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The Japanese Page Word of the Day - Sensibility

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Word of the Day: May 16, 2018

 

敏感

adj, noun | びんかん


MEANING: sensibility; sensitive to; well attuned to

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

彼は、音楽家なので音に敏感だ。

かれはおんがくかなので、おとにびんかんだ。
As a musician, he is very sensitive to sound.

 

NOTES:

音楽家 (musician) can be pronounced either as【おんがっか】or 【おんがくか】

VOCABULARY:

彼 【かれ】 he
音楽家 【おんがっか】 musician
ので therefore; because of that
音に 【おとに】 regarding sound; to sound; with sound
敏感 【びんかん】 sensitive; well attuned to…


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