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Four-Character Japanese Idiom: Yojijukugo 1

Four-Character Japanese Idiom: Yojijukugo 1

四つの漢字で表す熟語 : 四字熟語 1
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stubborn
頑固一徹 頑固一徹
stubborn
頑固一徹 頑固一徹
stubborn
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Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.
一期一会 一期一会
Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.
一期一会 一期一会
Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.
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swing from joy to sorrow
一喜一憂 一喜一憂
swing from joy to sorrow
一喜一憂 一喜一憂
swing from joy to sorrow
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be back from the brink
起死回生 (n)起死回生
be back from the brink
起死回生 (n)起死回生
be back from the brink
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tacit understanding
以心伝心 以心伝心
tacit understanding
以心伝心 以心伝心
tacit understanding
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doubtful mind creates devils in the dark
疑心暗鬼 疑心暗鬼
doubtful mind creates devils in the dark
疑心暗鬼 疑心暗鬼
doubtful mind creates devils in the dark
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arrogant
傍若無人 傍若無人
arrogant
傍若無人 傍若無人
arrogant
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trial and error
試行錯誤 試行錯誤
trial and error
試行錯誤 試行錯誤
trial and error
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in all directions
四方八方 四方八方
in all directions
四方八方 四方八方
in all directions
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be in happy harmony
和気藹々 和気藹々
be in happy harmony
和気藹々 和気藹々
be in happy harmony
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grope in the dark
暗中模索 暗中模索
grope in the dark
暗中模索 暗中模索
grope in the dark
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be meticulous in everything
用意周到 用意周到
be meticulous in everything
用意周到 用意周到
be meticulous in everything
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the finishing touches
画竜点睛 画竜点睛
the finishing touches
画竜点睛 画竜点睛
the finishing touches
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feel a lump in one's throat
感慨無量 感慨無量
feel a lump in one's throat
感慨無量 感慨無量
feel a lump in one's throat
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be perfect
完全無欠 完全無欠
be perfect
完全無欠 完全無欠
be perfect
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avatar JapanesePod101.com Tuesday at 4:45 pm

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avatar JapanesePod101.com Tuesday at 2:40 pm

Kevin san,
Konnichiwa.
Thank you for the comment.
We are happy that you have enjoyed the lesson.
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask us.

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avatar Kevin Wednesday at 9:52 pm

Thank you, love this topic.

Love to see a Enka, Minyo, or song expressions/phrases list one day too. Keep the phrase list coming! There the best!

avatar JapanesePod101.com Wednesday at 7:56 pm

Sue san,
こんにちは。
そうですか。
Thank you for the comment.

わーちゃん san,
Konnichiwa.
Yes, it’s used for the movie title.

独太郎さん、
こんにちは。コメントをどうもありがとうございました。

Yuki 由紀
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avatar 独太郎 Saturday at 3:53 am

四字熟語は多少勉強してきましたが、知っていたのは試行錯誤・以心伝心・四方八方くらいでした。一所懸命・中途半端・優柔不断・興味津々・当意即妙・単刀直入などのほうが一般的に使われているような気もしますが。

avatar わーちゃん Saturday at 12:31 am

一期一会
A popular translating website gave me this meaning: “Forrest Gump” :laughing:

avatar Sue Friday at 10:54 pm

I do love the picture for 暗中模索!
ありがとう