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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 助言 (jogen)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 助言 (jogen)

Kana: じょげん
Kanji: 助言
Romaji: jogen

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: advice, suggestion
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

以前はフィルムを売り、現像し、プリントしていた。助言には金をとらなかった。
izen wa firumu o uri, genzou shi, purinto shite ita. jogen ni wa kane o toranakatta.
We used to sell film and develop and print the pictures, and give away the advice for free.

友人の何人かはトモヤの意見に賛成だったが、そのほかは、時間や助言や見識を分かち与えることについては物惜しみしないトモヤが、お金のこととなるとひどくけちなのに面食らっていた。
yuujin no nanninka wa tomoya no iken ni sansei datta ga, sono hoka wa, jikan ya jogen ya kenshiki o wakachiataeru koto ni tsuite wa monooshimishinai tomoya ga, okane no koto to naru to hidoku kechi na no ni menkuratte ita.
Some of Tomoya’s friends agreed with him, while others were perplexed that a man so generous with his time, advice, and wisdom was such a tightwad with his cash.

助言 (jogen)

私の考えや助言が他のチームメンバーとずれてきていたので、私としては職を辞するのが一番だと考えた。
watashi no kangae ya jogen ga hoka no chiimu menbaa to zurete kite ita node, watashi toshite wa shoku o jisuru no ga ichiban da to kangaeta.
Since it was obvious that my thinking and advice were increasingly out of sync with the others on the team, the best course for me was to leave.

最後に、上院の新しい一員となった私に何か助言をいただけないかとお願いした。
saigo ni, jouin no atarashii ichiin to natta watashi ni nanika jogen o itadakenai ka to onegai shita.
Eventually I asked him what advice he would give me as a new member of the Senate.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 建议 (jiànyì)
Korean: 조언 (jo-eon)

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