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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 運ぶ (hakobu)

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Kana: はこぶ
Kanji: 運ぶ
Romaji: hakobu

Type: Verb

Meaning: to carry; to transport; to move; to convey; to go (well); to proceed

Idioms:

足を運ぶ (ashi o hakobu): to go; to come; to show up
事を運ぶ (koto o hakobu): to go ahead; to proceed; to carry on

Example sentences:

それがきっかけで、わたしが彼のコンサートに足を運ぶようになった。
sore ga kikkake de, watashi ga kare no konsaato ni ashi o hakobu you ni natta.
After that, I began to attend his concerts.


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もしそんなふうにことが運ばなかったら?
moshi sonna fuu ni koto ga hakobanakattara.
What if it didn’t work out this way?

運ぶ (hakobu)

食べ物を運んでくれなけりゃ、餓死するまでさ。
tabemono o hakonde kurenakerya, gashi suru made sa.
If you do not bring me food, I shall die of hunger.

彼はいつも極秘に事を運びました。
kare wa itsumo gokuhi ni koto o hakobimashita.
He always operated in the greatest secrecy.

計画が思ったとおりに運ばなかった。
keikaku ga omotta toori ni hakobanakatta.
Our plans did not work out altogether as we had hoped.

Similar words:

持ち運ぶ (mochihakobu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 运送 (yùnsòng)
Korean: 나르다 (naleuda)


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