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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 真面目 (majime)

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Kana: まじめ
Kanji: 真面目
Romaji: majime

Type: adjective-na; noun

Meaning: diligent; serious; honest; sober; grave; earnest; steady

Example sentences:

僕と父は真面目に話をしたことがほとんどない。
boku to chichi wa majime ni hanashi o shita koto ga hotondo nai.
I’ve never really had a serious conversation with my Dad.

真面目に話そう。
majime ni hanasou.
Let’s discuss this seriously.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 真面目 (majime)

そんなことまじめに気にしてるんですか?本気の本気で?
sonna koto majime ni ki ni shiterun desu ka. honki no honki de.
Do you really care – down in your heart?

それよりも、もっと真面目になっていただきたいのです。
sore yori mo, motto majime ni natte itadakitai no desu.
I want it to be more serious than that.

Similar words:

本気 (honki); 真剣 (shinken)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 认真 (rènzhēn)
Korean: 진지하다 (jinjihada)

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