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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 返す (kaesu)

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: かえす
Kanji: 返す
Romaji: kaesu

Type: verb

Meaning: to return (something); to restore; to put back; to pay back

Example sentences:

わたしがビデオを先生にお返しします。
watashi ga bideo o sensei ni okaeshi shimasu.
I’ll return the video to the teacher.

娘を返してくれ。
musume o kaeshite kure.
Give me back my daughter.

Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 返す (kaesu)

どうやってあの罪のない二人に、この俺が奪った幸せを返してやったものか。
dou yatte ano tsumi no nai futari ni, kono ore ga ubatta shiawase o kaeshite yatta mono ka.
How can I restore the happiness I have taken away from these poor innocent creatures?

その財布を返してくれないか。
sono saifu o kaeshite kurenai ka.
Can I take back that purse?

Similar words:

戻す (modosu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 退还 (tuìhuán)
Korean: 돌려주다 (dollyeojuda)

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