−て

  1. ((格助詞))
  1. 1 〔事を終えて次に連続する意〕and
    • 私は朝食を済ませて出掛けた
    • I had my breakfast and went out./After finishing my breakfast, I went out.
  1. 2 〔原因・理由を表す〕
    • 重くて持ち上がらない
    • It's so heavy (that) I can't lift it./It's too heavy for me to lift.
    • うれしくて飛び上がった
    • I jumped for joy.
  1. 3 〔手段・方法を表す〕
    • フランス語を教えて生計を立てている
    • She earns her living by giving lessons in French.
  1. 4 〔…のに〕
    • 知っていて黙っていた
    • He knew about it, but he did not tell me./Although he knew, he didn't tell me.
  1. 5 〔軽い命令を表す〕
    • やめて
    • Stop it.

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