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余分, よぶん

  • yobun
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • extra
  • excess
  • surplus

Examples of 余分,よぶん in a Sentence

私たち余分に10ドル必要
We'll need an extra ten dollars.
He coaxed extra money from his mother.
My wife's part-time job brings in a little extra money.
余分食物どうしたらよいらなった。
He did not know what to do with the extra food.
余分食べ物どうしたらよいらなった。
He didn't know what to do with the extra food.
These ungrammatical sentences resulted from the application of the additional rule F.
The result of this experiment is obscured by the extra variables added in the formula.
いつもには余分な毛布必要
I always need an extra blanket in the wintertime.
The body converts extra calories into fat.
You must cut down on extra expenses in order to live within your means.

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