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Work Hard, Play Hard


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otsukare sama desu
hello (between colleagues)
kaisha
a company
nan no kaisha desu ka?
what company is it?
tsukuru
to make
gēmu o tsukuru kaisha desu
it's a company that makes games
tasukeru
to help
hito o tasukeru shigoto desu
it's a job to help people
yarigai ga aru shigoto desu
it's a satisfying job
hataraku
to work
itsu kara?
from when?
itsukara hatarai-te i-masu ka?
how long have you been working?
yo nen mae kara desu
for four years
kikkake
the opportunity that started everything
kikkake wa nan deshita ka?
how did it all begin?
tenshoku suru
to change jobs
shichi nen mae ni tenshoku shi-mashita
I changed jobs seven years ago
shokuba
workplace
akarui
bright; uplifting
akarukute tanoshī shokuba desu
it's an uplifting and fun workplace
kibishī
strict
jiyū na
free; without restraint
shachō
a CEO
jiyū de omoshiroi shachō desu
she is a free and funny CEO
shucchō
a business trip
ōi
many
sukunai
a few
shucchō ga ōi desu
there are many business trips
iroiro na kuni ni ikemasu
I can go to many different countries
kyūryō
salary
o kyūryō mo māmā ī desu
the pay isn't bad either
shōrai
the future (of someone or something)
hajimeru
to start
shōrai wa nihon de kaisha o hajime-tai desu
I want to start a company in Japan in the future
shigoto no tame
for work
benkyō suru
to study
sonotame ni nihongo o benkyō shi-te i-masu
I am studying Japanese for that
daiji na
important; critical
kaigi
a meeting
chikoku suru
to be late (for an appointment)
daijina kaigi ni chikoku shite shimai mashita
I was accidentally late for an important meeting
jōshi
a superior; a boss
hanashi
a story; a talk
koko dake no hanashi
just between me and you
kirai na jōshi ga imasu
there is a boss I hate
ojigi suru
to bow
chanto
properly
hora, chanto ojigi shi-te kudasai
come on, bow properly
zangyō
overtime work
tamaru
to accumulate (itself)
sutoreru ga tama-tte i-masu
I'm stressed out
kyūryō bi
payday
kyūryō bi made ma-te masen
I can't wait for payday
nomi kai
a drinking party
kaigi no mae ni
before the meeting
shucchou no ato de
after the business trip
shigoto no ato, nomi ni iki-masen ka?
do you want to go for a drink after work?
sutoresu hassan
releasing stress
sutoresu hassan ni karaoke ni iki-mashō
let's go for a karaoke to let off steam
... toki
when ...
hataraku toki wa hataraku, asobu toki wa asobu
work hard, play hard
merihari
work-life balance
merihari ga daiji desu
it’s important to clearly separate work and private life
ikiru
to live; to be alive
hataraku tame ni ikiru njanai
you are not living to work
ikiru tame ni hataraku ndesu
you are working to live