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Learn JLPT N1 Grammar: てみせる (te miseru)

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Meaning: I’ll definitely

You usually use てみせる to show a strong determination to do something.

Formation:

Verb-てform + みせる

Example sentences:

これ以上言うのはよそう。だが、こんども必ず切りぬけてみせるよ!
kore ijou iu nowa yosou. daga, kondo mo kanarazu kirinukete miseru yo.
I won’t say more than that but I’ll definitely get out of this one!

僕は小説を書いて賞ををとってみせる。
boku wa shousetsu o kaite shou o totte miseru.
I’ll write a novel and win a price.

彼が知っていさえすればおれがきっと吐かしてみせる。
kare ga shitte isae sureba ore ga kitto hakashite miseru.
If he knows, I’ll make him spit it out.

今度きっと勝ってみせる。
kondo kitto katte miseru.
I’ll definitely win this time.

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