JLPT N4 Vocabulary


very hard; with utmost effort

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【いっしょうけんめい】(isshoukenmei)

Meaning: very hard; with utmost effort; with all one’s might; for dear life​.

Type: Noun, Adverbial Noun, Adjective, な-adjective

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

watashi wa isshoukenmei benkyou shimashita.
I have been studying hard.
Example #2

kanojo wa isshoukenmei hataraite iru.
She is hard at work.
Example #3

watashi wa anata no tame ni nihon de isshoukenmei hataraki masu.
I'm going to work hard in Japan for you.
Example #4

isshoukenmei hatarakeba yume wo kanae rareru darou.
If I work hard, I wonder if my dream will come true.
Example #5

isshoukenmei benkyou shinasai, janai to shiken ni ochiru yo.
Study hard, or you won't pass the exam.

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