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方がよろしい
方が宜しい
Readings
ほうがよろしい
hougayoroshii
English
Expression
See also: 方がよい・1
had better, is advisable

Kanjis
ON: ホウ KUN: かた, -かた, -がた
direction, person, alternative

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-2 FC: 0022.2


ON: KUN: よろ.しい, よろ.しく
best regards, good

Stroke: 8 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-3-5 FC: 3010.0


Phrases
この古い建物は修理する値打ちがない。引き倒す方がよろしい。
Parts: 此の (この) 古い (ふるい) 建物 (たてもの) 修理 (しゅうり) 値打ち (ねうち) 無い (ない) 引き倒す (ひきたおす) 方がよろしい (ほうがよろしい)
This old building isn't worth fixing up. It would be better to tear it down.

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