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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 工事 (kouji)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 工事 (kouji)

Kana: こうじ
Kanji: 工事
Romaji: kouji

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: construction work, construction, work (related to construction, e.g. painting, concrete-pouring, etc.)
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

ちょっと問題が起きたので、この工事を終えるためにさらに二千万円か三千万円必要です。
chotto mondai ga okita node, kono kouji o oeru tame ni sara ni ni sen man’en ka sanzen man’en hitsuyou desu.
We’ve run into this problem, and we’re going to need another twenty million or thirty million dollars to finish the job.

社員をいつでも遠隔地の工事現場に運べるように、わたしが複数のジェット機を保有している。
shain o itsu demo enkakuchi no kouji genba ni hakoberu you ni, watashi ga fukusuu no jettoki o hoyuu shite iru.
I have a fleet of private jets to ferry my employees to remote construction sites.

工事 (kouji)

ここは狭小な工事区画で、あまりにも長いため、幅が徐々に狭まって遠くで消え入りそうな気がする。
koko wa kyoushuu na kouji kukaku de, amari ni mo nagai tame, haba ga jojo ni sebamatte tooku de kieirisou na ki ga suru.
It is a slender construction zone that is so long it seems to narrow to nothing at its distant end.

工兵が隠密に動員され、南に向かう幹線道路のいくつかの橋の補強工事をおこなった。
kouhei ga onmitsu ni douin sare, minami ni mukau kansen douro no ikutsu ka no hashi no hokyou kouji o okonatta.
Engineers were put to work quietly on reinforcing a number of simple bridges on the main arteries heading south.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 施工 (shīgōng)
Korean: 공사 (gongsa)

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