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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 暮らし (kurashi)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 暮らし (kurashi)

Kana: くらし
Kanji: 暮らし / 暮し
Romaji: kurashi

Type: Noun, suffix
Meaning: life, living, livelihood, life circumstances
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

ここの暮らしになじむことができると思うかね、どうだ。
koko no kurashi ni najimu koto ga dekiru to omou ka ne. dou da.
Do you believe you shall be able to accustom yourself to our present mode of like?

われわれの親たちは、自分の親の代よりも暮らしがよくなると確信していた。子供の代にはもっとよくなると考えていた。
wareware no oyatachi wa, jibun no oya no dai yori mo kurashi ga yoku naru to kakushin shite ita. kodomo no dai ni wa motto yoku naru to kangaete ita.
Our parents were sure that they were going to live better than their parents and that we, their children, were going to live better than them.

暮らし (kurashi)

麻薬中毒のせいでどんなにひどい暮らしをしていても、いつも三人目の息子のように扱っていた。
mayaku chuudoku no sei de donna ni hidoi kurashi o shite ite mo, itsumo sanninme no musuko no you ni atsukatte ita.
No matter how squalid his life when he acted out his addiction, I always treated him like my third son.

世界はたしかに狭くなった。だが、われわれには人々の暮らしの現状が見えていない。
sekai wa tashika ni semaku natta. da ga, wareware ni wa hitobito no kurashi no genjou ga miete inai.
Yes, the world is smaller, but do we really see the conditions that people live in?

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 生活 (shēnghuó)
Korean: 살림 (sallim)

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