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思いがけない Unexpected

思いがけない

unexpected


The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate | A = Advanced

思いがけない
omoi gakenai
unexpected

思い omoi think, a thought
がけない gakenai catch, hang



手掛かり te gakari - clue, trail [A]
腰掛け koshi kake - seat, bench [A]
片思い kata omoi - unrequited love [B]

SUGGESTED USAGE:

思いがけないことに、ドラキュラはにんにくサンドウィッチを注文しました。
omoigakenai koto ni, dorakyura wa ninniku sandouicchi o chuumon shimashita

In an unexpected move, Dracula ordered a garlic sandwich.

ABOUT SUGGESTED USAGE:

こと koto - thing, matter
ドラキュラ dorakyura - Dracula
にんにく nin niku - garlic (vampires do not like garlic)
サンドウィッチ sandowicchi - sandwich
注文 chuu mon - order (at a shop...)


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