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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 姿勢 (shisei)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 姿勢 (shisei)

Kana: しせい
Kanji: 姿勢
Romaji: shisei

Type: Noun
Meaning: attitude, posture, stance, approach, carriage (of the body)
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

何をする場合でも、前向きな姿勢で熱心におこなうこと。できない理由ばかりを探してはならない。
nani o suru baai demo, maemuki na shisei de nesshin ni okonau koto. dekinai riyuu bakari o sagashite wa naranai.
Have a positive and enthusiastic approach to every task. Don’t surround yourself with instant skeptics.

これほど困難な状況のもとで育っている若者たちの中に、これほど前向きな姿勢を目にするのは勇気づけられることだった。
kore hodo konnan na joukyou no moto de sodatte iru wakamonotachi no naka ni, kore hodo maemuki na shisei o me ni suru no wa yuuki zukerareru koto datta.
It was encouraging to find such a positive attitude among young people growing up under such difficult circumstances.

姿勢 (shisei)

私は、状況がどれほど厳しいときも自信を失わず、楽観的な姿勢を保つように心がけてきた。
watashi wa, joukyou ga dore hodo kibishii toki mo jishin o ushinawazu, rakkanteki na shisei o tamotsu you ni kokorogakete kita.
I have always tried to keep my confidence and optimism up, no matter how difficult the situation.

どの買い手も、脳みそがちょっとでもあれば、あなたが必要ですと口ではいうでしょうし、じっさいあなたを必要とするでしょう。しかしながら、その大多数は、前述のような理由から、後々までその姿勢を変えずにいるということはありえません。
dono kaite mo, noumiso ga chotto demo areba, anata ga hitsuyou desu to kuchi de wa iu deshou shi, jissai anata o hitsuyou to suru deshou. shikashi nagara, sono daitasuu wa, zenjutsu no you na riyuu kara, atoato made sono shisei o kaezu ni iru to iu koto wa ariemasen.
Any buyer will tell you that he needs you and, if he has any brains, he most certainly does need you. But a great many, for the reasons mentioned above, don’t subsequently behave in that manner.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 姿势 (zīshì)
Korean: 자세 (jase)

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