JLPT N4 Vocabulary


to break or to fold

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【おる】(oru).


  • to break; to fracture; to break off; to snap off; to pick (e.g. flowers)
  • to fold; to bend

Type: Verb, Godan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

kare wa ashi o otte iru.
He broke his leg.
Example #2

anata wa kono kami o otte kudasai.
Please fold this paper.
Example #3

sakura no koeda o otte wa ikenai.
Don't break off a twig of the cherry tree.
Example #4

watashi wa ashi no hone o otte shimai mashita.
I ended up breaking a bone in my foot.

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