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実は, じつは

  • jitsuha


Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), adverb (fukushi)

  • as a matter of fact
  • by the way
  • to tell you the truth
  • to be honest
  • frankly

Examples of 実は,じつは in a Sentence

Actually, it was only a rumor.
Actually that I bring a huge volume of reference material with me is a makeshift way of preventing people from disputing my case.
He looks like a sportsman, but he is a writer.
The fact is I do not love her.
The fact is that I don't know anything about him.
Actually, and I need to keep this quiet, but recently here there's a rumour that young women on this beach are having photos taken in secret of them.
The truth is I told a lie.
There is a tide is, in fact, from a passage in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.
The fact is that I can't swim.
He looks young, but in reality he is past thirty.

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