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jap pop culture 5

STUDY
PLAY
テレビ番組
TEREBI bangumi (television program)
視聴者
shichousha (viewers, audience)
芸能界
geinoukai (the entertainment world)
芸能人
geinoujin (celebrity)
idol
AIDORU
TV personality
TARENTO
お笑い
owarai (comedian)
バラエティー番組
BARAETII bangumi (variety show)
クイズ番組
KUIZU bangumi (quiz show)
司会者
shikaisha (TV host)
冗談
joudan (joke)
gag, joke
GYAGU
pun, wordplay
dajare
漫才
manzai (a comedic dialogue)
comic skit
KONTO
肉体コメディー
nikutai komedii (physical comedy)
impression (imitating someone or something)
monomane
parody
PARODII
base material (for a skit, novel, etc.)
NETA
下ネタ
shimoNETA (dirty joke)
罰ゲーム
batsu GEEMU (penalty game to be played after losing a competition)
duo (two-person group)
KONBI
comedian who performs alone
PIN
comedian who "criticizes" stupid/off-key remarks
TSUKKOMI
comedian who makes stupid/off-key remarks
BOKE
to criticize stupid/off-key remarks
tsukkomu
to make stupid/off-key remarks
bokeru
仕掛け
shikake (devise, trick mechanism)
concluding punch line of a joke
ochi
個性
kosei (personality, individuality)
稽古
keiko (practice, lesson)