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意外, いがい

  • igai
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • unexpected
  • surprising

Examples of 意外,いがい in a Sentence

意外な結果発表された
Unexpected results were announced.
意外な趣味な・・・転校生」「可愛いから許す
That's an unusual hobby she's got, the transfer student. "She's cute so it's fine with me."
にここ会うのは全く意外
It is quite a surprise to see you here.
I may seem confident, but I get extremely nervous speaking in front of people. My hands tremble, I get all tongue-tied, and sometimes I don't even know what I'm saying myself.
その映画意外と面白かった
The movie was more interesting than I expected.
Surprisingly, he is the type that worries about being in the public eye.
Unexpectedly the weather forecast came true yesterday.
意外なあるんだ
You know something?
意外ねー。
You don't say.
問題意外やさしかったよ。
I found the problem easier than I had expected.

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