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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 行事 (gyouji)

Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 行事 (gyouji)

Kana: ぎょうじ
Kanji: 行事
Romaji: gyouji

Type: Noun
Meaning: event, function
JLPT level: N2

Example sentences:

そういう行事は、すべて華やかでものめずらしかった。
sou iu gyouji wa, subete hanayaka de monomezurashikatta.
You could call all these events glamorous or exotic.

毎年開かれる世界的なインテル国際学生科学フェアがいい例だ。この大会には、各国の関連行事を通じて選ばれた40ヶ国前後の高校生が出場する。
maitoshi hirakareru sekaiteki na interu kokusai gakusei kagaku fea ga ii rei da. kono taikai ni wa, kakkoku no kanren gyouji o tsuujite erabareta yonjuu kakoku zengo no koukousei ga shutsujou suru.
Consider the annual worldwide Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. About forty countries participate by nominating talent through local affiliate affairs.

行事 (gyouji)

その行事のあと、車に乗り込む際、我々は怒りに満ちた群衆のそばを歩かざるをえなくなった。
sono gyouji no ato, kuruma ni norikomu sai, wareware wa ikari ni michita gunshuu no soba o arukazaru o enaku natta.
After the event, as we left to get into our cars, we were forced to walk near the angry crowd.

国務省中から、悲嘆の声や歯ぎしりの音があがった。ただそれは、退官行事が終わるまで、つまり、残る人々のキャリアにどのような影響があるのかが明らかになるまでのことだった。
kokumushouchuu kara, hitan no koe ya hagishiri no oto ga agatta. tada sore wa, taikan gouōji ga owaru made, tsumari, nokoru hitobito no kyaria ni dono you na eikyou ga aru no ka ga akiraka ni naru made no koto datta.
The wailing and gnashing of teeth was heard all over the State Department. That is, until the retirement ceremony was over and everyone else began to look at how their own career prospects had been affected.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 活动 (huódòng)
Korean: 행사 (haengsa)

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