Kanarazu

The Japanese word kanarazu, pronounced "kah-nah-ra-zoo", is translated to mean "certainly", "without fail", "by all means", or "certainly." It is an emphatic word!

Japanese characters

必ず (かならず)

Example

Juuji made ni kanarazu kite kudasai.
十時までに必ず来てください。

 Translaiton: Be sure to come by ten.

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