Karuta Card Set



*Note: Know that even numbers just refer to the card backs.

1

Kana:                 A

 

2

Kana:                 A

Direct:               Will you say, “I love you”?

Phonetic:         Akina wonders, “Will you say, ‘I love you’?”

 

3

Kana:                 E

Takeya:             I got it.

 

4

Kana:                 E

Direct:               This is a timeless one for sure!

Phonetic:         Everyone’s here—this pic is timeless!

 

5

Kana:                 I

 

6

Kana:                 I

Direct:               The usual café

Phonetic:         In the usual café

 

7

Kana:                 O

 

8

Kana:                 O

Direct:               Hey, Io!

Phonetic:         Oi, Io!

 

9

Kana:                 U

Mihoko:            Huh?! Me?!

 

10

Kana:                 U

Direct:               Frustrating bespectacled girl

Phonetic:         Unfortunate bespectacled girl

 

11

Kana:                 Ka

Kazusa:             Seriously?

 

12

Kana:                 Ka

Direct:               I want to try Kazusa’s curry

Phonetic:         Kazusa makes curry for once in her life

 

13

Kana:                 Ke

Chiaki:              Delete…

FX:                      Bip

 

14

Kana:                 Ke

Direct:               Looking at other people’s cellphones is a rule violation

Phonetic:         Careful—looking at other people’s phones is against the rules

 

15

Kana:                 Ki

Takahiro:         I’m gonna go see a friend. I don’t need dinner!

Setsuna:            What?!

 

16

Kana:                 Ki

Direct:               It’s Setsuna’s turn to make dinner tonight

Phonetic:         Kitchen time—Setsuna has to make dinner

 

17

Kana:                 Ko

Kazusa:             What? You got something to say?

 

18

Kana:                 Ko

Direct:               She takes her coffee black

Phonetic:         Coffee? Make it black

 

19

Kana:                 Ku

Chiaki:              Harukiii! Help me!

Notebook:       Chiaki’s Notes

FX:                      Chk chk

 

20

Kana:                 Ku

Direct:               Didn’t you say you were going to change your ways?

Phonetic:         Couldn’t you work on yourself a little?

 

21

Kana:                 Sa

 

22

Kana:                 Sa

Direct:               All right—showtime!

Phonetic:         Salutations from the Light Music Club!

 

23

Kana:                 Se

Setsuna:            Stop calling me that!

Tomo:                Why? It’s cute!

 

24

Kana:                 Se

Direct:               Y’know, Setchan…

It’s “Setsuna!”

You really…

Phonetic:         Setchan isn’t my name! It’s “Setsuna”!

 

25

Kana:                 Shi/Si

Kazusa:             Don’t look at me!

 

26

Kana:                 Shi/Si

Direct:               Kazusa’s white skin

Phonetic:         She has skin like ivory

 

27

Kana:                 So

Mari:                  Kitahara…

Suzuki:              Mari-san, I’m Kizaki!

 

28

Kana:                 So

Direct:               Stop, Mari-san! You’re very drunk!

Phonetic:         So drunk that she mistakes Kizaki for Haruki

 

29

Kana:                 Su

FX:                      Bonnnng

 

30

Kana:                 Su

Direct:               Incredible piano talent, inherited from her mother

Phonetic:         Superb piano talent, inherited from her mother

 

31

Kana:                 Ta

 

32

Kana:                 Ta

Direct:               This song is important to me

Phonetic:         Talking about a song that she holds dear

 

33

Kana:                 Te

 

34

Kana:                 Te

Direct:               This article needs serious improvement

Phonetic:         Tell me this isn’t meant to be the final draft…

 

35

Kana:                 Chi/Ti

 

36

Kana:                 Chi/Ti

Direct:               Mari-san staggers drunkenly, supported by two subordinates

Phonetic:         Tipsy Mari-san leans on her employees as she staggers along

 

37

Kana:                 To

 

38

Kana:                 To

Direct:               Her love cannot reach him

Phonetic:         Toward him, she feels a hopeless love

 

39

Kana:                 Tsu/Tu

 

40

Kana:                 Tsu/Tu

Direct:               Do you need my wife for something?

Phonetic:         To what do I owe this visit?

