留年して2年からこっちに転入してきたらしいぞ (not sure)
He was held back twice and It seems that he entered here his sophomore year.
Eh? So you're one up?
どうもとっつきずれーよな (not sure) どうも=thanks
そのせいかな (not sure)
I wonder if that's the reason
Last edited by stlwright; October 17, 2013 at 10:36 PM.
---> get rid of "twice"
Looks like he was held back and ....
(2) Eh? So you're one up?
--->The speaker is still talking to his/her friend about the transfer student.
Ah./I see./Is that right?/Oh, really? So is he/she a year older (than us) then?
どうも = どうしても just can't
とっつきずれー ＝ とっつきにくい difficult to approach
Maybe that's why.
Last edited by mikkih; October 17, 2013 at 10:41 PM. Reason: Added Ah