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これ, 此れ, 是, 是れ, 之, 之れ, 維, 惟, 此
Pronoun, See それ・1, See あれ・1, See どれ・1, Usually in kana, indicating an item near the speaker, the action of the speaker, or the current topic
1. this, this one
usu. indicating someone in one's in-group
2. this person
as これから, これまで, etc.
3. now, this point (in time)
dated term
4. here
Adverb, formal or literary term
5. used to stress the subject of a sentence
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Interjection, used to get the attention of one's equals or inferiors
hey, oi, come on, look, listen
Particle, Female term or language, at sentence end
1. indicates emotion or admiration
Dialect: Kansai-ben
2. indicates emphasis
Pronoun, Dialect: Tsugaru-ben
3. I, me
4. wah!
5. boo!
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copula, See である, See です, plain copula
1. be, is
Auxiliary verb, See た・1, た after certain verb forms; indicates past or completed action
2. did, (have) done
See た・2, indicates light imperative
3. please, do
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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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, , べえ
Auxiliary, See 可い, Dialect: Kantou-ben, Dialect: Touhoku-ben
1. word used at sentence-end (like a particle) to indicate speculation, volition or invitation
Only ぺ, Suffix
2. familiar suffix used after a personal name
Interjection, See うん・1
1. yes, yeah, uh huh, what?
Auxiliary verb, Suffix, See ぬ・1, negative verb ending used in informal speech; abbr. of negative verb ending ぬ
2. not
Particle, See の・1, See の・4, abbr. of particle の; indicates possessive
3. 's, of, belonging to
See に・1, abbr. of particle に, used esp. when it precedes the verb なる
4. at (place, time), in, on, during
, む
Auxiliary verb, Archaism, after a -nai stem
1. probably
2. will, intend to
3. would like to have done (for me)
, う,
Noun, used as a prefix
some (at the start of a number in place of a digit)
, わたし
Pronoun, slightly formal or feminine
I, me
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渡し, わたし
1. ferry (crossing), ferry(boat)
2. delivery
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渡す, わたす
Conjugated: わたし
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to ferry across (e.g. a river), to carry across, to traverse
2. to lay across, to build across
3. to hand over, to hand in, to pass, to give, to transfer
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