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得意, とくい

  • tokui
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • triumph
  • prosperity

Definition

  • pride

Definition

  • one's strong point
  • one's forte
  • one's specialty

Definition

  • frequent customer (client, etc.)

Examples of 得意,とくい in a Sentence

あなたは数学得意です
Are you good at mathematics?
He congratulates himself on his foresight.
Keep an eye on the girls; they are poor swimmers.
トランプ得意でない
Cards are not in my line.
パスタならフェルナンドの得意よ。
Pasta is Fernando's province.
テニス得意
I'm good at tennis.
彼女英語話すのが得意である
She is good at speaking English.
Which are you better at, boogie-boarding or surfing?
テニスするのが得意
My brother is good at playing tennis.
I'm not good at classifying things.

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