 

41

Kana:                 Na

 

42

Kana:                 Na

Direct:               The announcement of passing scores brings her to tears

Phonetic:         Number 1365 passed the test, and she is in tears

 

43

Kana:                 Ne

 

44

Kana:                 Ne

Direct:               Some nights, I can’t sleep

Phonetic:         Never can sleep well these days

 

45

Kana:                 Ni

 

46

Kana:                 Ni

Direct:               Hot spring scenes are handy for fan-service

Phonetic:         Needless fan-service in the hot spring

 

47

Kana:                 No

 

48

Kana:                 No

Direct:               Haruki’s feelings, spelled out in his notebook

Phonetic:         Notebook spells out Haruki’s feelings

 

49

Kana:                 Nu

FX:                      Shrug

 

50

Kana:                 Nu

Direct:               Just wait until you see me with my clothes off!

Phonetic:         Nudity is no big deal for her

 

51

Kana:                 Ha

 

52

Kana:                 Ha

Direct:               Santa Chiaki waits for Haruki

Phonetic:         Haruki finds Chiaki Claus waiting for him

 

53

Kana:                 He

 

54

Kana:                 He

Direct:               Wow, I didn’t know things were like that between you

Phonetic:         Hey, I didn’t know you two were together!

 

55

Kana:                 Hi

 

56

Kana:                 Hi

Direct:               She thinks of him as she plays

Phonetic:         He is never far from her mind when she plays the piano

 

57

Kana:                 Ho

Io:                       Hey, listen…

 

58

Kana:                 Ho

Direct:               Really, Io is the only one Takeya wants

Phonetic:         Honestly, the one Takeya wants the most is Io

 

59

Kana:                 Fu/Hu

 

60

Kana:                 Fu/Hu

Direct:               Alone in the locker room together

Phonetic:         Whom could that chocolate be for?

 

61

Kana:                 Ma

 

62

Kana:                 Ma

Direct:               Not a pair you’d expect to find together

Phonetic:         Mari’s best friend and Miyoko, out for drinks

 

63

Kana:                 Me

 

64

Kana:                 Me

Direct:               A pair drawing attention on the train

Phonetic:         Meant to make a quick getaway, but now people are staring

 

65

Kana:                 Mi

FX:                      Tug

Koharu:            There!

 

66

Kana:                 Mi

Direct:               Personal appearance is essential!

Phonetic:         Miss Koharu always keeps herself looking neat and tidy

 

67

Kana:                 Mo

Youko:              Again!

FX:                      Flare

 

68

Kana:                 Mo

Direct:               Again, from the beginning!

Phonetic:         Mother insists that she start the piece over again

 

69

Kana:                 Mu

 

70

Kana:                 Mu

Direct:               It’s tricky, but I’m giving it my best!

Phonetic:         Musical isn’t always easy to play, but she’ll try

 

71

Kana:                 Ra

Tomo:                Hmph! You don’t have to mention the “runner-up” part!

 

72

Kana:                 Ra

Direct:               Our guest today is Tomo Yanagihara, former Miss Houjou High runner-up…

Phonetic:         Radio guest Tomo Yanagihara, former Miss Houjou High runner-up

 

73

Kana:                 Re

 

74

Kana:                 Re

Direct:               Practicing? You can do that at my place!

Phonetic:         Ready or not, you’re practicing at my place!

 

75

Kana:                 Ri

Kazusa:             Gotta memorize this…!

 

76

Kana:                 Ri

Direct:               If you don’t want to repeat the year, study!

Phonetic:         Read up, if you don’t want to repeat the year!

 

77

Kana:                 Ro

 

78

Kana:                 Ro

Direct:               Watch Party for the show recording

Phonetic:         Roll the tape—it’s time to watch the video of our performance

 

79

Kana:                 Ru

Haruki:             Toumaaaaa!

 

80

Kana:                 Ru

Direct:               Haruki-kun’s tear glands are getting weaker by the day

Phonetic:         Losing her has left Haruki-kun in tears day by day

 

81

Kana:                 Ya

Haruki:             Do you understand this part?

 

82

Kana:                 Ya

Direct:               His kindness is misinterpreted

Phonetic:         Yada mistakes Haruki’s kindness for something else

 

83

Kana:                 Yo

 

84

Kana:                 Yo

Direct:               I’m stopping off at the usual batting center, obviously

Phonetic:         Yo! Send a ball my way!

 

85

Kana:                 Wa

 

86

Kana:                 Wa

Direct:               I do love Haruki-kun…

Phonetic:         Whatever may have happened, I still love Haruki-kun…

 

87

Kana:                 Yu

 

88

Kana:                 Yu

Direct:               Whenever it snows, I remember you

Phonetic:         You are the one I think of whenever the snow falls

 

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White Album 2

Karuta

 

Artwork: Tottsun

 

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White Album 2

Karuta

 

Artwork: Tottsun