before going to the UK
Isn't this nice!
to avoid; to prevent
The 'copula' : expresses conditions. X is Y.
A bit cold
too; too much; excessively
This problem is too difficult for me
たり する form, V stem+たり
doing things like V+ing
Yesterday I did things like watching tv and playing video games.
Looks like snow will fall
Opening hours are 9am to 5pm.
to begin/start VERB-ing
I started reading yesterday.
'topic marker' (also shown as 'wa')
X wa Y desu : X is Y
since this is secret
to, from (indirect object marker)
I was given this by my mother.
(with -ve) neither ... nor , also not, either
That isn't mine either.
why?, what for?
Why didn't you come?
It rained, but everybody enjoyed themselves.
I'd like to make it easier to use but still not use frames.
? (basic question particle)
Is this your book?
indicates direction of verb. Also pronounced 'e'
I will go abroad next year.
"I went to school without eating breakfast."
One's intention; conviction; belief
I intend to do that; I am convinced that ...
to want something (desirative)
I want a car.
from ... until
from spring until autumn
But now things have changed a lot.
More than two hours