Tag: 気が済む

  • Feeling better after a scolding with 気が済む

    Grammar Explanation

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    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).