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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 物価 (bukka)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 物価 (bukka)

Kana: ぶっか
Kanji: 物価
Romaji: bukka

Type: Noun
Meaning: prices of commodities, prices (in general), cost-of-living
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

これでは物価上昇に連動しておらず、しかも総予算における基礎研究費の割り当ては減っている。
kore de wa bukka joushou ni rendou shite orazu, shikamo souyosan ni okeru kiso kenkyuuhi no wariate wa hette iru.
Not only are we not keeping pace with inflationary growth, we are actually cutting the portion basic research receives in the overall budget.

アヤトを好かない人々は、あの男が東京に来るたび物価が500円は上がると文句を言った。
ayato o sukanai hitobito wa, ano otoko ga toukyou ni kuru tabi bukka ga gohyakun en wa agaru to monku o itta.
People who did not like Ayato said that after every trip he made to Tokyo, prices jumped 500 yen.

物価 (bukka)

さらに給与と物価を抑え、外国の投資をさかんに勧誘した。
sara ni kyuuyo to bukka o osae, gaikoku no toushi o sakan ni kan’yuu shita.
It moderated wages and prices, and aggressively courted foreign investment.

さらに、物価委員会、政府の圧力、補助金といった介入的な手段で物価を抑えるやり方を、抜本的に変えることも必要だった。
sara ni, bukka iinkai, seifu no atsuryoku, hojokin to itta kainyuuteki na shudan de bukka o osaeru yarikata o, bapponteki ni kaeru koto mo hitsuyou datta.
There would also have to be a fundamental overhaul of the way in which prices were controlled by such interventionist measures as the Price Commission, government pressure, and subsidy.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 物价 (wùjià)
Korean: 물가 (mulga)

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