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Any good anime shows that doesn't really have fancy dialogue but simple everyday ones

#1
I don't really do well with only memorizing kanji and vocabulary so what I want to do is to pick like a few shows, drama, whatever that I use to pick up phrases and vocab (and I'll try to study every line this is why I don't really want any dramas that  has dialogue that is technical or fancy or even heavily modified like the anime [sometimes in anime they make the character speak in a stylistic way like dattebayo or jya nee yo or something]. but the show has to be in Tokyo dialect.

it would also be great if there could be like Japanese (with and without furigana) and english (or together) subtitles
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#2
there's ichigo mashimaro. it's on kitsunekko
https://kitsunekko.net/dirlist.php?dir=s...shimaro%2F

but you know enjoyment is the most important factor. so don't watch mediocre/iffy anime just because it meets your requirements.

there's also sailor moon there.

I think you should just watch whatever anime you like regardless whatever weird anime japanese is in there because there's still going to be normal japanese in there. i recommend watching the episode then going through the lines and relistening to the episode many times after you look up the words etc.
Edited: 2018-01-29, 12:35 pm
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#3
Looks for slice of life genre stuff, ones where the characters don't have niche obsessions.
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(2018-01-29, 12:04 pm)Ayumilovexd Wrote: it would also be great if there could be like Japanese (with and without furigana) and english (or together) subtitles

here is what you want:
Boku dake ga Inai Machi (ERASED)
https://animelon.com/video/594b248ab78f54074a7c3368

Usagi Drop
https://animelon.com/video/57397f926ee0670c5295e456
Edited: 2018-01-29, 10:09 pm
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#5
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#6
Monster didn't strike me as difficult. And it's probably the best anime ever made.
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#7
Usagi drop is a good suggestion. Every day problems being addressed. And Erased is a good one too, but I suppose there's a lot of vocabulary about murder and abuse that won't help in every day life.

One thing I find easy to understand, probably because I've read the manga in English 5 times, is Kimmi wa Petto. Someone subbed a few episodes but gave up because there were only hard jap subs to work from. But if you can cope with no subs of any kind...

Actually, drama in general deals with more mundane things than anime...or maybe that's the drama I watch.

Don't know your gender so I might be sending you off on an unhelpful girly girl goose chase. .^_^.
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#8
Hm, Boku dake ga Inai Machi has a bit of dialect and stuff though. For the kids mostly noticable with the したっけ, I don't think I noticed much from them otherwise (?) but iirc the mum had a bit of an exaggerated (?) dialect. Tbh, I'm probably not at a level where I can judge dialects properly, but as OP specifically mentioned tokyo dialect, I thought that should maybe be mentioned :S

I think of the ones I watched the easiest speech wise was probably 一週間フレンズ. Especially the first few episodes felt pretty easy and mostly contained everyday maybe ~N4 vocab or so.
Edited: 2018-01-30, 11:41 pm
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#9
(2018-01-30, 11:39 pm)sumsum Wrote: I think of the ones I watched the easiest speech wise was probably 一週間フレンズ. Especially the first few episodes felt pretty easy and mostly contained everyday maybe ~N4 vocab or so.

Yes. And Isshuukan Friends is also on Animelon - with all the subtitle options:
https://animelon.com/video/5785cad1636d3cf4b2408b63



Regarding Boku dake ga Inai Machi, I do agree that the greeting したっけ is not standard. But that is no issue! Probably more of an issue for the OP might be that although it has by no means "fancy dialogues" it is also not very "simple".

Also Silverspoon is a nice and a more simple series, but it's not on Animelon.
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#10
animelon is a very good website, I wonder why one piece isn't on it
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#11
You can find One Piece on DaiWEEB:
https://www.daiweeb.org/terakoya/one-piece/

Also, re: Boku Dake ga Inai Machi it's on the weeb too:
https://www.daiweeb.org/terakoya/boku-da...nai-machi/

As for the OP's request, my recommendation for simple dialog would be Kimi no Na Wa/Your Name:
https://www.daiweeb.org/terakoya/kimi-no-na-wa/

Personally, I prefer watching on the weeb because they have furigana on their subtitles none of that romaji nonsense  and the integrated dictionary is a million times better on daiweeb.  Plus they have Stein's;Gate, Cowboy Bebop, Ghost in the Shell and a ton of other cool anime, I find most of the stuff on animelon to be a bit too shoujo-ey for my taste.

But to each their own, your mileage may vary, just my two cents, blah, blah blah...

-- edited to add Sailor Moon is on the weeb too if shoujou is your thing:
https://www.daiweeb.org/terakoya/sailor-moon/
Edited: 2018-02-12, 11:28 pm
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#12
For straight SOL, I'd recommend Tamayura or Amanchu.

Maybes would be Bang Dream, Minami Kamakura koukou joshi jitenshabu.
Edited: 2018-02-13, 6:06 am
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#13
(2018-01-29, 9:38 pm)Matthias Wrote:
(2018-01-29, 12:04 pm)Ayumilovexd Wrote: it would also be great if there could be like Japanese (with and without furigana) and english (or together) subtitles

here is what you want:
Boku dake ga Inai Machi (ERASED)
https://animelon.com/video/594b248ab78f54074a7c3368

Usagi Drop
https://animelon.com/video/57397f926ee0670c5295e456

When I click on these links I get a message saying my internet browser isn't supported(!).  I use internet Explorer!

