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〜ものだから
monodakara
JLPT N2 Author: newt
Meaning
so, therefore (explaining something unavoidable)
The dog ate my homework (so) I can't turn it in today.
Phrases
The house is small (narrow) [so / therefore] you cant put big furniture in (it).
#3199 Author: newt

It ((s)he) was an only child and so grew selfish
#3200 Author: newt

I'm sorry I'm late, I got caught in a traffic jam.
#6576 Author: hana

Can I take my jacket off? I'm feeling a bit hot.
#6577 Author: hana

It seems I have caught I cold and cant smell anything. ものだから
#8619 Author: dev123

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