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Daily Japanese #566

2014, August 11 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

質疑応答 (しつぎおうと/shitsugi outou)

-questions and answers

Word of the day EX:

応接室 (おうせつしつ/ousetsu shitsu)

-reception room

Word of the day EXX:

寄る (よる/yoru)

-approach; draw near; drop in

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Daily Japanese #565

2014, August 9 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

休息 (きゅうそく/kyuusoku)

-する rest; take a rest

Word of the day EX:

消息 (しょうそく/shousoku)

-news; information

Word of the day EXX:

息吹 (いぶき/ibuki)

-a breath (of spring), vigor (of youth)

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Daily Japanese #564

2014, August 9 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

信念 (しんねん/shinnen)

-belief; faith

Word of the day EX:

念頭に (ねんとうに/nentouni)

-(keep, bear, etc.) in mind

Word of the day EXX:

念入りに (ねんいりに/nenirini)

-carefully; elaborately

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Daily Japanese #563

2014, August 8 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

護衛 (ごえい/goei)

-bodyguard; guard; escort

Word of the day EX:

弁解 (べんかい/benkai)

-する explain; justify; make an excuse

Word of the day EXX:

答弁 (とうべん/touben)

-する reply; answer; explain (in a formal setting, ie. parliament)

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Daily Japanese #562

2014, July 31 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

創造 (そうぞう/souzou)

-する create

Word of the day EX:

創立 (そうりつ/souritsu)

-する establish; found

Word of the day EXX:

看破 (かんぱ/kanpa)

-する see through; detect

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Daily Japanese #561

2014, July 31 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

悩殺 (のうさつ/nousatsu)

-charm; bewitch

Word of the day EX:

蔵 (くら/kura)

-storehouse; warehouse

Word of the day EXX:

倉 (くら/kura)

-storehouse; warehouse

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Daily Japanese #560

2014, July 31 Leave a comment

Word of the day:

脳卒中 (のうそっちゅう/nousocchuu)

-stroke; cerebral hemorrhage

Word of the day EX:

頭脳 (ずのう/zunou)

-brain; head

Word of the day EXX:

伸び悩む (のびなやむ/nobinayamu)

-make little progress; show little growth

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