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Noun (futsuumeishi)
English poetryenglisches Gedicht, englisches Lied

ON: エイKUN: はなぶさ
England, English

ON: KUN: うた
poem, poetry

Example sentences
外国人は英詩をたくさん読んで初めてシェイクスピアの作品を理解することができる。Parts: 外国人 (がいこくじん), 英詩 (えいし), 沢山 (たくさん), 読む (よむ), 初めて (はじめて), 作品 (さくひん), 理解 (りかい), (こと), 出来る (できる)Only if a foreigner has read much English poetry can he understand Shakespeare.

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