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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 去る (saru)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 去る (saru)

Kana: さる
Kanji: 去る
Romaji: saru

Type: Verb
Meaning: to leave, to go away, to pass, to elapse, to be distant, to send away, to drive off, to divorce
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

ナンシーはなんの説明もなく、去ってしまった。
nanshii wa nan no setsumei mo naku, satte shimatta.
Nancy gave no explanation for her departure.

君が望んだ天使はこの世を去ってしまった。
kimi ga nozonda tenshi wa kono yo o satte shimatta.
The angel whom you hoped for has left this earth.

去る (saru)

私は彼らが闘わないまま、ムスリム同胞団か軍部に国を渡してしまうのではないかと懸念しながらその場を去ったが、結局、その通りのことが起きた。
watashi wa karera ga tatakawanai mama, musurimu douhoudan ka gunbu ni kuni o watashite shimau no de wa nai ka to ke’nen shinagara sono ba o satta ga, kekkyoku, sono toori no koto ga okita.
I came away worried that they would end up handing the country to the Muslim Brotherhood or the military by default, which in the end is exactly what happened.

彼らには、状況の緊急性をきちんと理解してほしかったし、脅威が去ったとは考えてほしくなかった。
karera ni wa, joukyou no kinkyuusei o kichinto rikai shite hoshikatta shi, kyoui ga satta to wa kangaete hoshikunakatta.
I wanted to make sure that they understood the urgency of the situation and did not assume the threat had passed.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 离开 (líkāi)
Korean: 떠나다 (tteonada)

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