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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 険 (ken)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 険 (ken)

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MEANING:

precipitous, inaccessible place, impregnable position, steep place, sharp eyes

HOW TO READ:

On: ken
Kun: kewa.shii

COMPOUNDS:

険 (ken): steepness, steep place
危険 (kiken): danger, peril, hazard
保険 (hoken): insurance, guarantee
冒険 (bouken): risk, venture, adventure
探険 (tanken): exploration, expedition
邪険 (jaken): hard hearted, cruel, unkind
険悪 (ken’aku): dangerous, serious, gloomy, perilous
陰険 (inken): tricky, treacherous
真険 (shinken): seriousness, earnestness
険しい (kewashii): precipitous, steep, grim, severe
保険金 (hokenkin): insurance payout, insurance money
危険性 (kikensei): riskiness, danger
再保険 (saihoken): reinsurance
被保険者 (hihokensha): insured person
健康保険 (kenkouhoken): health insurance
生命保険 (seimeihoken): life insurance
損害保険 (songaihoken): damage insurance
失業保険 (shitsugyouhoken): unemployment insurance

EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

子供にとっては険しい道のりだった。
kodomo ni totte wa kewashii michinori datta.
It was an arduous ride for a child.


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各加盟国によって、健康保険のレベルや基準が違います。
kaku kameikoku ni yotte, kenkou hoken no reberu ya kijun ga chigaimasu.
Every member country has different levels and standards of health care.

自律機械は、工場における多くの危険で難しい作業に使われている。
jiritsu kikai wa, koujou ni okeru ooku no kiken de muzukashii sagyou ni tsukawarete iru.
Autonomous machines are used for many difficult and dangerous factory jobs.

彼の母親がよく言っていたことだが、彼は米国の新たな挑戦や冒険を求めて、つねに中東じゅうで動き、走り、働いていたので、彼の靴にはいつも砂が入っていた。
kare no hahaoya ga yoku itte ita koto da ga, kare wa beikoku no arata na chousen ya bouken o motomete, tsune ni chuutoujuu de ugoki, hashiri, hataraite ita node, kare no kutsu ni wa itsumo suna ga haitte ita.
His mother liked to say that he had sand in his shoes, always moving and running and working, seeking out new challenges and adventures across the Middle East.

険悪な境界をはさんでやる気満々、怒りに燃える者同士が連日繰り広げる無数の攻撃と反撃、小競り合いとその報復という騒々しい背景音にかき消されて埋もれてしまったのである。
ken’aku na kyoukai o hasande yaruki manman, ikari ni moeru mono doushi ga renjitsu kurihirogeru musuu no kougeki to hangeki, kozeriai to sono houfuku to iu souzoushii haikeion ni kakikesarete umorete shimatta no de aru.
It was buried among the background noise of countless daily charges and countercharges, of incidents and counterincidents produced by a contested border separating two aggressive, very angry antagonists.

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