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今日のことば
Word of the Day: August 21, 2018

手紙

noun | てがみ


MEANING: letter (tegami)
 
EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

恥ずかしがり屋なので、手紙を書きました。

はずかしがりやなので、てがみをかきました。
I’m a shy person, therefore I wrote a letter.(hazukashi gari ya na node, tegami wo kakimashita.)

 
NOTES:
[easy-to-embarrass personality; therefore; letter; wrote]  

VOCABULARY:
恥ずかしがり屋 【はずかしがりや】 a shy person
なので therefore; because of that
手紙 【てがみ】 letter (correspondence)
を (marks the direct object)
書きました 【かきました】 wrote

 

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