[Common Mistakes] Difference between がち and ぎみ.
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?
I feel like I have a cold, so I’m going to bed now.
〜がち(tends to) describes something that has happened many times. 気味(feels like) describes a current condition.
If you would like to say that your current condition might be cold, you should use 気味.
I haven’t been exercising much lately, so now I’m gaining weight.
太り気味＝My current condition
My son has a weak condition and tends to miss school.
休みがち＝It happens many times
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