[Common Mistakes] かりる means “borrow”, but かりてもらう means “lend”
Today I am going to share the homework correction quoted from my JLPT N3 course!
The student’s sentence is not correct. Can you find the mistake?
My teacher lent me a book.
(Lit; I asked my teacher to lend me a book.)
貸して(lend)＋もらう(I receive the action, I ask someone to do)
(I asked my teacher to lend me a book)
I borrowed a book from my teacher.
借りて(borrow) ＋もらう(I receive the action, I ask someone to do)
(I asked my teacher to borrow me a book.)
I lent a book to my teacher.
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