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兼ねて
kanete
JLPT N1
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かねて
Meaning
combine with
combine work and play
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Formation
See also
Phrases
おおさかのしごとをかねてきょうとけんぶつにいく
In going to Osaka on business, I'll combine it with a sightseeing visit to Kyoto.
Edit  #1116 bamboo4, dc
そうりだいじん(しゅしょう)とがいむだいじん(がいしょう)とをかねる。
Hold the office of Prime Minister concurrently with the portfolio of Foreign Minister.
Edit  #1122 bamboo4, dc
わたしはべんきょうとあそびをかねているしごとにつきたい。
I want to get a job that mixes work and play.
Edit  #3389 dc
さくぶんのれんしゅうをかねて、にほんのペンフレンドとぶんつうをしています。まあ、いっきょりょうとくというわけです。
Combined with writing practice, I am corresponding with my Japanese pen friend. I guess I am killing two birds with one stone.
Edit  #5705 blabby
しゅみとじつえきをかねてにほんごのべんきょうをしたが、いつのまにか、つうやくがほんぎょうになってしまった。
Along with personal interest and practical reasons, I studied Japanese. Before I knew it, translation became my main source of income.
Edit  #5706 blabby
Discussion and comments
Noun + を + 兼ねて
Noun + を + 兼ねる
blabby
Thank you for putting this page up.
bamboo4
Does anyone know if it is possible to use this in a form other than Noun+を+兼ねて?
blabby
I thought of examles other than Noun nor noun phrase, nothing comes up. noun phrase eg. 頭を冷やすのを兼ねて公園に散歩に行く
Miki
Thanks for your help Miki, I'll add it to the notes section.
blabby