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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 臨時 (rinji)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 臨時 (rinji)

Kana: りんじ
Kanji: 臨時
Romaji: rinji

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: temporary, provisional, interim, special, extraordinary, extra
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

彼はトリポリの大使館を出発し、400マイル東方にあって交代制のスタッフが臨時の外交施設を維持するベンガジへ飛んだ。
kare wa toripori no taishikan o shuppatsu shi, yonhyaku mairu touhou ni atte koutaisei no sutaffu ga rinji no gaikou shisetsu o iji suru bengaji e tonda.
He left the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli and flew four hundred miles east to Benghazi, where we maintained a temporary diplomatic post with rotating staff.

さまざまな小隊の若干の生き残りがどたん場の臨時防衛線の形成を試みたが、あっさり制圧された。
samazama na shoutai no jakkan no ikinokori ga dotanba no rinji boueisen no keisei o kokoromita ga, assari seiatsu sareta.
Some of the survivors from different platoons tried to form a makeshift last-second perimeter, but they were quickly overpowered.

臨時 (rinji)

捕虜収容所に向かう途中、中国軍が臨時基地に使っている場所に到着した。
horyo shuuyoujo ni mukau tochuu, chuugoku gun ga rinji kichi ni tsukatte iru basho ni touchaku shita.
During their trek to a prison camp, they arrived at a place the Chinese were using as a temporary base.

あそこには、群衆がいる。臨時列車もある。運さえついていれば、すべて、うまくゆくだろう。
asoko ni wa, gunshuu ga iru. rinji ressha mo aru. un sae tsuite ireba, subete, umaku yuku darou.
Yes, there will be crowds there and special trains. If luck were on my side I would do it all right.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 暂时 (zànshí)
Korean: 임시 (imsi)

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