Tag: 気が〜

  • Becoming uninhibited with 気が大きくなる

    Grammar Explanation

    ひとりぼっちの○○生活 » Volume 1 » Page 22

    Bocchi was up late reading a book on how to make friends. At the time, she was overly enthusiastic, but at school the next morning she finds her social anxiety has returned.

    “Last night I became uninhibited.”
  • Finding courage with 気が大きくなる

    ()(おお)きくなる means to become uninhibited. They become more courageous than normal.

    The expression 気が大き means you don’t care about the small things. You’re uninhibited. Adding なる denotes the action of becoming uninhibited.


  • Feeling better after a scolding with 気が済む

    Grammar Explanation

    アオハライド » Volume 1 » Page 88

    Futaba is falsely accused of stealing by a lunch lady, but Tanaka steps in and vindicates her. Soon after, Futaba thanks Tanaka, saying that when she was accused, she was so angry so didn’t know what to do.

    “But since you scolded her for me, I felt better.”
  • Feeling better with 気が済む

    ()() means to be satisfied or to feel better. This expression marks a change from having a negative feeling (such as unhappiness, anger, or guilt) or being unsatisfied. One’s 気 (mood, feelings) does the action 済む (to feel at ease).