conscientious 勤勉な

January 4, 2014 =========
☆ conscientious 勤勉な
There are a few similar words to this one in English. “Conscience” is a noun, and it means the part of your mind that tells you whether something is morally right or wrong – according to your own values and morals. Today’s word, “conscientious” is an adjective which describes someone who is very careful to do their work properly and correctly.
So, you can see the words are similar in both spelling and meaning, right? This is why if you want to increase your vocabulary, it’s a good idea to learn words that are similar at the same time.