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Source Totoeba Project
I'm afraid I won't be able to take part in the meeting tonight.
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Vocabulary list

zannennagara
expression
  1. I'm afraid to say; I'm sorry to say; unfortunately
zannen
na adjective, noun
  1. deplorable; regrettable; disappointing; vexing; unfortunate
nagara
particle
  1. while; during; as
  2. while; although; though; despite; in spite of; notwithstanding
  3. all; both
  4. as (e.g. "as always", "as long ago"); in (e.g. "in tears")
prefix
  1. while doing something else (at the same time)
konya
noun, adverb
  1. this evening; tonight
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
kaigou
noun, suru verb
  1. meeting; assembly; gathering
  2. association
  3. conjunction
niha
expression, particle
  1. to; for; on; in; at
  2. in order to; for
  3. as for; regarding
  4. while it is (was) the case that ...; indeed ... (but); certainly ... (but)
ni
particle
  1. at (place, time); in; on; during
  2. to (direction, state); toward; into
  3. for (purpose)
  4. because of (reason); for; with
  5. by; from
  6. as (i.e. in the role of)
  7. per; in; for; a (e.g. "once a month")
  8. and; in addition to
  9. if; although
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
shusseki
noun, suru verb
  1. attendance; presence; appearance
dekiru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be able (in a position) to do; to be up to the task
  2. to be ready; to be completed
  3. to be made; to be built
  4. to be good at; to be permitted (to do)
  5. to become intimate; to take up (with somebody)
  6. to grow; to be raised
  7. to become pregnant

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