事がある, ことがある

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Definition of 事がある,ことがある

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ru' ending (irregular verb)

  • (something) has occurred
  • to have done (something)
  • such a thing happened

  • (something) happens on occasions
  • there are times when

Related Kanji

matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

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Examples of 事がある,ことがある in a Sentence

に会ったことがある
I have met him before.
コーヒー悪い影響与えることがあります
Coffee may have a bad effect on the stomach.
以前にそのへ行ったことがあるので知っている
Having been to the temple before, I know the way.
英語話す聞いたことがありません
I have never heard him speak English.
いろいろなことがあって昨夜あまり眠れなかった。
Many things kept me from getting much sleep last night.
似た聞いたことがある
I also heard a similar story.
我々しばしばどの程度まで他人依存している、気づないことがある
We often fail to realize the extent to which we depend on others.
ガリバー旅行記読んだことがあります
Have you ever read Gulliver's Travels?
Have you ever been to New York? "Yes, I've been there a couple of times."
Have you ever been to New York? "Yes, I've been there a couple of times."

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