よくある英語の間違え: Re.....

Do you know how to use these five words: Renovate, Rebuild, Repair, Renew, Reform? These are five words that are commonly used incorrectly in Japan. Read on to improve your English!

  • Renovate -(建物・部屋を)修復する
             Before After is a TV show in which they renovate houses. 
             Tokyo station & Himeji were recently renovated.
     
  • Rebuild - 建て直す
             Ise shrine is rebuilt every 20 years.
             The big post office in Umeda was built a few years ago.
  • Repair - 修理する
             The mechanic repaired my car.
             The tailor repaired my suit.
     
  • Renew - 更新する
             I renewed my passport.
              I renewed my insurance policy.
     
  • Reform - 改革する
             Reform education in public schools.
             Reform the healthcare system.

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