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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 直接 (chokusetsu)

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Kana: ちょくせつ
Kanji: 直接
Romaji: chokusetsu

Type: adj-na; adj-no; adverb

Meaning: direct; immediate; personal; first-hand

Example sentences:

彼と直接話したことはないわ。
kare to chokusetsu hanashita koto wa nai wa.
I never spoke to him directly.

電話よりも直接会って話した方がいいと思います。
denwa yorimo chokusetsu atte hanashita hou ga ii to omoimasu.
I think it’s better to talk face to face than via the phone.

当人に直接、なにをやるつもりかたずねてみたことはないの?
tounin ni chokusetsu, nani o yaru tsumori ka tazunete mita koto wa nai no.
Did you never ask him what he was planning to do?

彼女は、質問に直接答えるのを避けた。
kanojo wa, shitsumon ni chokusetsu kotaeru no o saketa.
She preferred not to answer the question directly.

私たちの会社では、誰でも質問があれば直接私のところに来て、すぐに答をもらうことができる。
watashitachi no kaisha dewa, dare demo shitsumon ga areba chokusetsu watashi no tokoro ni kite, sugu ni kotae o morau koto ga dekiru.
In our company, anyone with a question can bring it directly to me and get an answer immediately.

Similar words:

直々 (jikijiki); ダイレクト (dairekuto)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 直接 (zhíjiē)
Korean: 직접 (jigjeob)

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