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Learn JLPT N4 Grammar: と思う (to omou)

Learn Japanese Grammar JLPT N4 Flashcard

Meaning: I think…; you think…

Formation:

Phrase + と思う

Example sentences:

この封筒の中にあるもの、何だと思う?
kono fuutou no naka ni aru mono, nan da to mou.
What do you think is in this envelope?

仕事を続けるのはむりだと思う。
shigoto o tsuzukeru nowa muri da to omou.
I don’t think I can continue this job.

わたしたち、もうすぐ会えると思うよ。
watashitachi, mousugu aeru to omou yo.
I think we’ll meet again quite soon.


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あの人は山田さんの弟だと思う。
ano hito wa yamada san no otouto da to omou.
I think that person is Yamada’s little brother.

ママが、僕の忘れた物をいくつか送ってくれると思うよ。
mama ga, boku no wasureta mono o ikutsuka okutte kureru to omou yo.
I think Mom’s sending a few things I forgot.

みんな喜ぶと思うわ。
minna yorokobu to omou wa.
I think everyone’s happy.

わたしは何も騒ぐ必要はないと思う。
watashi wa nanimo sawagu hitsuyou wa nai to omou.
I don’t see what there is to fuss about.

買い物が1時間ぐらいかかると思う。
kaimono ga ichijikan gurai kakaru to omou.
I think it’ll take 1 hour to go shopping.

君は彼が父親代わりだと思う?
kimi wa kare ga chichioya kawari da to omou.
Do you think of him as a father substitute?

彼がそんなこと思うわけないわ!
kare ga sonna koto omou wake nai wa.
Of course he doesn’t think that!


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