TAKOBOTO

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Particle
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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, ク, ここに, ああ, おいて, に, より,
going, from
, オ, か, ああ, かな, や, よ,
question mark, ?
描く, 絵書く, 絵かく, 絵えがく, えかく, ええがく
Expression, Godan verb
to paint (draw) a picture
彼は30歳になってから絵をかき始めた。
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質問する, しつもんする
Expression
to ask a question, to ask questions
そんな難しい質問をするなよ。
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込めて, 心こめて, 心籠めて, こころこめて
Expression
wholeheartedly, with all one's heart
2人は何年ぶりかで会ったように、心をこめて握手していた。
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隠そう, 何かくそう, なにかくそう
Expression
to be frank with you, to tell you the truth, I'm going to lay my cards on the table
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やむ得ない, 止む得ない, 已む得ない, やむえない
Expression
cannot be helped, unavoidable
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やむ得ず, 止む得ず, 已む得ず, やむえず
Expression, Adverb
unavoidably, inevitably, necessarily, reluctantly, against one's will
それはやむを得ず延期されなければならない。
, オタ
Noun, used as a suffix, See オタク, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
otaku, geek, nerd, enthusiast
この問題は、アイドルのエゴとヲタのエゴの衝突だ。
然る, 而る, しかる
Conjunction
even so, though that may be
タ芸, オタ芸, タげい, オタげい
type of dancing and shouting performed by fans at concerts (usu. idol concerts)
タ車, タしゃ
See オタ車, See ヲタク, See 痛車, Colloquialism
otaku car (painted with anime characters, loaded with figures and stuffed dolls, etc.)
して
Expression, See して・2
indicates patient of a causative expression
もの
Conjunction, Particle, usu. at sentence end; with nuance of strong discontent
although, but, even though, I wish that
彼に金を貸したらダメだってことを分かっていようものを。
折る, がおる
Expression, Godan verb
to concede a point, to yield, to give in
かく, 汗掻く, 汗搔く, あせかく
Expression, Godan verb
to perspire, to sweat
激しい運動をすると汗をかきます。
コト点, 乎古止点, 乎己止点, 遠古登点, コトてん, をことてん, おことてん
marks to aid in reading Chinese classics
切る, てきる
Expression, Godan verb
to cut off (a relationship)
彼はようやくそのおんなと手をきった。
さす, 水注す, 水差す, みずさす
Expression, Godan verb
1. to pour water (into), to dilute with water
Idiomatic expression
2. to hinder, to hamper, to throw cold water on, to put a damper on, to estrange (people)
人の話に水を差さないでくれ。
する, いきする
Expression
to breathe
鼻で息をしていてください。
越す, どこす
Expression, Godan verb, See 度を過ごす
to go too far
度を越して酒を飲むと健康を害しますよ。
する, ばんする
Expression
to keep watch, to stand guard
その犬は泥棒の番をするように訓練されている。
する, こいする
Expression
to fall in love
私は彼女に恋をしている。
良い旅, よい旅, よいたび
Expression
bon voyage!, have a nice trip!
酌む, 意くむ, 意汲む, いくむ
Expression, Godan verb
to enter into a person's feelings, to guess what somebody feels (using one's intuition)
かく, 裏掻く, うらかく
Expression, Godan verb, See 裏かく, Idiomatic expression
1. to outwit, to outsmart, to counterplot, to defeat
2. to pierce something all the way through
伐る, ききる
Expression, Godan verb
to fell a tree
切る, くきる
Expression, Godan verb
to punctuate a sentence
打つ, ごうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to play (a game of) go
描く, ずかく
Expression, Godan verb
to draw a diagram
打つ, たうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to till a rice paddy, to plough a rice paddy (plow)
組む, 手くむ, てくむ
Expression, Godan verb
1. to join hands together
2. to join forces, to collaborate
あなたは膝に手を組んで静かに座っていさえすればよい。
売る, なうる
Expression, Godan verb
to gain a reputation, to make oneself famous
する, はなしする
Expression
to have a talk, to tell a story
コーヒーでも飲みながら話をするのはどうですか。
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