真実 the Truth

真実

truth



The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

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| A = Advanced

真実
shin jitsu

truth

shin real, truth

jitsu fruit, substance, truth




写真 sha shin – photograph [B]

実は jitsu wa – actually, really [B]
真っ直ぐ massugu – forward, straight [B]
木の実 ki no mi – nut, berry, fruit [B]


SUGGESTED USAGE:

真実が ばれちゃった。犬のポチは猫好きだった。
shinjitsu ga barechatta. inu no pochi wa neko zuki datta.

The truth has been revealed! Pochi the dog was a cat lover.

ABOUT SUGGESTED USAGE:

ばれる bareru – exposed, reveal, leak out (a secret)

ばれちゃった barechatta – (unfortunately) truth was revealed The chatta / shimatta form is often used to show regret or the fact that the results were unintended.

inu – dog
ポチ pochi – Pochi a common name for dogs like fido
猫好き neko zuki – lover of cats [猫 neko (cat) + 好き suki (to like – becomes Zuki when attached to nouns)] another zuki is sakezuki [lover of drinking]

だった datta – was


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