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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 深 (shin)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 深 (shin)

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MEANING:

deep, heighten, intensify, strengthen

HOW TO READ:

On: shin
Kun: fuka.i, -buka.i, fuka.maru, fuka.meru, mi-

HOW TO REMEMBER:

Yesterday when I fell into deep water (氵), I threw away my crown (冖), kicked my legs (儿) desperately and tried to grab the nearest tree (木).

WORDS:

深い (fukai): deep, profound
深み (fukami): depth, deep place
深淵 (shien): abyss, ravine
深刻 (shinkoku): serious, grave
深夜 (shin’ya): late at night
親切 (shinsetsu): kindness, gentleness
水深 (suishin): depth of water
深遠 (shin’en): deep, unfathomable
深慮 (shinryo): careful, thoughtful
深層 (shinsou): depth, deep level
深化 (shinka): deepening
深々 (fukabuka): very deeply
深める (fukameru): to deepen
深まる (fukamaru): to deepen
奥深い (okubukai): profound, deep
根深い (nebukai): deep-rooted
深呼吸 (shinkokyuu): deep breath
深紅色 (shinkoushoku): scarlet, deep crimson
考え深い (kangaebukai): thoughtful, deep-thinking
注意深く (chuuibukaku): attentively, carefully
用心深い (youjinbukai): wary, watchful
興味深い (kyoumibukai): of great interest
疑い深い (utagaibukai): doubting, distrustful
慎み深い (tsutsushimibukai): discreet, modest


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

鈴木は考え深く微笑した。
suzuki wa kangaebukaku bishou shita.
Suzuki smiled thoughtfully.

彼は一、二分深く考え込んでいた。
kare wa ichi, nifun fukaku kangaekonde ita.
He remained for a minute or two lost in thought.

明子の声には、一段と敬愛の情が深まった。
akiko no koe niwa, ichidan to keiai no jou ga fukamatta.
Akiko’s voice became positively caressing.

彼女は二、三回深呼吸して、無理に笑顔を取り付いた。
kanojo wa ni, sankai shinkokyuu shite, muri ni egao o toritsuita.
She took a few deep breaths and then forced her face into a smile.

彼は窓に近づき、カーテンを少しひいて注意深く外を覗いた。
kare wa mado ni chikazuki, kaaten o sukoshi hiite chuuibukaku soto o nozoita.
He went to the window, drawing the curtains aside slightly, and peering carefully out.

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