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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 建物 (tatemono)

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Kana: たてもの
Kanji: 建物
Romaji: tatemono

Type: noun

Meaning: building

Example sentences:

この建物がある国はどこですか?
kono tatemono ga aru kuni wa doko desu ka?
Which country is this building located?

わたしはもう30年もこの建物の管理人として働いてきた。
watashi wa mou sanjuunen mo kono tatemono no kanri’nin toshite hataraite kita.
I’ve worked in this building as the janitor for 30 years now.

建物から出ると外は雨が降っており、空はくすんだ鼠色をしていた。
tatemono kara deru to soto wa ame ga futte ori, sora wa kusunda nezumiiro o shite ita.
It was raining when I came out of the building and the sky was a dull putty color.

建物の内部からは印刷機の騒音が聞こえてくる。
tatemono no naibu kara wa insatsuki no souon ga kikoete kuru.
From within the building came the clanking of the printing press.

落ち着いてきたところで訊くが、この写真の建物が何かわかるかい?
ochitsuite kita tokoro de kiku ga, kono shashin no tatemono ga nanika wakaru kai.
I’d like to ask, as you’re getting settled, do you recognize the building in this picture?

Similar words:

ビル (biru); 建造 (kenzou)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 建筑 (jiànzhú)
Korean: 건물 (geonmul)

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