JLPT N4 Vocabulary


to catch

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【つかまえる】(tsukamaeru).


  • to catch; to capture; to arrest; to seize
  • to grab; to clutch; to grasp; to seize; to hold on to​

Type: Verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

watashi wa dorobou o tsukamaeru.
I catch thieves.
Example #2

kare o futatabi tsukamaru koto wa muzukashii.
It will be hard to catch him again.
Example #3

moshi kare o tsukamaeru koto ga attara, kare o koroshimasu.
If I ever catch him, I'll kill him.

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