JLPT N1 Grammar (majiki)

Meaning

should not; must not ~

How to use

Verb (dictionary form)まじき
Noun + にある/としてある

Learn Japanese grammar: (majiki). Meaning: should not; must not ~.

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Example #1

せいとにぼうりょくをふるなんて、せんせいとしてあるまじきこういだ。
seito ni bouryoku o furu nante, sensei to shite aru majiki koui da.
Violence against students is something a teacher absolutely should not do
Example #2

ほかのひとのあんをぬすむなんてゆるすまじきことだ。
hoka no hito no an o nusumu nante yurusu majiki koto da.
Stealing someone else's ideas is an unforgivable behavior.
Example #3

かれのやったことは、ひととしてあるまじきざんこくなこういだ。
kare no yatta koto wa, hito toshite aru majiki zankoku na koui da.
What he did was a cruel and unacceptable action for a human being.
Example #4

しけんちゅうにカンニングのようなゆるすまじきこういをするひとは0てんにします。
shikenchuu ni kanningu no youna yurusu majiki koii o suru hito wa 0 ten ni shimasu.
Those who do unforgivable acts such as cheating during the exam will be given 0 points.
Example #5

がくせいをきょうかつするとは、きょうしにあるまじきこういだ。
gakusei o kyoukatsu suru to wa, kyoushi ni aru majiki koui da.
It is totally unacceptable for a teacher to blackmail students.
Example #6

よわいものをだましておかねをとるなど、にんげんにあるまじきこういだ。
yowai mono o damashite okane o toru nado, ningen ni aru majiki koui da.
Things like deceiving the weak and taking their money is not something humans should do.
Example #7

いっこくのしゅしょうにあるまじきはつげんだ。すごくむせきにんです。
ikkoku no shushou ni aru majiki hatsugen da. sugoku musekinin desu.
That is an unacceptable statement from the prime minister of a country. It is truly irresponsible.

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