JLPT N1 Grammar (ni kako tsukete)


to use as a pretext; to use as an excuse

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Learn Japanese grammar: (ni kako tsukete). Meaning: to use as a pretext; to use as an excuse.

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Example #1

otto wa itsumo shigoto ni kako tsukete kaeri ga osoi desu.
My husband always comes home late with work as his excuse.
Example #2

yuujin no kekkonshiki ni kako tsukete kanojo wa takusan fuku o katta.
Using the excuse of attending her best friend's wedding, she bought a lot of clothes.
Example #3

watashi wa kaze ni kako tsukete, gakkou o yasunde geemu o shita.
I used my cold as an excuse to stay home from school and play games.
Example #4

kodomo no nyuugakushiki ni kako tsukete, jibun no atarashii suutsu o katte kita.
Using my child's school entrance ceremony as an excuse, I bought a new suit for myself.
Example #5

kare wa chichioya no byouki ni kako tsukete isshuukan o yasumitakatta noda.
He used the excuse that his father was sick and wanted to take a week off.
Example #6

yoku shutchou ni kako tsukete, kare wa aijin to ryokou e itta.
Using the excuse of being on business often, he traveled with his mistress.
Example #7

barentaindee ni kako tsukete, imouto wa chokoreeto o takusan katte kita.
My sister used Valentine's Day as an excuse to buy a lot of chocolate.

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