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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 急ぐ (isogu)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 急ぐ (isogu)
Kana: いそぐ
Kanji: 急ぐ
Romaji: isogu

Type: Verb

Meaning: to hurry; to rush; to hasten

Example sentences:

となるとわたしも少し急ぐ必要がありそうだ。
to naru to watashi mo sukoshi isogu hitsuyou ga arisou da.
I’ll have to hurry now.

とにかく急いで学校に行くんだ!
tonikaku isoide gakkou ni ikun da.
Anyway let’s hurry up! We have to go to school!

急ぐ (isogu)

私は急いで仕事を片づけたかったのです。
watashi wa isoide shigoto o katazuketakatta no desu.
I was anxious to hurry my work.

できるだけ急ぎますよ。三十分から四十分ほど待って下さい。
dekiru dake isogimasu yo. sanjuppun kara yonjuppun hodo matte kudasai.
I’ll be as quick as I can. Please wait for half an hour to three quarters.

Similar words:

急かす (sekasu); 急き立てる (sekitateru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 快 (kuài); 赶快 (gǎnkuài)
Korean: 서두르다 (seoduleuda)

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