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Daily Japanese #505

2014, May 31 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

福祉 (ふくし/fukushi)

-welfare

Word of the day EX:

振幅 (しんぷく/shinpuku)

-amplitude

Word of the day EXX:

副業 (ふくぎょう/fukugyou)

-side business

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Daily Japanese #504

2014, May 30 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

告発 (こくはつ/kokuhatsu)

-indict; prosecute

Word of the day EX:

吉日 (きちじつ/kichijitsu)

-lucky day

Word of the day EXX:

幸い (さいわい/saiwai)

-fortunately; cause good fortune

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Daily Japanese #503

2014, May 28 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

依存 (いぞん/izon)

-depend on

Word of the day EX:

依然として (いぜんとして/izentoshite)

-still; as ever

Word of the day EXX:

報道機関 (ほうどうきかん/houdoukikan)

-the news media; press

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Daily Japanese #502

2014, May 27 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

縮める (ちぢめる/chijimeru)

-shrink

Word of the day EX:

縮小 (しゅくしょう/shukushou)

-curtail; cut (down)

Word of the day EXX:

業績 (ぎょうせき/gyouseki)

-achievements

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Daily Japanese #501

2014, May 26 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

綿糸 (めんし/mensi)

-cotton thread

Word of the day EX:

織物 (おりもの/orimono)

-textiles

Word of the day EXX:

編む (あむ/amu)

-knit

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Daily Japanese #500

2014, May 25 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

下請け (したうけ/shitauke)

-subcontract

Word of the day EX:

育む (はぐくむ/hagukumu)

-bring up; cultivate

Word of the day EXX:

絹 (きぬ/kinu)

-silk

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Daily Japanese #499

2014, May 23 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

精進 (しょうじん/shoujin)

-devote oneself

Word of the day EX:

筆不精 (ふでぶしょう/fudebushou)

-poor correspondent; apparent disdain of (or trouble wth) writing

Word of the day EXX:

申請書 (しんせいしょ/shinseisho)

-application form

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