In Japanese, cooked rice is called « Gohan ».
But have you heard the Japanese people say, « Gohan Taberu? »
« Taberu » means to eat.
So, you might guess that you are going to eat rice.
You may be brought to an Italian restaurant or a Chinese restaurant or some sandwich cafe.
We Japanese use the word « Gohan » for eating food.
« Gohan Taberu? »
« Are you hungry? Do you want to eat anything? »
More complicatedly, while eating Japanese food, then « Gohan » means specifically cooked rice.
Well, you’ll get used to it.
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