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荷が重い
Readings
にがおもい
nigaomoi
Meanings
Expression
to have a lot on one's shoulders, to bear a lot of responsibilityeiner Aufgabe nicht recht gewachsen sein

Kanji
ON: KUN:
baggage, shoulder-pole load, bear (a burden), shoulder (a gun), load, cargo, freight

ON: ジュウ, チョウKUN: え, おも.い, おも.り, おも.なう, かさ.ねる, かさ.なる, おも
heavy, heap up, pile up, nest of boxes, -fold

Example sentences
この仕事は私には荷が重すぎる。Parts: 此の (この), 仕事 (しごと), (わたし), には, 荷が重い (にがおもい), 過ぎる (すぎる)This work is enough to break my back.

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