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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 教える (oshieru)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: おしえる
Kanji: 教える
Romaji: oshieru

Type: Verb

Meaning: to teach; to inform; to instruct

Example sentences:

学校中が大騒ぎだと、彼女が教えてくれた。
gakkoujuu ga oosawagi da to, kanojo ga oshiete kureta.
She told me that the whole school is in an uproar.

今あなたに教えられることはこれだけです。
ima anata ni oshierareru koto wa kore dake desu.
This is all I can tell you at the moment.

教える Verb Conjugation

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教えたほうがよかったか?別に隠そうとしてたわけでもないが…
oshieta hou ga yokatta ka. betsu ni kakusou toshiteta wake demo nai ga.
Should I have told you? I wasn’t trying to hide it…

はっきり事実を教えてあげましょう。
hakkiri jijitsu o oshiete agemashou.
Let me make the thing clear to you.

会社で何が起こるのか、教えてよ!
kaisha de nani ga okoru no ka, oshiete yo.
Tell me what’s happening at your company!

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 教える (oshieru)

Similar words:

伝える (tsutaeru); 報じる (houjiru); 告げる (tsugeru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 教 (jiào); 告诉 (gàosù)
Korean: 가르치다 (galeuchida); 알리다 (allida)

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