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ほか, 他, 外
May take 'no'
1. other (place, thing, person), the rest
Usually in kana, esp. 外
2. outside, beyond
Adverb, See ほかない, as 〜ほか〜ない, usu. after より or the dictionary form of a verb
3. nothing except, nothing but, nothing apart from, nothing aside from, no choice (but to)
often as ほかに
4. besides..., in addition to...
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Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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ところ, 所, 処, 處, とこ
Adverb, Suffix, also pronounced どころ when a suffix
1. place, spot, scene, site
Usually in kana
2. address
3. district, area, locality
4. one's house
See いいとこ・1
5. point, aspect, side, facet
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ところ, 野老, やろう, トコロ
Usually in kana
1. Dioscorea tokoro (species of wild yam)
Only やろう
2. old man living in the countryside
において, に於いて, に置いて
Expression, Usually in kana
in, on, at (place), as for, regarding
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1. too, also, in addition, as well, (not) either (in a negative sentence)
as AもBも
2. both A and B, A as well as B, neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)
used for emphasis or to express absence of doubt regarding a quantity, etc.
3. even, as much as, as many as, as far as, as long as, no less than, no fewer than
often as 〜ても, 〜でも, 〜とも, etc.
4. even if, even though, although, in spite of
Adverb, See もう・3, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
5. further, more, again, another, the other
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