Friday, May 09, 2008

New words

I'll give hints in English to help you guess the meanings.

共産主義 (きょうさんしゅぎ) All together business/life = communist
麻酔/麻睡 (ますい) sleep drug = anasthesia
治安 (ちあん) fix safety = law and order
無断 (むだん) no decision = without permission
欠勤 (けっきん) away work = work absence
盲目 (もうもく) dead eyes = blind
聖火 (せいか) sacred flame = olympic flame
的外れ (まとはずれ) target miss = irrelevant
賄賂 (わいろ) * can't help with this one from the kanji, but the phoenetics are easy to remember. = bribe


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