断っておくけど Let me Hasten to Mention...

断っておくけど

let me hasten to mention...


The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate | A = Advanced

断っておくけど
kotowatte oku kedo
let me hasten to mention...

断って kotowatte give notice, warn someone [-te form of kotowaru]
おく oku place, put [after the -te form means to do that immediately]
けど kedo but...


横断 ou dan - crossing (a road...) [I]
優柔不断 yuu juu fu dan