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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 違う (chigau)

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Kana: ちがう
Kanji: 違う
Romaji: chigau

Type: verb

Meaning: to differ (from); to vary; to be wrong

Example sentences:

私たちの考え方は見事に違います。
watashitachi no kangaekata wa migoto ni chigaimasu.
Our ways of thinking are totally different.

ロナウドとはまた違ったタイプの天才だ。
ronaudo towa mata chigatta taipu no tensai da.
He’s a different kind of genius from Ronaldo.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 違う (chigau)

これって、ホテルに行く道と違うんじゃない?
kore tte, hoteru ni iku michi to chigaun janai.
This isn’t the road back to the hotel, is it?

もう一度やり直しがきくなら、もっと違うやり方をするのに。
mou ichido yarinaoshi ga kiku nara, motto chigau yarikata o suru noni.
If I could do it over again, I’d do it so differently.

僕は負け戦でも進んで戦った。しかし彼は違った。
boku wa makeikusa demo susunde tatakatta. shikashi kare wa chigatta.
I was willing to fight a losing fight. He wasn’t.

Similar words:

異なる (kotonaru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 不同 (bùtóng); 不一样 (bù yīyàng)
Korean: 다르다 (daleuda)

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