親ばか a Parent Who is a Fool for Child

親ばか

a Parent who is a fool for child



The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate
| A = Advanced

親ばか
oyabaka

a Parent who is a fool for child

oya, shin parent, familiar, relative

ばか baka fool (kanji is 馬鹿)




親戚 shin seki – relative [B]

親切 shin setsu – kind [B]
親分 oya bun – boss (also yakuza (mafia) boss!) [A]

And so you see Muffy simply needs her 100 carot diamond leash to move up in society.


SUGGESTED USAGE:

私はペットに最新流行の服を着せるので、「親ばか」と呼ばれます。でも、決してそうではありません。この子が世界一きれいだからです。
watashi
wa petto ni saishin ryuukou no fuku wo kiseru node,「oyabaka」to
yobaremasu. demo, kesshite sou dewa arimasen. kono ko ga sekai de
ichiban kirei dakara desu.

People say
Im a fool for my pet just because I dress her in the latest fashions.
But thats not it at all; its just she is the worlds prettiest pet.

ABOUT SUGGESTED USAGE:

watashi – I

ペット petto – pet

最新 sai shin – the latest
流行 ryuu kou – fashion, popular thing
fuku – clothing

着せる kiseru – to cloth This is the speaker putting cloths on the pet; to cause to be clothed
ので node – therefore because of dressing the cat with the latest fashion…
と呼ばれます to yobaremasu – am called

でも demo – but, however to contrast what comes next
決してそうではありません keshite sou dewa arimasen – not at all; God forbid; absolutely not
この子 kono ko – this one 子 means child, but it also is used for cute pets as in this case

世界一きれい sekai ichi kirei – worlds prettiest


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