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I have this line in my book:

かいしゃのりょうはふるいです。

I understand the whole sentence except for りょう. When I googled it, it says it mean "Ryo". So I googled かいしゃのりょう and I got "Ryo Company". What does りょう mean?

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This is just another example of why sentences in all hiragana are harder to understand than if they used kanji. –  Ataraxia Dec 16 '13 at 15:37
    
hahaha right now i only know "人" in kanji i hope when i start learning kanji it will be easy like you say :D –  Ahmed Abdel Moneim Elket Dec 16 '13 at 19:23

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[寮]{りょう} means "dormitory".

[会社]{かいしゃ}の寮 = company-provided housing facility

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