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ada h.

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Hi there, could somebody say if i got this right:

konya, goryoushin ga nihon ni kuru to itte imashita yo.

Does this mean: She told me that her parents are coming to japan tonight.

Thanks in advance.
 

Mike Cash

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That is one possible interpretation. More precisely, it would be "said" because there is nothing there which indicates "told me" specifically (or that it is a female speaking. The interpretation/translation can vary according to contextual information.

Do you read all the replies to the threads you start?
 

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That is one possible interpretation. More precisely, it would be "said" because there is nothing there which indicates "told me" specifically (or that it is a female speaking. The interpretation/translation can vary according to contextual information.

Do you read all the replies to the threads you start?
Thanks, yes i do.
To answer your last question. The Textbook i am using is BUNKA SHOKYUU NIHONGO II.
 

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Thanks, yes i do.
To answer your last question. The Textbook i am using is BUNKA SHOKYUU NIHONGO II.
Did you notice and understand the correction to the answer in your previous thread? I get the impression you may have missed it.

Does that textbook use romaji throughout? Have you not learned hiragana or katakana yet?
 
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