でしょう

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  • でしょう()
    でしょう (deshou)
  • でしょ()
    でしょ (desho)

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  • expression
    it seems, I think, I guess, I wonder
    • see also: 
  • expression
    right?, don't you agree?
    • {drukt een onzekere verklaring of veronderstelling uit}
      • vielleicht, wahrscheinlich, wohl, vermutlich, ich vermute
        • gondolkodás, megfontolás, becslés, feltételezés
          • Puede ser, pienso, espero, me pregunto, ¿estás de acuerdo?, pensé que lo dirías

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            • Japanese sentence

              「確かにそこまで美人だと逆に引いちゃいますね」「でしょう」 

              Sentence analysis
              Translation

              "Certainly if someone is _that_ beautiful you'd draw back from approaching her." "Thought you'd agree."


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            • Japanese sentence

              これは本物のダイヤでしょう。 

              Sentence analysis
              Translation

              This is a real diamond, isn't it?

              C'est probablement un diamant authentique.

              Esse é provavelmente um diamante de verdade.

              Este es un diamante real, ¿no?


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