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Grammar detail: verb て form + は

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JLPT:
verb て form + は - alternately
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verb A て form
+ は +
phrase B
means 'alternately doing A and then B'.
あたら
しい
こと
はじ
めて
すぐ
めて
かえ

Constantly starting something new and stopping, starting and stopping ...
In very casual speech, ては may be shortened to ちゃ.
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Kanji used in this grammar

シン   あたらしい    あら    にい- new   
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シ   はじめる to begin, to start (something)   はじまる to begin, to commence   
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ジ   やめる quit   
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to wind, reel, spin   
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ヘン   かえ to return, to come back   かえ to return (something)   
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