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直接, ちょくせつ

  • chokusetsu
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • direct
  • immediate
  • personal
  • firsthand

Examples of 直接,ちょくせつ in a Sentence

Why don't you tell her directly?
We should take matters into our own hands.
I spoke to the principal himself.
The reporter learned about war at first hand.
We received an immediate answer to our letter.
The police officer pointed his pistol at the criminal, who, in turn, held his pistol directly pointed at the officer. Neither had the advantage, the position was a stalemate.
It will soon be possible for us to go direct to New York by air.
私たち文通していただけ直接会ったことないす。
We've only corresponded and never met in person.
In a democracy, the people elect their government officials directly.
Kindly address yourself to the chairman, not directly to other representatives at this meeting.

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