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"She is a track and field athlete."

Translation:彼女は陸上選手です。

January 16, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/WaaDoku

彼女は陸上選手です。


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JathonThom1

Interesting. 陸上's kanji is "land (陸) + above (上)." It originally meant "land; ground; shore", as in not the ocean, but the meaning extended to "track and field."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LukasTobin2

Rikujo jietai = JGSDF


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    My last lesson.


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JayceeDela

    What is "選手"


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DashAlex22

    せんしゅ written in Kanji.

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