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Flashcards in 31-40 Deck (20):
1

~のに

although ~

2

Although I had a fever, I went to work.

熱があるのに、仕事を行った。

3

ばあい 
(場合)

case, situation

4

In regards to days off, please call the company.

休む場合は、会社に電話してください。

5

ばかり

1) about
2) only

6

That person is only drinking alcohol.

あの人はお酒ばかり飲んでいます。

7

はず

should, expectation that something should/shall take place.

8

Since that person often studies, she should pass the test.

あの人はよく勉強しているから、テストに合格するはずです。

9

~っぱなし

Leaving something still in use/on - (usually has a neg nuance)

10

Last night I fell asleep and left the light on.

夕べ、電気をつけっぱなしで寝てしまった。

11

~ほうがいい

had better ~

12

You had better stop smoking!

タバコはやめたほうがいいですよ!

13

ませんか?

1: (Polite language) (used to ask a question in the negative) won't (hasn't, isn't, doesn't, etc.);
2: (used to make invitations, express desires or give indirect commands) won't you

14

Won't you even stay for tea (have some tea together)

いっしょうにお茶でも飲みませんか。

15

または

or/otherwise

16

In case of an absence, please contact us by phone or email.

休む場合は電話またはメールで連絡してください。

17

~まま

as is, still~

18

"Shall I close the window?"
"No, it's fine as it is."

「窓を閉めましょうか?」
「いいえ、そのままでいいです。」

19

~やすい

easy to do

20

This pen is easy to write with.

このペンはとても書きやすい。