near/far



Learning a new phrase every day is a great way to build your vocabulary step by step. That’s why we post a new phrase every day in several languages* so that you can learn continuously. Whether you’re learning French, German, or Greek, you’ll find these phrases useful. Try to use this phrase today!

Language Phrase [Transliteration]
French près/loin
German nah/fern
Italian vicino / lontano
Brazilian Portuguese perto/longe
Spanish cerca/lejos
Arabic قريب/بعيد [qariib/baxiid]
Chinese 近/远 [jìn/yuǎn]
Japanese 近い/遠い [chikai/tooi]
Korean 가깝다/멀다 [kakkap-ta/meol-ta]
Greek κοντά/μακρία [ko-DHA/ma-KREE-a]
Hebrew קרוב/רחוק [karov/raHok]
Russian близкий / далёкий [blizkii / dalyokii]
Dutch dichtbij/ver
Polish blisko/daleko (adverb)

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