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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 地 (chi)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 地 (chi)

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MEANING:

ground, earth

HOW TO READ:

On: chi, ji

HOW TO REMEMBER:

Be careful of the ground over there. Many scorpions (也) are buried in the soil (土).

WORDS:

地図 (chizu): map
地獄 (jigoku): hell
意地 (iji): stubbornness
地位 (chii): position, status
地域 (chiiki): area, region
地味 (jimi): plain, simple
地帯 (chitai): area, zone
土地 (tochi): plot of land, soil
空地 (kuuchi): vacant land
余地 (yochi): place, room, margin
地道 (jimichi): steady, honest, sober
見地 (kenchi): point of view
各地 (kakuchi): every place
厚地 (atsuji): thick cloth
地点 (chiten): point, spot
沼地 (numachi): marshland
蛮地 (banchi): barbaric region
心地 (kokochi): feeling, sensation, mood
番地 (banchi): house number, address
地上 (chijou): above ground, surface
地面 (jimen): ground, earth’s surface
地主 (jinushi): landlord, landowner
実地 (jicchi): practice, actual site
地方 (chihou): district, region, area
荒れ地 (arechi): wasteland, wilderness
地下鉄 (chikatetsu): subway, metro
所在地 (shozaichi): location, address
地下室 (chikashitsu): cellar, basement
植民地 (shokuminchi): colony, colonial
行楽地 (kourakuchi): tourist resort


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

もはや一点の疑いの余地もない。
mohaya itten no utagai no yochi mo nai.
There is not a doubt of it.

私は地面にころがされたのを感じた。
watashi wa jimen ni korogasareta no o kanjita.
I felt myself fall to the ground.

ご覧の通りここは沼や湿地帯に囲まれています。
goran no toori koko wa numa ya shicchitai ni kakomarete imasu.
As you can see, this place is surrounded by marsh and wetlands.

あなたのご意見を、どう実地に応用するか、疑問だと思います。
anata no goiken o, dou jicchi ni ouyou suru ka, gimon da to omoimasu.
I doubt the practical applicability of what you say.

僕は、あの地方のことも、あの辺の人々のことも、なんでも知っています。
boku wa, ano chihou no koto mo, ano hen no hitobito no koto mo, nan demo shitte imasu.
I know everything about that area and the people.

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