かわる [かわる] (kawaru-group)
Meaning: instead of / in place of
Example: I will go instead of you
JLPT Level: 2
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|kawarini can be used for all the meanings below|
nikawatte is mainly for "instead"
- on behalf of
I will go on your behalf
- instead of
I want coffee instead of tea
- to make up for
I am going to enjoy myself in the daytime, but to make up for it I intend to study at night.
noun + no+kawarini
sensei no kawarini
noun+ ni kawatte
verb-masu + kawarini
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|joy||Verb-masu + kawarini? The example shows dictionary form of the verb (あそぶ).|| |
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