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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 建てる (tateru)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 建てる (tateru)

Kana: たてる
Kanji: 建てる
Romaji: tateru

Type: Verb
Meaning: to build, to construct
JLPT level: N4

Example sentences:

今ではこうした建物を建てようとする者はいない。
ima de wa kou shita tatemono o tateyou to suru mono wa inai.
No one is trying to build this sort of building.

山崎は、結婚していたが、子供はいなかった。海岸の近くに、自分で建てた家に住んでいた。
yamazaki wa, kekkon shite ita ga, kodomo wa inakatta. kaigan no chikaku ni, jibun de tateta ie ni sunde ita.
Yamazaki was married but had no children, and lived in a house he had built for himself near the coast.

建てる Verb Conjugation

Infographic: conjugation of Japanese verb 建てる. Click on image to view full size.

自分たちの部隊がどんな仕事をしてきたか、つまり、学校を建て、電力施設を守り、新たに訓練されたイラク兵を率いてパトロールに出、この国の遠くにいる部隊への補給線を維持するといった仕事について、彼らは誇らしげに語った。
jibuntachi no butai ga donna shigoto o shite kita ka, tsumari, gakkou o tate, denryoku shisetsu o mamori, arata ni kunren sareta irakuhei o hikiite patorooru ni de, kono kuni no tooku ni iru butai e no hokyuusen o iji suru to itta shigoto ni tsuite, karera wa hokorashige ni katatta.
They spoke with pride as they told us what their units had accomplished—building schools, protecting electrical facilities, leading newly trained Iraqi soldiers on patrol, maintaining supply lines to those in far-flung regions of the country.

わたしたちは、庭の桜の木のそばに茶室を建てました。
watashitachi wa, niwa no sakura no ki no soba ni chashitsu o tatemashita.
We built a tea-house in our garden near the cherry trees.

建てる (tateru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 建 (jiàn)
Korean: 짓다 (jisda)

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