背が高い, せがたかい

  • segatakai

Definition of 背が高い,せがたかい

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), adjective (keiyoushi)

  • tall (of a person)

Related Kanji

stature, height, back, behind, disobey, defy, go back on, rebel
tall, high, expensive

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Examples of 背が高い,せがたかい in a Sentence

ジョンの二人のうち背が高い
John is the taller of the two.
みんな一番背が高い
Who is the tallest of all?
私たちクラス男の子一番背が高いジョンは「ミスターハイ」というニックネームついている
John, the tallest boy in our class, is nicknamed "Mr High."
同じく背が高い
He is as tall as I.
三人のうち一番背が高い
I am the tallest of the three.
彼ら私たちよりずっと背が高い
They are much taller than us.
違って息子背が高い
Unlike him, his son is tall.
太郎除けば、次郎がいちばん背が高い
Next to Taro, Jiro is the tallest boy.
それほど背が高くない
He is not so tall.
ほど背が高くありません
I am not as tall as he.

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