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なのです
なんです
English
Auxiliary
See also: のです
Polite (teineigo) language
it is assuredly that ..., can say with confidence that ...

Phrases
彼のフランス語との最初の出会いなのです。
Parts: (かれ) フランス語 (フランスご) 最初 (さいしょ) 出会い (であい) なのです (なんです)
It's the first time he has encountered people speaking French.

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