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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 一体 (ittai)

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Kana: いったい
Kanji: 一体
Romaji: ittai

Type: noun; adverb

Meaning: …the heck; …in the world; …on earth; one object; one body; unity

Example sentences:

あなた、一体何を言ってるんだ?
anata, ittai nani o itterun da.
What the hell are you saying?

この家一体いくつ部屋があるのよ?
kono ie ittai ikutsu heya ga aru no yo.
How many rooms does this house have?

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 一体 (ittai)

一体なんの話よ?教えてくれないと頭がおかしくなりそうだわ!
ittai nan no hanashi yo. oshiete kurenai to atama ga okashiku narisou da wa.
What’s it all about? If you don’t tell me I’ll go crazy!

最後に会ったときから、一体どうしていたんだい?
saigo ni atta toki kara, ittai dou shite itan dai.
What have you been doing since I last saw you?

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 一体 (yītǐ); 到底 (dàodǐ)
Korean: 일체 (ilche)

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