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, 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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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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会社, かいしゃ
1. company, corporation
2. workplace
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下位者, かいしゃ
person of low rank or position
会者, かいしゃ, かいじゃ
See 連歌, Archaism
person who attends a renga meeting
膾炙, かいしゃ
Takes suru, Intransitive, See 人口に膾炙する
becoming well-known, becoming common knowledge
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. indicates sentence topic
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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, ほん
1. book, volume, script
2. this, present, current, ... in question, ... at issue
3. main, head, principal
4. real, genuine, regular, proper
5. counter for long, cylindrical things, counter for films, TV shows, etc., counter for goals, home runs, etc., counter for telephone calls
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, ほん
1. court rank
Suffix, See 九品・1, Buddhist term, sometimes pronounced ぼん, ぽん as a suffix
2. level, grade
3. chapter, section, volume
1. indicates direct object of action
2. indicates subject of causative expression
3. indicates an area traversed
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
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