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tame
JLPT N3 Author: Amatuka
ため
Meaning
In order to, because of, for
I telephoned to make sure he was coming.
See also
Phrases
Because a lot of snow fell, the match was canceled.
#6670 Author: ngocld

There are no good dictionaries for foreigners
#3147 Author: edo

The Japanese work hard for ( the sake of ) their company
#3148 Author: edo

I telephoned to make sure that he was coming.
#721 Author: Amatuka

He died last year of old age.
#722 Author: Amatuka

What's this key for ?
#723 Author: Amatuka

What for?
#5938 Author: bamboo4

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