Advertisement

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 況 (kyou)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 況 (kyou)

Click on image to view full size.

MEANING:

condition, situation

HOW TO READ:

On: kyou
Kun: mashi.te, iwa.nya, omomuki

HOW TO REMEMBER:

My big brother (兄) fell into the water (氵). He’s in a critical condition.

WORDS:

情況 (joukyou): circumstances
状況 (joukyou): state of affairs
不況 (fukyou): recession, depression
実況 (jikkyou): real condition, actual state (of things)
市況 (shikyou): market conditions
近況 (kinkyou): recent state
好況 (koukyou): prosperous conditions, healthy economy
苦況 (kukyou): trouble, crisis
概況 (gaikyou): general situation
盛況 (seikyou): success, prosperity
現況 (genkyou): present condition
商況 (shoukyou): business conditions
活況 (kakkyou): activity, prosperity
戦況 (senkyou): war situation
景況 (keikyou): business climate
況して (mashite): still more, still less
状況証拠 (joukyoushouko): circumstantial evidence


Advertisement

EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

何で世界は不況に戻りましたか?
nande sekai wa fukyou ni modorimashita ka.
Why did the world fall back into recession?

中田が、昨夜、あらましの状況を説明してくれた。
nakada ga, sakuya, aramashi no joukyou o setsumei shite kureta.
Nakada gave me a rough idea of the situation last night.

状況証拠というやつ、すこぶる油断のならないものでね。
joukyou shouko to iu yatsu, sukoburu yudan no naranai mono de ne.
Circumstantial evidence is a very tricky thing.

彼は、できるだけ、昨日の情況を再現しようと望んでいた。
kare wa, dekiru dake, kinou no joukyou o saigen shiyou to nozonde ita.
He wished to reproduce yesterday’s circumstances as closely as possible.

ここは南アフリカの金山王が好況時代に建てた。
koko wa minami afurika no kinzan’ou ga koukyou jidai ni tateta.
This place was built by a South African gold king in the days of the great boom.

Vector designed by Freepik.


Advertisement


If you find any error in this post please don't hesitate to contact me.

JapanesePod101.com - The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 放 (hou)
Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 欠 (ketsu)