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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 最近 (saikin)

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Kana: さいきん
Kanji: 最近
Romaji: saikin

Type: adj-no; adverb

Meaning: most recent; these days; recently; nowadays

Example sentences:

最近の若いやつは分からないな。
saikin no wakai yatsu wa wakaranai na.
I don’t get kids these days.

ほっとけよ。彼は最近ずっと機嫌が悪いんだよ。
hottoke yo. kare wa saikin zutto kigen ga waruin da yo.
Just leave him alone. He’s been in a bad mood lately.

最近 (saikin)

最近、医師にかかったことがあるか?
saikin, isha ni kakatta koto ga aru ka.
Has any doctor been attending you recently?

あのかたの最近の心は楽しかった幼い日に帰ってさまよっていました。
ano kata no saikin no kokoro wa tanoshikatta osanai hi ni kaette samayotte imashita.
Her latest ideas wandered back to pleasant early days.

Similar words:

この間 (kono aida)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 最近 (zuìjìn)
Korean: 최근 (choegeun)

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