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letslearn

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Hi guys,
If I want to say I am no longer a certain thing, say a policeman.
Do we use
私はもう巡査ではない?

よろしくお願いいたします
 

Toritoribe

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Yes, that works fine.
 

Mike Cash

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Hi guys,
If I want to say I am no longer a certain thing, say a policeman.
Do we use
私はもう巡査ではない?

よろしくお願いいたします
One nitpicking problem. 巡査 is a police rank. It could also mean he is still a policeman but got promoted.
 

letslearn

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One nitpicking problem. 巡査 is a police rank. It could also mean he is still a policeman but got promoted.
Thanks mikesan, I only new really two terms 警察 and お巡り. I was not sure how to address oneself in that situation . Interesting.
 

Mike Cash

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Thanks mikesan, I only new really two terms 警察 and お巡り. I was not sure how to address oneself in that situation . Interesting.
警官 or 警察官
 
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