ながらnagara

particle:

  • while; during; as
  • while; although; though; despite; in spite of; notwithstanding 我ながら
  • all; both 二つながら
  • as (e.g. "as always", "as long ago"); in (e.g. "in tears")

彼女kanojoha身振りmiburiwo交えmajieながらnagara演説enzetsuしたshita She accompanied her speech with gestures.

わずかwazukaながらnagara稼いだkaseidakinwokarehahonni使ったtsukatta What little money he earned he spent on books.

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