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2007.07.19(Review of 2000.11.17 edition)

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Today's Lesson
WASTE (v.)   無駄にする


  • To waste money, time, paper, etc. is to use more than is necessary or to not use it well.
  • waste とは、お金や時間、紙など、何かを必要以上に使う、または上手に使わない、という意味です。

WASTE (v.)


  1. You shouldn't waste so much water. Turn off the faucet when you brush your teeth.
  2. I always try to eat everything on my plate. My parents taught me not to waste food.
  3. Don't waste your money on a rent-a-car. You can borrow mine.
  4. I hate to see children waste their time playing video games when there are so many other wonderful ways to spend time.
  5. My boss tells us to make double-sided copies so we don't waste paper.

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