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The Japanese Page Word of the Day - War

 

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Word of the Day: May 14, 2018

 


noun | いくさ


MEANING: war

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

腹が減っては戦はできぬ。

はらがへってはいくさはできぬ。
If you are hungry, you can’t do battle.

 

NOTES:

ぬ is a verb-negating suffix

VOCABULARY:

腹【はら】stomach
減って【へって】decreasing
戦【いくさ】war
できぬ cannot do


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