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交代, 交替, こうたい

  • kōtai
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • alternation
  • change
  • relief
  • relay
  • shift
  • substitution (sports, etc.)

Examples of 交代,交替,こうたい in a Sentence

我々交替運転した。
We took turns driving the car.
Owing to a change of administrations, he lost his job.
Changes of leadership have a great effect on the international political economy.
We alternated in cleaning the room.
フレッドとジョージは、交代運転した。
Fred and George took turns with the driving.
交代走りましょう
Let's take turns at running.
Let's take turns rowing the boat.
The birds ate the bugs taking turns.
Remain at your post until relieved.
モントリオール報道陣会見したワレサは、東ドイツ指導部交代は、旧体制保守派指導者らが歴史流れ取り残されたために起きた、と述べました
Speaking with reporters in Montreal, Canada, Walesa says the change of leadership in East Germany came about because the old guard leaders missed the train of history.

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