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半ば, なかば

  • nakaba
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • middle
  • half
  • semi
  • halfway
  • partly

Examples of 半ば,なかば in a Sentence

Well begun is half done.
The difficulty with biography is that it is partly record and partly art.
The difficulty with biography is that it is partly record and partly art.
She half dragged, half carried the log.
彼女は40半ばまた結婚した
She married again in her mid-forties.
She half dragged, half carried the log.
In Tokyo, the cold season starts in the middle of November.
Well begun is half done.
Let's hope this boat engine doesn't give up the ghost when we're halfway to Hawaii.
By then Tony was in his middle sixties and still able to work hard, but he had a brand-new truck now, a new mower, a lot of other equipment and three people helping him.

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