Any website that blocks visitors using IE is strictly by and for amateurs.
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#14
Internet Explorer is dead and deprecated and doesn't support various modern web technologies that are basically mandatory to make modern media websites. Use Edge, Firefox, or a webkit/blink-based browser, or don't complain.
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#15
Drama: At Home Dad, any Shoujo adaptation like Mischievous Kiss or Good Morning Call, Terrace House, Ultraman Ginga (easiest toku ever, its just a jdrama since Tsupro was broke when it was made)

Anime: Ore Monogatari, basically any Slice of Life

At Home Dad might be your best bet. It goes over a LOT of topics that anyone living in Japan may encounter, everyone speaks normally and appropriately in each sitiation, and its also entertaining and heartwarming.
Edited: 2018-02-13, 8:52 am
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(2018-02-13, 7:38 am)phil321 Wrote: Any website that blocks visitors using IE is strictly by and for amateurs.
(2018-02-13, 7:41 am)wareya Wrote: Internet Explorer is dead and deprecated and doesn't support various modern web technologies that are basically mandatory to make modern media websites. Use Edge, Firefox, or a webkit/blink-based browser, or don't complain.

Now who's the amateur Tongue
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#17
No one's blocking Internet Explorer. IE doesn't know how to run modern, dynamic web applications. To allow it to do so, the developer would have to build a second app, just for people who are too lazy to update their browser.

Not only would it double the guy's workload just to cater to your whims, if he's new enough to the business he wouldn't even know how to do it ... because no one's teaching kids how to program for IE anymore. There's no reason to. It's as dead as textbooks with Romaji in them.

(2018-02-13, 2:51 pm)yogert909 Wrote: Now who's the amateur Tongue

Phil walks into GameStop:

-Pardon me, miss, I bought Call of Duty yesterday, and it's rubbish. What kind of amateur operation are you punks running over here?
-What seems to be the problem, Sir?
-Not only did it not load, the damn thing didn't even fit into my Atari's 48 KB expansion slot.
Edited: 2018-02-13, 11:44 pm
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(2018-02-13, 11:27 pm)Stansfield123 Wrote: No one's blocking Internet Explorer. IE doesn't know how to run modern, dynamic web applications. To allow it to do so, the developer would have to build a second app, just for people who are too lazy to update their browser.

Not only would it double the guy's workload just to cater to your whims, if he's new enough to the business he wouldn't even know how to do it ... because no one's teaching kids how to program for IE anymore. There's no reason to. It's as dead as textbooks with Romaji in them.

(2018-02-13, 2:51 pm)yogert909 Wrote: Now who's the amateur Tongue

Phil walks into GameStop:

-Pardon me, miss, I bought Call of Duty yesterday, and it's rubbish. What kind of amateur operation are you punks running over here?
-What seems to be the problem, Sir?
-Not only did it not load, the damn thing didn't even fit into my Atari's 48 KB expansion slot.

I want "Pitfall II" for my Atari 2600.

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#19
Not sure if this is what you are after. Classic Japanese TV that shows conversation in daily life. Great for learning customs and culture. 


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#20
I might just be really biased since it was the first anime I ever watched, but Toradora! has really simple discussions yet the whole story doesn't get boring (for what SOL can offer, of course).
I would also suggest Isshukan Friends as others did already, it's pretty cute and not too difficult.
On the same wave, Zero no Tsukaima, if you don't hate classical anime cliches. It also contains some "unusual" (slightly sci-fi) stuff mixed in the day-to-day life matters, which is pretty neat for training in my opinion.

In  general though, it doesn't matter what you watch as long as you find it interesting, really.
Edited: 2018-02-15, 7:15 pm
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#21
(2018-02-12, 11:23 pm)anime-scripts Wrote: You can find One Piece on DaiWEEB:
https://www.daiweeb.org/terakoya/one-piece/

Much better looking than animelon! I love this site! is there anyway I can like download the subtitles so I can use it in a video player? just in case people start taking down these gold mines.
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#22
Kids on the Slope. Just about some school kids that wanna play music.


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#23
(2018-02-17, 1:12 pm)TheVinster Wrote: Kids on the Slope. Just about some school kids that wanna play music.

Doesn't really work if
Ayumilovexd Wrote:the show has to be in Tokyo dialect.

Although when I first watched it I found that Japanese subs made the dialect a lot more accessible.

Anyway, the current anime season is actually ripe with slice-of-life shows and other shows with mundane dialogue. To name a few:

宇宙よりも遠い場所 (tourism and Antarctic exploration-related vocabulary, more realistic than average portrayal of teenage girls)

ゆるキャン△ (camping related vocabulary, one Kansai dialect-speaking character)

ラーメン大好き小泉さん (ramen-related vocabulary)

citrus (ギャル slang, yuri)

三ツ星カラーズ (elementary school-age kid vocabulary)


からかい上手の高木さん (middle school, slight hints of romance)

学園ベビーシッター (babysitting vocabulary)

だがしかし2 (popular Japanese sweets and snacks, a sequel)

たくのみ。 (alcohol, life as a 20-something woman in Tokyo)

恋は雨上がりのように (high school, family restaurants, literature, hints of forbidden romance)

スロウスタート (probably the most run-of-the-mill high school cute-girls-doing-cute-things show this season, albeit one that's extremely well animated)
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#24
If you are interested in the new Sazae san :
https://sazaesantv.com/
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(2018-02-18, 4:06 am)vonPeterhof Wrote:
(2018-02-17, 1:12 pm)TheVinster Wrote: Kids on the Slope. Just about some school kids that wanna play music.

Doesn't really work if
Ayumilovexd Wrote:the show has to be in Tokyo dialect.

Although when I first watched it I found that Japanese subs made the dialect a lot more accessible.
what do you mean by making the dialect a lot more accessible
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