TAKOBOTO

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仕事, しごと
Takes suru
work, job, labor, labour, business, task, assignment, occupation, employment
「あなたは仕事が気に入っていると思います」「いやそれどころか、嫌いです」
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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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する, 為る
Conjugated: しない
Usually in kana
1. to do, to carry out, to perform
2. to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into)
3. to serve as, to act as, to work as
4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
as 〜にする,〜とする
5. to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as
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市内, しない
May take 'no', Antonym: 市外
(within a) city, local
市内をぐるっとご案内しましょう。
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竹刀, しない
Martial arts term
bamboo sword (for kendo), bamboo fencing stick
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しなう, 撓う
Conjugated: しない
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to bend, to warp, to yield
See しなやか・1
2. to be supple (e.g. bamboo, body), to be flexible, to be pliant
その竹はしなったが折れなかった。
殊に, 異に, ことに
Adverb
1. especially, particularly, unusually, above all
Archaism
2. additionally
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いつも, 何時も
Adverb, Usually in kana
1. always, all the time, at all times
with neg. verb
2. never
May take 'no'
3. usual, regular, habitual, customary
彼はいつも学校に遅れる。
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言い訳, 言いわけ, 言訳, 言い分け, 言分け, いいわけ
Takes suru
1. excuse
2. explanation
ジェーンは自分の言い訳が正しいと主張した。
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