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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 簡単 (kantan)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 簡単 (kantan)

Kana: かんたん
Kanji: 簡単
Romaji: kantan

Type: adjective-na

Meaning: simple; easy; uncomplicated

Example sentences:

そんな簡単に話しかけられるくらいならこんなに苦しくないよ。
sonna kantan ni hanashikakerareru kurai nara konna ni kurushikunai yo.
If I could just talk to her that easily it wouldn’t be so hard.

冷静に考えれば、答えは簡単に出るはずだ。
reisei ni kangaereba, kotae wa kantan ni deru hazu da.
Just calm down and think, and you’ll see that the answer is very simple.

人間はそんな簡単に死ぬわけない。
ningen wa sonna ni kantan ni shinu wake nai.
People can’t die that easily.

そんな簡単に決めちゃっていいの?
sonna kantan ni kimechatte ii no.
Is it okay to decide so quickly?

あの白鳥くんが簡単に言うことを聞くとは思えないけど…
ano shiratorikun ga kantan ni iu koto o kiku towa omoenai kedo.
I don’t think Shiratori will do as he’s told though easily…

なにを考えているのか簡単に読み取れる顔ですよ。
nani o kangaete iru no ka kantan ni yomitoreru kao desu yo.
You have an easy face to read.

もう今度はそう簡単にあいつらを怖がらすことはできませんよ。
mou kondo wa sou kantan ni aitsura o kowagarasu kot owa dekimasen yo.
It won’t be so easy scaring them a second time.

Similar words:

容易 (youi); 易しい (yasashii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 简单 (jiǎndān)
Korean: 간단하다 (gandanhada)

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