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せっかく
sekkaku
JLPT N3
Edit  dc
Meaning
with effort
I took the trouble to go and see him, but he wasn't there
Edit  dc
Phrases
I took the effort to go and see my friend, but he wasn't there
Edit  #1068 Amatuka
I worked hard to get into a good college, so I intend to study hard
Edit  #1069 Amatuka
It's impolite not to eat food which someone has taken the trouble of preparing for you. (from An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese)
Edit  #6201 euphoriafish
I took the effort to write a letter to her and forgot to send it.
Edit  #7008 hua
After all of the trouble my mother went to buy the shirt, I did not wear it.
Edit  #8601 cletcher
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