TAKOBOTO

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ひと, , ヒト
1. man, person
2. human being, mankind, people
Usually in kana
3. human (Homo sapiens), humans as a species
4. character, personality
5. man of talent, true man
この人は画家だ!
See more > common
, じん
Suffix, indicates nationality, race, origin, etc.
1. -ian (e.g. Italian), -ite (e.g. Tokyoite)
indicates expertise (in a certain field)
2. -er (e.g. performer, etc.), person working with ...
usu. in compound words
3. man, people
この人は画家だ!
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, と
Suffix
person
この人は画家だ!
, にん
Counter
counter for people
この人は画家だ!
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Conjugated: ではない
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
See more > common
ではない, では無い
Expression, Usually in kana
is not, am not, are not
この証拠から、彼は犯人ではないということになる。
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ようだ, 様だ
Auxiliary, Usually in kana, usu. at sentence-end
1. seeming to be, appearing to be
See ような・1
2. like, similar to
See ように
3. in order to (e.g. meet goal), so that
as ように at sentence-end
4. indicates hope, wish, request or mild command
彼は少し疲れているようだ。
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