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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 検討 (kentou)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 検討 (kentou)

Kana: けんとう
Kanji: 検討
Romaji: kentou

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: consideration, examination, investigation, study, scrutiny, discussion, analysis, review
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

彼女は、この問題についてすでに発表されていたいくつかの説を検討しながら、自分の所見も述べた。
kanojo wa, kono mondai ni tsuite sude ni happyou sarete ita ikutsu ka no setsu o kentou shinagara, jibun no shoken mo nobeta.
After discussing several opinions on the subject she went on to explain her own view.

どうすべきかを検討したこの三ヶ月は、私の人生においてもっとも大変な時期だったと言えるだろう。
dou subeki ka o kentou shita kono sankagetsu wa, watashi no jinsei ni oite motto mo taihen na jiki datta to ieru darou.
The three months when I wrestled with that decision were perhaps the most difficult of my life.

検討 (kentou)

中山に議会で質問されそうなことを検討するチームを編成するよう頼んだ。
nakayama ni gikai de shitsumon saresou na koto o kentou suru chiimu o hensei suru you tanonda.
I asked Nakayama to gather a group to try to anticipate what questions the Congressmen might ask me.

この大問題にどう対処すべきなのかを検討し、その真相を究明する時間は与えられたはずだ。
kono daimondai ni dou taisho subeki na no ka o kentou shi, sono shinsou o kyuumei suru jikan wa ataerareta hazu da.
We would have had time to decide how to deal with the disaster and get to the bottom of it.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 检讨 (jiántǎo)
Korean: 검토 (geomto)

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