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わけには いかない
wakeniha ikanai
JLPT N2 Author: Meghana
cannot; have no other choice but
Because my boss said so, I have no other choice but to go on this business trip.
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As I have to do another work tomorrow, and this one is unfinished as it is, I cannot get back home.
#6944 Author: 赤毛

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