JLPT N5 Vocabulary


work; job; business

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【しごと】(shigoto). Meaning: work; job; business; occupation; employment; vocation; task.

Type: Noun, Verb, Suru verb

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

Kono shigoto wa 1 jikan de owarimasuka?
Can you finish this task in 1 hour?
Example #2

Shigoto ni iku mae ni itsumo jimu ni ikimasu.
I always go to the gym before work.
Example #3

Pasokon no choushi ga waru kute, shigoto ga deki nakatta.
My computer was acting up and I wasn't able to do any work.
Example #4

Tatoe kyuuryou ga takaku temo anna shigoto wa shitakunai.
Even if the pay is good, I don't want to do that kind of work.
Example #5

iya na shigoto demo, seikatsu no tame ni yaru shika nai.
Even if it's a job you don't like, you gotta do it to pay the bills.

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