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The following sentences contain expressions featuring the word “倒れる,” which is read as “taoreru” and usually means “fall over,” “collapse” or “faint.” We hope you’ll remember the following expressions after repeating them to help expand your English conversation skills.

Your cup fell over.

(コップが倒れました)

She collapsed on her bed from exhaustion.

(彼女は疲れてベッドに倒れこんだ)

You may faint in the heat if you go out now.

(いま外出したら、暑さで倒れてしまうよ)

The woman passed out from anemia.

(その女性は貧血で倒れた)

He came down with a high fever.

(彼は高熱で倒れてしまった)

The national highway is closed due to trees that were toppled by the strong wind.

(強風で木が倒れたため、その国道は通行止めとなっている)

I tripped on a rock and fell as I was rushing to the station.

(駅へ急いでいたら石につまずき、倒れてしまった)

She crumpled to the floor when she heard about her father’s death.

(父親が亡くなったと聞き、彼女は床に倒れ込んだ)

An elderly husband is taking care of his wife. I’m worried that they’ll both fall into poor health eventually.

(高齢のご主人が奥様の面倒を見ていると、そのうち夫婦で共倒れするのではないかと心配だ)

Osaka is known as the city of kuidaore, which means to ruin oneself by spending lavishly on eating and drinking.

(大阪は、「食い倒れの街」として知られる。食い倒れとは、飲食で身代をだめにすることだ)

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