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Grammar detail: 万一(まんいち)、万が一(まんがいち)

万一(まんいち)、万が一(まんがいち) - if by chance; if ~ were to~
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if by chance; if~were to~
The spoken form of 万一 is often まんがいち, which may also be written 万が一, and the meanings are interchangeable. However 万一 is more commonly used in written form.
まんいち
万一
あめ
ったら
しあい
試合
ちゅうし
中止

If it should rain, the game will be called off.
まん
いち
しょうにん
承認
されなかった
ばあい
場合
どうしますか
What shall we do if it doesn't happen to be approved?
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Kanji used in this grammar

マン   バン    10,000   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ウ   あめ    あま- rain   
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コウ   おりる to get off   おろす to drop off   ふ to fall (eg rain)   
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シ   ため to test   こころみる to attempt   
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ゴウ   ガッ   カッ   あ to fit, come together   あわす to match   あわせる to unite, join   
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チュウ   ジュウ   なか middle   
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シ   とめる to stop   とまる to stop   
ショウ    acquiesce   うけたまわ to hear, to be told   
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ニン   みとめる to recognize, to perceive, to approve of   
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ジョウ   ば place   
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