Definition of 上手

じょうずjouzuじょうてjouteobs.じょうしゅjoushuobs. Inflection

adjectival noun / noun:

noun:

  • flattery

Example Sentences

watashinohahahaあまりamari英語eigoga上手jouzuni話せhanaseないnai
My mother doesn't speak English very well.
karehaピアノPIANOwo上手にjouzuni弾くhiku
He plays the piano very well.
こんなにkonnani上手にjouzuni英語eigode手紙tegamiwo書けるkakeruのにnoniどうしてdoushite話せないhanasenaino
Why is it you can write a letter in English this well, but can't speak it?
妙子taekoha上手jouzuからkara登場toujouしてshite
Taeko, come on from stage left.
彼女kanojohaanini勝るmasarutomo劣らぬotoranuくらいkurai英語eigoga上手jouzuda
She is good at speaking English, no less so than her brother.

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