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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 芝生 (shibafu)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 芝生 (shibafu)

Kana: しばふ
Kanji: 芝生
Romaji: shibafu

Type: Noun, のadjective
Meaning: lawn
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

きれいな芝生なんだから、まっすぐ行こう。
kirei na shibafu nan dakara, massugu ikou.
Here is a beautiful lawn; let us go on straight forwards.

前方にあるのは手入れの行き届いた芝生や庭園ではなく、敷石舗装の広大な前庭だった。
zenpou ni aru no wa teire no ikitodoita shibafu ya teien de wa naku, shikiishi hosou no koudai na zentei datta.
Rather than a manicured lawn and landscaping, the front yard was a vast expanse of pavement that stretched across an entire hillside.

芝生 (shibafu)

目をきつく閉じて顔を両手で覆い、何も見えぬまま芝生の上を走り出した。
me o kitsuku tojite kao o ryoute de ooi, nanimo mienu mama shibafu no ue o hashiridashita.
I closed my eyes tightly, placed both hands over my face, and began running totally blind across the lawn.

ホワイトハウスの中庭の芝生での歓迎式で行った短い演説で、私は西側世界におけるアメリカの指導力を支持することをあえて再確認した。
howaito hausu no nakaniwa no shibafu de no kangeishiki de okonatta mijikai enzetsu de, watashi wa nishigawa sekai ni okeru amerika no shidouryoku o shiji suru koto o aete sai kakunin shita.
In a short speech at my reception on the White House Lawn I went out of my way to reaffirm my support for American leadership of the West.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 草坪 (cǎopíng)
Korean: 잔디밭 (jandibat)

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