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Indoneshia no Suraueshi de Tsuyoi Jishin

strong earthquake hits Sulawesi in Indonesia

2021/January/16

15-nichi, Indoneshia no Suraueshi-too de tsuyoi Jishin ga arimashita.
Jishin no ookisa wa Magunichuudo 6.2.

Kono jishin de sukunakutemo 42-nin ga nakunarimashita.
Mata, 600-nin ijoo ga kega o shimashita.

Indoneshia wa, Nihon dooyoo, Jishin ga ooi kuni desu.
Suraueshi-too de wa 2018-nen ni mo Jishin to Tsunami de 4,000-nin ijoo ga nakunarimashita.

Saiwai, konkai Tsunami wa okimasendeshita.

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Indoneshia de Tsuyoi Jishin

Indoneshia Indonesia, -de place marker; in, at
tsuyoi strong, powerful, jishin earthquake

1. 15-nichi, Indoneshia no Suraueshi-too de tsuyoi Jishin ga arimashita.

Indoneshia Indonesia, Suraueshi-too Gempa bumi Sulawesi (Island), -de place marker; in, at
tsuyoi strong, powerful, jishin earthquake, arimasu there is, to have, happen
Boruneo-too Borneo (Island), Mareeshia Malaysia, Jakaruta Jakarta

"island" is shima.
-too is used to refer a name of the island

2. Jishin no ookisa wa Magunichuudo 6.2.

jishin earthquake, ookisa size, scale
magunichuudo magnitude (Richter scale), roku-ten-ni 6.2

3. Kono jishin de sukunakutemo 42-nin ga nakunarimashita.

jishin de in the earthquake, due to earthquake, -de cause marker; by, because, due to, from, in
sukunakutemo / sukunakutomo at least, nakunarimasu to die, pass away (formal)

nakunarimasu is a formal word.
nakunarimasu is often used for a family member, friend, co-worker, well-known person and victims.
The most common word meaning "to die" is shinimasu in daily conversation.

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4. Mata, 600-nin ijoo ga kega o shimashita.

mata also, ijoo [A] or more, [A] or above, [A] or over
kega o shimasu be injured, get hurt, kega injury, hurt, wound

5. Indoneshia wa, Nihon dooyoo, Jishin ga ooi kuni desu.

Nihon dooyoo like Japan, the same as Japan, jishin earthquake
[A] ga ooi [B] [B] which has many [A], [B] with many [A], ooi many, a lot, kuni country

6. Suraueshi-too de wa 2018-nen ni mo Jishin to Tsunami de 4,000-nin ijoo ga nakunarimashita.

Suraueshi-too Gempa bumi Sulawesi (Island), -de place marker; in, at
2018-nen ni on (year) 2018, -mo also, too
jishin earthquake, tsunami Tsunami, -de cause marker; by, because, due to, from, in
ijoo [A] or more, [A] or above, [A] or over, nakunarimasu to die, pass away (formal)

7. Saiwai, konkai Tsunami wa okimasendeshita.

saiwai fortunately, luckily, konkai this time, tsunami Tsunami
okimasu to happen, occur, break out

Practice the following words

Audio 1.tsuyoistrong, powerful
Audio 2.jishinearthquake
Audio 3.arimasu / aruthere is, to have, happen
Audio 4.ookisasize, scale
Audio 5.magunichuudomagnitude
Audio 6.sukunakutemo / sukunakutomo

at least

Audio 7.nakunarimasu / nakunaru

to die, pass away (formal)

Audio 8.shinimasu / shinuto die (general)
Audio 9.mataalso
Audio 10.ijoo[A] or more, [A] or above, [A] or over
Audio 11.kegainjury, hurt, wound
Audio 12.-dooyoolike, similar(ly)
Audio 13.ooimany, a lot
Audio 14.kunicountry
Audio 15.tsunamiTsunami
Audio 16.okimasu / okiru

to happen, occur, break out

Audio 17.saiwaifortunately, luckily
Audio 18.konkaithis time
Audio 19.IndoneshiaIndonesia
Audio 20.MareeshiaMalaysia

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