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My mother made me study.

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Sentence #320763

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My mother made me study.

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epo
Mia patrino igis min studi.
epo
Mia patrino devigis min studi.
fra
Ma mère m'a poussé à étudier.
ita
Mia madre mi ha fatto studiare.
ita
Mia madre mi fece studiare.
jpn
母は私に無理矢理勉強させた。
mar
माझ्या आईने मला अभ्यास करायला लावलं.
por
Minha mãe me fez estudar.
rus
Моя мать заставила меня учиться.
rus
Моя мать заставляла меня учиться.
spa
Mi madre me hizo estudiar.
tur
Annem beni çalıştırdı.
epo
Mia patrino igis min studanta.
fra
Ma mère m'a fait travailler malgré moi.
hun
Anyám rákényszerített a tanulásra.
spa
Mi madre solía hacerme estudiar.
ukr
Моя мати примушувала мене вчитись.

Comments

Quazel 2011-06-19 23:27 link permalink

Where is the part of "無理矢理" in your sentence ?
It should beMy mother made me study in spite of myself.

sacredceltic 2011-06-19 23:27 link permalink

or rather: against my will.

odexed 2016-07-12 15:15, edited 2016-07-12 15:15 link permalink

CK, can this sentence be understood as My mother used to make me study? I mean perhaps she made me study several times in the past.

CK 2016-07-13 01:31 link permalink

> Where is the part of "無理矢理" ...

"Made me" means that I was forced to do it which can be said with 無理矢理 in Japanese.

CK 2016-07-13 01:35, edited 2016-07-13 01:49 link permalink

> CK, can this sentence be understood as My mother used to make me study?

This could be in the recent past like "last night" or it could be in the distant past like "when I was a kid." However, "used to" implies that she doesn't "make me study anymore". This sentence doesn't specifically have that meaning. The "when I was a kid" implies a distant past which also implies my mother unlikely makes me do it anymore, so in that case, it has the "used to" meaning.


Related:

#5268899 - My mother made me practice the piano every day when I was a kid.

#5268890 - My mother made me study for three hours last night.



odexed 2016-07-13 02:04, edited 2016-07-13 02:04 link permalink

But this particular sentence doesn't specify the time or frequency. My question is still the same: do you understand "My mother made me study" as something occured once or several times?

CK 2016-07-13 02:49 link permalink

It could mean either just one time like "last night" or many times like "every day last week".

odexed 2016-07-13 02:52 link permalink

Thank you.