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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 相談 (soudan)

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Kana: そうだん
Kanji: 相談
Romaji: soudan

Type: Noun; Verb (相談する)

Meaning: consultation; discussion

Example sentences:

この青年が寡黙な、何ごともかるがるしくは他人に相談をかけない性質の男で、自尊心もあり、痛手は痛手として隠しこそすれ、ぺらぺらとしゃべるのはきらいなほうなのだと見てとった。
kono seinen ga kamoku na, nanigoto mo karugarushikuwa tanin ni soudan o kakenai seishitsu no otoko de, jisonshin mo ari, itade wa itade toshite kakushi koso sure, perapera to shaberu nowa kirai na hou na no da to mite totta.
I could see that he was a reserved, self-contained man, with a dash of pride in his nature, more likely to hide his wounds than to expose them.

我が家のルールはこうだ。何か頼みごとや相談ごとがあればまず母に言う。
wagaie no ruuru wa kou da. nanika tanomi goto ya soudan goto ga areba mazu haha ni iu.
This is the rule at my house: If I need to discuss about something or ask for a favor, I tell my Mom first.

もし何かあればいつでもわたしが相談にのりますわ。
moshi nanika areba itsudemo watashi ga soudan ni norimasu wa.
If you ever need to talk, I’m here.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 相談 (soudan)

彼が旅行から帰ったら相談してみる。
kare ga ryokou kara kaettara soudan shite miru.
I’ll try to talk to him when he returns from his trip.

何か問題でもあったら、いつでも相談にきてください。
nanika mondai demo attara, itsudemo soudan ni kite kudasai.
If you have any problem, please feel free to discuss it with me.

誰かと相談したい。
dareka to soudan shitai.
I want to talk to someone.

Similar words:

参考 (sankou); 議論 (giron); ディスカッション (disukasshon); 討論 (touron)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 讨论 (tǎolùn)
Korean: 토론 (tolon)

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