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地球, ちきゅう

  • chikyū
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • the earth
  • the globe

Examples of 地球,ちきゅう in a Sentence

汚染地球傷つけている。
Pollution is damaging our earth.
Of course "Hayabusa" is not actually closing in on the Sun, it is just positioned as in the figure so that, seen from the Earth, it is on the opposite side of the Sun; this is called 'conjunction'.
It's a painful 'truth' for us, but watching this movie brought home to me again the danger facing Earth.
「それに、地球の反対側考えればそんなに高くはないよ」と言う
Besides, she says, "it doesn't cost much when you think it's the other side of the world.
Moving money and technology from one side of the globe to the other is not enough.
かつては、地球宇宙中心である思われていた
It was once believed that the earth was the center of the universe.
かつては恐竜地球支配していた
Dinosaurs used to rule the earth.
Galileo argued that the earth moves.
This is why birds like the pigeon or the Arctic tern can find their way around the world.
この事実から地球太陽の周り回っていること分かる
This fact shows that the earth goes round the sun.

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