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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 即座に (sokuza ni)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 即座に (sokuza ni)

Kana: そくざに
Kanji: 即座に
Romaji: sokuza

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: immediately, right away, on the spot
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

彼女はそんな不実な考えを即座に振り払った。
kanojo wa sonna fujitsu na kangae o sokuza ni furiharatta.
Swiftly she put the disloyal thought from her.

即座に仕事にとりかかることが好きな一部の同僚たちとは違って、私はいつも公式な会話をたわいのない話題から始めて敬意と親愛の情を伝える。
sokuza ni shigoto ni torikakaru koto ga suki na ichibu no douryoutachi to wa chigatte, watashi wa itsumo koushiki na kaiwa o tawai no nai wadai kara hajimete keii to shin’ai no jou o tsutaeru.
Contrary to some of my colleagues, who like to get right down to business, I usually start my side of an official conversation with small talk as a signal of my respect and friendship.

即座に (sokuza ni)

アップルは最近中国に大規模な工場を建設することを決定したが、用地決定、建設費用の補助、労働力の確保の支援を、中国政府が即座に決断した。
appuru wa saikin chuugoku ni daikibo na koujou o kensetsu suru koto o kettei shita ga, youchi kettei, kensetsu hiyou no hojo, roudouryoku no kakuho no shien o, chuugoku seifu ga sokuza ni ketsudan shita.
Apple recently decided to build a major plant in China, and the Chinese government quickly made the decision to locate the factory, provide capital to subsidize its building, and help assemble a workforce.

一人の被害者が即座に死なずに、もがき苦しんだという理由で、ばらばらに惨殺された半ダースもの被害者を知っています。
hitori no higaisha ga sokuza ni shinazu ni, mogaki kurushinda to iu riyuu de, barabara ni zansatsu sareta han daasu mo no higaisha o shitte imasu.
I’ve known men who’ve killed half a dozen victims all broken up because one of their victims didn’t die instantaneously and suffered pain.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 立即 (lìjí)
Korean: 당장 (dangjang)

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