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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 掃除 (souji)

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Kana: そうじ
Kanji: 掃除
Romaji: souji

Type: noun; verb (掃除する)

Meaning: cleaning; sweeping; dusting; scrubbing

Example sentences:

お掃除なんかいいから、早く遊びに行ってらっしゃい。
osouji nanka ii kara, hayaku asobi ni itte rasshai.
You don’t need to clean up, so go play quickly.

部屋の掃除のじゃまをするな。
heya no souji no jama o suru na.
Don’t get in the way while I clean the room.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 掃除 (souji)

今朝掃除をしたから部屋はきれいです。
kesa souji o shita kara heya wa kirei desu.
I cleaned my room this morning so it’s tidy.

教室の掃除が終わったってさっきから言ってんだけど…
kyoushitsu no souji ga owatta tte sakki kara itten da kedo.
I’ve been trying to tell you that I’ve finished cleaning the classroom…

Similar words:

クリーニング (kuriiningu); 洗濯 (sentaku)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 打扫 (dásǎo)
Korean: 청소 (cheongso)

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