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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 量 (ryou)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 量 (ryou)

Kana: りょう
Kanji: 量
Romaji: ryou

Type: Noun, suffix
Meaning: quantity, amount, volume, portion (of food)
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

世界中の他国の人々が自由を獲得するのを支援するために、米国はとてつもない量の血と財産を犠牲にしてきた。
sekaijuu no takoku no hitobito ga jiyuu o kakutoku suru no o shien suru tame ni, beikoku wa totetsu mo nai ryou no chi to zaisan o gisei ni shite kita.
The United States has sacrificed enormous amounts of blood and treasure to help other people around the world achieve their own freedom.

単純な仕事量の問題なら、解決はたやすいはずだ。
tanjun na shigoto ryou no mondai nara, kaiketsu wa tayasui hazu da.
If it were just a matter of the number of jobs, solutions would be easy.

量 (ryou)

アメリカ合衆国の石油備蓄量は世界の3パーセント。石油使用量は世界の25パーセント。
amerika gasshuu koku no sekiyu bichiku ryou wa sekai no san paasento. sekiyu shiyou ryou wa sekai no nijuugo paasento.
The United States has three percent of the world’s oil reserves. We use twenty five percent of the world’s oil.

ほかの条件が変わらなければ、通貨の流通量の増大は物価高を引き起こすだけだ。
hoka no jouken ga kawaranakereba, tsuuka no ryuutsuu ryou no zoudai wa bukkadaka o hikiokosu dake da.
Other things being equal, monetary expansion will merely make prices higher.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 量 (liàng)
Korean: 양 (yang)

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