by Jeff Dean, トラック by Ypy31 バス by JKT-c, タクシー by Kure, 救急車 by Ypy31, 消防車 by 100yen, パトロールカー by Ypy31, 新幹線 by Damasa, 電車 by K's, ヘリコプター by Arcturus、飛行機 by Arpingstone、フェリー by Si-take
モーターボート by Brosen、ローブウェー by Benutzer Juergen G、自転車 by Erik Kok
地下鉄 by Jcornelius