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Lexington Whalen
Is this informal or unnatural? Thanks! 彼らは森を歩き回った.
Aug 7, 2018 2:36 PM
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It is correct. And whether natural or not depends on your definition. "彼らは森を歩き回った." It is to me a translation Japanese. You can expect to see it in Japanese translation of western novels, or Japanese novels much influenced by western ones. 彼ら is a typical translation Japanese, and I personally would not use it in everyday life. In this point of view, it is not natural.
August 7, 2018
I think it sounds very natural. Just to be clear, you meant 'They walked in the forest.', right?
August 7, 2018
Lexington Whalen
Language Skills
English, Japanese
Learning Language
Japanese