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Sentence #299218

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He had three pieces of baggage.

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彼は手荷物が三個あった。
彼[かれ] は[] 手荷物[てにもつ] が[] 三[さん] 個[こ] あっ[] た[] 。[]

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halfb1t
Nov 23rd 2012, 09:42
Contrast "He had three pieces of luggage" for an interesting example of nuance or "halo of associations." Hearing "baggage," I expect it might be followed, for example, by "an unpleasant wife, an underwater mortgage, and an addiction to cocaine."

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