PopularJLPT-5

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  • なか naka

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  • noun
    inside, in
    • among, within
      • center (centre), middle
        • during, while

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          • 4 strokes

            in, inside, middle, mean, center

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          • Japanese sentence

            彼は自分のお金を全部箱の中に入れた。 

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            He put all his money in the box.

          • Japanese sentence

            私の息子二人のうち、一人は教師で、もう一人は医者です。 

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            One of my sons is a teacher, and the other is a doctor.

          • Japanese sentence

            教会は私の家とあなたの家の中にあります。 

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            The church is between my house and yours.

          • Japanese sentence

            これらの商品の中から1つ選びなさい。 

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            Choose one from among these products.

          PopularJLPT-4

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          • じゅう juu
          • ぢゅう dyuu

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          • suffix
            through, throughout, in the course of
            • all over or throughout (e.g. a place)

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              • 4 strokes

                in, inside, middle, mean, center

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              • Japanese sentence

                うわさの正体をつきとめるために、会社中を調べ回っているんだ。 

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                I've been nosing around the office trying to find out the news.

              • Japanese sentence

                いとこたちは2、3日中にくるでしょう。 

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                My cousins are coming in a few days.

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              • ちゅう chuu

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              • nounprefixsuffix
                medium, average, middle
                • noun
                  moderation
                  • abbreviation
                    middle school
                    • see also: 
                  • abbreviation
                    China
                    • see also: 
                  • abbreviation
                    volume two (of three)
                    • see also: 
                  • noun (suffix)
                    during (a certain time when one did or is doing something), under (construction, etc.), while
                    • see also: 
                  • in, out of, of the
                    • see also: 

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                  • 4 strokes

                    in, inside, middle, mean, center

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                    その学校は、中・高一貫校だということを頭の片隅にでも入れておいて下さい。 

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                    Bear in mind that that school is an integrated junior high and high school.

                  • Japanese sentence

                    そのピアニストの演奏中、彼らは一心に耳を傾けた。 

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                    They were all ears while the pianist was playing.

                  • Japanese sentence

                    これらの数字が示すのは、大学1年生の5人中3人が政治に無関心だということだ。 

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                    These figures indicate three in five college first-year students are indifferent to politics.

                  • Japanese sentence

                    10人中3人はビデオを持っている。 

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                    English translation

                    Three out of ten persons have a video.

                  Also written as: 
                  JLPT-4

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                  • うち uchi

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                  • nounnoun taking the genitive case particle の
                    inside, within
                    • usually written using kana alone
                      while
                      • see also: 
                      • also 裡
                    • usually written using kana alone
                      among, amongst, between
                      • usually written using kana alonepronoun
                        we, our
                        • see also: 
                        • in ref. to one's in-group, e.g. company, etc.
                      • my spouse
                        • archaismnoun
                          imperial palace grounds
                          • archaism
                            emperor
                            • Kansai-benpronoun
                              I, me
                                • primarily used by women and children

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                              • 4 strokes

                                in, inside, middle, mean, center

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                                エイズが私が生きているうちに治ることを願っているよ。 

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                                I have a dream that AIDS will be cured in my lifetime.

                              • Japanese sentence

                                あの少年は店から店を歩いているうちに盗み癖がでてしまった。 

                                Sentence analysis
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                                The young boy got sticky fingers when he walked into stores.

                              • Japanese sentence

                                「うちで働いてみたいかね」とウッドさんが尋ねました。 

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                                "Would you like to work for me, Tony?" asked Mr Wood.

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                              • チュン chun

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                              • mahjong termabbreviationnoun
                                red dragon tile
                                • see also: 
                              • mahjong term
                                winning hand with a pung (or kong) of red dragon tiles

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                                • 4 strokes

                                  in, inside, middle, mean, center