TAKOBOTO

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事情
Readings
じじょう
jijou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
circumstances, consideration, conditions, situation, reasons, state of affairscirconstances, conditions, raison, situationUmstände, Sachlage, Lage, Verhältnisse, Grund

Kanji
ON: ジ, ズKUN: こと, つか.う, つか.える
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

ON: ジョウ, セイKUN: なさ.け
feelings, emotion, passion, sympathy, circumstances, facts

Example sentences
そこに行くかもしれないが、それは事情次第だ。Parts: 其処 (そこ), 行く (いく), かも知れない (かもしれない), 其れ (それ), 事情 (じじょう), 次第 (しだい)I may go there, but that depends.

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