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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 交渉 (koushou)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 交渉 (koushou)

Kana: こうしょう
Kanji: 交渉
Romaji: koushou

Type: Noun, するverb, のadjective
Meaning: negotiations, discussions, connection
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

先週の見本市、うちのブースは大注目でした。すでに数件、大口の新契約の交渉が進行中です。
senshuu mo mihon’ichi, uchi no buusu wa daichuumoku deshita. sude ni suuken, ooguchi no shinkei’yaku no koushou ga shinkouchuu desu.
Our booth at last week’s trade fair attracted considerable interest. We’ve already got a couple of big new deals in the sideline.

彼はわれわれの元経営陣に嫌気がさし、一切の交渉を拒んでいる。
kare wa wareware no moto keieijin ni iyaki ga sashi, issai no koushou o kobande iru.
He’s disgusted with our former management and has refused to deal with us.

交渉 (koushou)

彼がそのとき父親と手紙で交渉することなどしてみようとも思わなかった。
kare ga sono toki chichioya to tegami de koushou suru koto nado shite miyou to mo omowanakatta.
He did not even attempt to communicate with his father.

この交渉はすごい勢いで進んだが、それでも、京都で中田が基調講演をおこなう数時間前まで、最終の詰めは終わらなかった。
Although the negotiations went quickly, the final details were not finished until hours before Nakada’s speech in Kyoto.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 谈判 (tánpàn)
Korean: 교섭 (gyoseob)

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