JLPT N4 Vocabulary


to make a mistake (in)

JLPT N4 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【まちがえる】(machigaeru).


  • to make a mistake (in); to commit an error (e.g. in calculation)
  • to confuse; to mistake something for something else

Type: Verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive verb

Level: JLPT N4 Vocabulary

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Example #1

kare wa watashi o dare ka to machigaeru.
He mistakes me for someone.
Example #2

dare demo machigaeru koto ga aru.
Everyone makes mistakes.
Example #3

watashi wa sore o machigaeru kamo shiremasen.
I will probably be mistaken about those.

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