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〜さえ〜ば
sae-ba
JLPT N2 Author: dc
Meaning
If ~ just If ~ only
if you just have a map, you
See also
Phrases
If only we had a map we'd get to our destination without going astray.
#361 Author: Amatuka

If only I had the money, I would have bought this car.
#5238 Author: eastmael

If you would only check the documents, you'd understand immediately.
#6130 Author: rubyhatchet

I don`t care as long as you are happy.
#8405 Author: karekano

You have only to ask if you want it.
#8406 Author: karekano

If she had only come earlier!
#8407 Author: karekano

All you have to do is to push the button.
#8408 Author: karekano

If only I knew the address, I will search in the map and go there.
#6718 Author: minutiae

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