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The Japanese Page Word of The Day - Excepting

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Word of the Day: September 30, 2019

以外

adverb/noun | いがいく


MEANING: with the exception of; excepting (igai)

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

彼女以外は誰も欠席しなかった。

かのじょいがいはだれもけっせきしなかった。
No one was absent except her.

NOTES:
以 【イ・もって】 by means of; because; in view of; compared with; 外 【ガイ・ゲ・そと・ほか・はずす・はずれる・と~】 outside

VOCABULARY:
彼女 【かのじょ】 she; her
以外 【いがい】 other than; except for (her)
誰も 【だれも】 no one
欠席 【けっせき】 absence
しなかった wasn’t

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