Last modified on 21 June 2014, at 17:32

しまう

JapaneseEdit

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VerbEdit

しまう (godan conjugation, romaji shimau)

  1. to close
  2. to finish, to do something completely
  3. to put away, to put an end to

SuffixEdit

しまう (romaji -shimau)

Appended to the Conjunctive (-te form) of a verb:

  1. (verb) is, or was (with conjugation), done completely
  2. (verb) happens, or happened, unexpectedly
    彼女大阪ってしまいました.
    Kanojo wa Osaka ni itte shimaimashita.
    She just (up and went) to Osaka.
  3. (verb) is done with difficulty
  4. (verb) happens, or is done with regret afterwards
    あなたわれてしまうでしょう。
    Anata wa warawarete shimau deshou.
    You will be laughed at (and you won't like it).

ConjugationEdit