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要領を得る
Readings
ようりょうをえる
youryouwoeru
English
Expression
Ichidan verb
to be to the point, to hit the mark, to be relevant

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 要領を得る, 要領を得ます
[does], will [do]
要領を得ない, 要領を得ません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 要領を得た, 要領を得ました
[did]
要領を得なかった, 要領を得ませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 要領を得て, 要領を得まして 要領を得ないで, 要領を得ませんで 要領を得なくて
Kanjis
ON: ヨウ KUN: い.る, かなめ
need, main point, essence, pivot, key to

Stroke: 9 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-6-3 FC: 1040.0


ON: リョウ KUN: えり
jurisdiction, dominion, territory, fief, reign

Stroke: 14 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-5-9 FC: 8138.8


ON: トク KUN: え.る, う.る
gain, get, find, earn, acquire, can, may, able to, profit, advantage, benefit

Stroke: 11 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-8 FC: 2624.4


Phrases
彼のいう事は要領を得ている。
Parts: (かれ) 言う (いう) (こと) 要領を得る (ようりょうをえる)
What he says is brief and to the point.