JLPT N5 Vocabulary

Definition:

to die

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【しぬ】(shinu). Meaning: to die; to pass away​.

Type: Verb, Godan verb, Intransitive verb

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

わたしはしぬかとおもった。
watashi wa shinu ka to omotta.
I thought I was going to die.
Example #2

かれはしぬかもしれない。
kare wa shinu kamo shirenai.
He is probably going to die.
Example #3

わたしのいぬはきょねんにしんだ。
watashi no inu wa kyonen ni shinda.
My dog died last year.
Example #4

わたしのせいでかれがしんだ。
watashi no sei de kare ga shinda.
He died because of me.
Example #5

かのじょはなんでしんだの?
kanojo wa nan de shinda no?
Why did she die?

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