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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 接触 (sesshoku)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 接触 (sesshoku)

Kana: せっしょく
Kanji: 接触
Romaji: sesshoku

Type: Noun, のadjective, するadjective
Meaning: touch, contact
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

接触を試みるだけでもかなりの危険がある。
sesshoku o kokoromiru dake demo kanari no kiken ga aru.
The mere act of initiating contact carries certain risks.

ちょっとでも彼と接触するごとに、私たちは少しずつ、彼の考えとやり方を学びます。
chotto demo kare to sesshoku suru goto ni, watashitachi wa sukoshi zutsu, kare no kangae to yarikata o manabimasu.
At every contact with this man we learn a little of his mind and his methods.

接触 (sesshoku)

私はオバマ大統領に、特使を送ってムバラクとじかに接触させ、強力で包括的な改革案を発表するよう説得させることを進言した。
watashi wa obama daitouryou ni, tokushi o okutte mubaraku to jika ni sesshoku sase, kyouryoku de houkatsuteki na kaikakuan o happyou suru you settoku saseru koto o shingen shita.
I recommended to President Obama that he dispatch an envoy to talk with Mubarak in person and persuade him to announce a strong package of reforms.

いまやわたしたちは携帯電話を持っていないし、どのみち当局に接触するのはあまりにも危険が大きい。
imaya watashitachi wa keitai denwa o motte inai shi, dono michi toukyoku ni sesshoku suru no wa amari ni mo kiken ga ookii.
We are phoneless now, and making contact with the authorities will probably be a mistake anyway.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 接触 (jiēchù)
Korean: 접촉 (jeobchog)

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