Tag: これ

  • This rabbit with これ

    Grammar Explanation

    ご注文はうさぎですか? » Volume 1 » Page 10

    Cocoa stops by the coffee shop “Rabbit House” to rest. When she notices something shaggy sitting atop the Chino, the barista, Chino explains:

    チノ:
    これですか? これはティッピーです 一応(いちおう)うさぎです」
    “Do you mean this? This is Tippy. It’s sort of a rabbit.”

    これ is used because the referenced object (Tippy) is near the speaker (Chino).

  • This coffee with これ

    Grammar Explanation

    ご注文はうさぎですか? » Volume 1 » Page 11

    Cocoa tries to show off her ability to recognize the three types of coffee Chino made for her.

    ココア:
    これがブルーマウンテンかー」
    This is Blue Mountain.”

    これ is used because the referenced object (the coffee) is near the speaker (Cocoa).