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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 早く (hayaku)

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Kana: はやく
Kanji: 早く
Romaji: hayaku

Type: adverb

Meaning: early; soon; quickly; rapidly; fast; swiftly

Example sentences:

早く行きましょうよ。
hayaku ikimashou yo.
Let’s go quickly.

おねがい!一刻も早くなおしてよ!
onegai. ikkokumo hayaku naoshite yo.
Please! Fix it as soon as possible!

今朝はいつもより早く学校へ行きました。
kesa wa itsumo yori hayaku gakkou e ikimashita.
This morning I went to school earlier than usual.

どうしてもっと早く思いつかなかったの。ばかだな。
doushite motto hayaku omoitsukanakatta no. baka da na.
Why didn’t I think of this earlier? I was so stupid.

そんな話まだ早いのは分かってます。
sonna hanashi mada hayai nowa wakattemasu.
I know it’s still early to talk about that.

早く行かんと遅刻するよ。
hayaku ikan to chikoku suru yo.
If we don’t hurry, we’ll be late.

いいから早くご飯を食べなさい。
ii kara hayaku gohan o tabenasai.
Hurry up and eat your food.

早く何とかしたほうがいいじゃない?
hayaku nantoka shita hou ga ii janai.
Don’t you think it’s time we did something about that?

Similar words:

さっと (satto); 逸早く (ichihayaku)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 早 (zǎo)
Korean: 일찍 (iljjig)

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