- Reading and JLPT level
- Kana Reading
- Word Senses
- Parts of speech
- adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
- now; the present time; just now; soon; immediately; (one) more
- Example sentence
- 「もし疲れているなら寝たらどう？」 「僕が今寝たらあまりに早く目覚めてしまうから。」 If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep? "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."
Examples of 今, いま in a sentence
If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep? "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."
This is my little sister Sakiko. She was born the same year as me and is now studying for her exams.
Mummy, that man just fell flat on his face!
I've ended up in my present state from having indulged myself.
I expected more classical features, but hers is a beauty that would do well even in this age.
Leadership by coercion would not produce the results we see.
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