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kakeda; kakeno; kakeru
JLPT N2 Author: Jonathan Salatan
in the middle of; not yet finished V-ing
I fell asleep while in the middle of reading the magazine.
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Just when I thought I was finally over my cold, my tooth began to hurt.
#6030 Author: angelitosh2004

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