Tag: 〜終える

  • Managing to distribute all fliers with ~終える

    Grammar Explanation

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    Cocoa encounters Syaro handing out fliers for her part-time shop. Syaro says she cannot return (to the shop) until she finishes handing out all the fliers.”


    In this sentence, ()える is used because Syaro has to put in effort to complete the action. Rather than “when I finish handing out these fliers”, it has a connotation of “when I manage to finish”.

  • Managing to complete an action with ~終える

    To convey the completion of an action that required effort, ()える is attached to the stem of the verb.