TAKOBOTO

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直に
Readings
じかに
jikani
Meanings
Adverb (fukushi)
Usually written using kana alone
directly, in person, firsthandà même, directement, sans intermédiairedirekt, in direkter Weise, persönlich, mit eigenen Augen

Kanji
ON: チョク, ジキ, ジカKUN: ただ.ちに, なお.す, -なお.す, なお.る, なお.き, す.ぐ
straightaway, honesty, frankness, fix, repair

Example sentences
クリスマスがじきにまためぐってくる。Parts: クリスマス, 直に (じきに), (また), 巡る (めぐる), 来る (くる)Christmas will soon come around.

あなたとじかに会ってじっくり話したいことがあるのです。Parts: 貴方 (あなた), 直に (じかに), 会う (あう), じっくり, 話す (はなす), たい, 事がある (ことがある), のだ (んです)I have something to talk over with you, face to face.

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