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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 追 (tsui)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 追 (tsui)

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MEANING:

chase, drive away, follow, pursue, meanwhile

HOW TO READ:

On: tsui
Kun: o.u

HOW TO REMEMBER:

The maestro (𠂤) is being chased down the road (辶) by his fans.

WORDS:

追う (ou): to chase, to run after
追随 (tsuizui): follow
追手 (otte): pursuer, pursuing party
追加 (tsuika): addition, appendix
追放 (tsuihou): exile, banishment
追跡 (tsuiseki): chase, pursuit
追伸 (tsuishin): postscript, P.S.
追求 (tsuikyuu): pursuing, pursuit
追憶 (tsuioku): recollection, reminiscence
追及 (tsuikyuu): investigation, questioning
追想 (tsuisou): recollection, reminiscence
追試 (tsuishi): supplementary examination
追認 (tsuinin): confirmation
訴追 (sotsui): legal action
追跡者 (tsuisekisha): pursuer
追いつく (oitsuku): to catch up with
追いやる (oiyaru): to drive away
追い越す (oikosu): to pass, to overtake
追い込む (oikomu): to corner, to drive
追い払う (oiharau): to drive away
追い出す (oidasu): to expel, to drive out
追い抜く (oinuku): to pass, to overtake
追い返す (oikaesu): to turn away, to send away
追い上げる (oiageru): to put pressure on
追いかける (oikakeru): to chase, to run after
追い詰める (oitsumeru): to corner


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

私は、田中の後を追って行った。
watashi wa, tanaka no ato o otte itta.
I followed Tanaka.

息子が学校から追放されました。
musuko ga gakkou kara tsuihou saremashita.
My son was expelled from school.

猫はネズミを追っかけるもんだよ。
neko wa nezumi o okkakeru mon da yo.
All cats chase rats.

私は単に夢を追う人間にすぎません。
watashi wa tan ni yume o ou ningen ni sugimasen.
I am only a man of dreams.

私は追いかけながら、鈴木の名を呼んでみたが、返事もなかった。
watashi wa oikakenagara, suzuki no na o yonde mita ga, henji mo nakatta.
I ran after Suzuki and called his name, but it was no use.

道楽のあるものは、他のことはどうなろうと、あくまでそれを追求するものです。
douraku no aru mono wa, hoka no koto wa dou narou to, akumade sore o tsuikyuu suru mono desu.
If a man has a hobby he follows it up, whatever his other pursuits may be.

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