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事情, じじょう

  • jijō
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • circumstances
  • consideration
  • conditions
  • situation
  • reasons

Examples of 事情,じじょう in a Sentence

そこ行くかもしれないが、それは事情次第
I may go there, but that depends.
Taking all things into consideration, I think they were mistaken in it.
どんな事情あって決してその秘密らしてはいけない。
On no account should you let out the secret.
I explained the situation, as this, that and such and such, but they just nodded along without showing much interest.
どんな事情あってその深い泳いはいけません。
Under no circumstances must you swim in the deep river!
中国事情通じている
He is familiar with what is going on in China.
The housing situation seemed quite hopeless.
Under no circumstances should you repeat this to anyone.
それは事情かなりうまくまとめている
It sums up the situation pretty well.
その事情知らない
I don't know about things like that.

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