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Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
See also: 持ち越し
to carry over, to carry forward, to keep (for later), to deferverschieben, vertagen, hinausschieben, aufschieben, liegen lassen, anstehen lassen, übertragen, hereinnehmen, überstehen, überleben

ON: KUN: も.つ, -も.ち, も.てる
hold, have

ON: エツ, オツKUN: こ.す, -こ.す, -ご.し, こ.える, -ご.え
surpass, cross over, move to, exceed, Vietnam

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
仕事は金曜日の11時に終わらなかったので、次の月曜日に持ち越すことにした。Parts: 仕事 (しごと), 金曜日 (きんようび), (じ), 終わる (おわる), ので (んで), (つぎ), 月曜日 (げつようび), 持ち越す (もちこす), (こと)The work wasn't finished at 11:00 p.m. Friday, so they decided to carry it over to the following Monday.

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