Today’s Word: painful

February 24, 2018 =========

☆  painful  つらい


We usually use painful to talk about a part of our body that hurts. However, it can also be used to talk about situations, memories, or experiences that are painful. A painful situation, memory, or experience is difficult and unpleasant to deal with and makes you feel sad and upset. Here are some example sentences:

Her remark brought back painful memories.
After her parents died, she found it too painful to visit her hometown.
He went through a painful few years after his divorce.
Deciding to quit my job was a surprisingly painful decision.

Can you make a sentence with painful?