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Similar to laughing,the person himself was appearing sleepy."

Is this the correct translation?

For learning: Japanese
Base language: English
Category: Language


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    Japanese is a high-context language and many sentences, taken out of context, allow more than one interpretation. (even in English, "He got it" could mean all kinds of things. He might have caught the ball, understood something. or purchased something. He might even have contracted some sort of disease.)

    That said, my guess is it means something like
    "He looks like he's smiling (in the picture) but (he told me/apparently) he was in fact sleepy/tired." (more likely) or
    "He's brushing it off as something unimportant, but i know he was actually really sleepy then. "(less likely)

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