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ものですから
monodesukara
JLPT N2 Author: ludo
Meaning
because
I am late because my alarm clock is broken
See also
Phrases
I missed my usual train.
#3766 Author: dbx

Sorry to bother you, but I'm afraid something urgent has come up.
#3767 Author: dbx

I'm not in a position to say anything about that.
#3768 Author: dbx

It's really a very useful thing; you ought to buy it.
#3769 Author: dbx

I went through a lot of difficulties Mexico because I couldn't understand Spanish at all.
#3771 Author: dbx

We've got six children, you know.
#3773 Author: dbx

Could you take care of this in my place? I'm too busy.
#3774 Author: dbx, bamboo4

Why are you late then? The thing is my alarm clock's broken.
#704 Author: Amatuka

言い訳 @Because~ (give a reason(excuse))
#5997 Author: khongbietboi

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