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先生, せんせい
1. teacher, instructor, master
Noun, used as a suffix, Honorific or respectful
2. sensei, title or form of address for a teacher, master, doctor, lawyer, etc.
Familiar language, Humorous term
3. intimate or teasing form of address
Archaism, orig. meaning
4. one's elder
ぼくはジョーンズ先生に作文を直してもらった。
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先生, せんじょう, せんしょう, ぜんじょう
See 先生・せんせい・1, Archaism
1. teacher, instructor, master
See 前生, Buddhist term
2. previous existence
ぼくはジョーンズ先生に作文を直してもらった。
先生, シーサン
Honorific or respectful
man, boy
ぼくはジョーンズ先生に作文を直してもらった。
, たち
1. nature (of a person), disposition, temperament
2. nature (of something), character, kind, sort
お茶の質は下がりつつある。
たち, 達
Suffix, Usually in kana
pluralizing suffix (esp. for people and animals; formerly honorific)
10人の囚人たちが脱獄した。
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立ち, たち
1. departure, setting off, start
2. being used up, being consumed, being burnt out
3. passage of time, lapse
See 立ち稽古・たちげいこ, Abbreviation
4. rehearsal
See 立ち役・たちやく
5. leading male role in kabuki
秋風が立ち初める。
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太刀, 大刀, 横刀, たち, だいとう
1. long sword (esp. the tachi, worn on the hip edge down by samurai), large sword
Only 大刀, Only たち, historical term
2. straight single-edged Japanese sword (from the mid-Heian period or earlier)
Only だいとう
3. guandao, Chinese glaive
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裁ち, たち
cutting, cut
他地, たち
Rare
another place
多智, 多知, たち
Archaism
great wisdom
, 屋形, やかた, たち, たて
1. mansion, palace, manor house, castle
Honorific or respectful, Archaism
2. nobleman, noblewoman, dignitary
Only やかた
3. cabin (on a boat, carriage, etc.)
タッソーろう人形館へ行く道を教えて頂けませんか。
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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その, 其の, そん
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See この・1, See あの, See どの, Usually in kana, something or someone distant from the speaker, close to the listener; actions of the listener, or ideas expressed or understood by the listener
1. that, the
preceding a number
2. part (as in "part two")
Only その, Interjection
3. um ..., er ..., uh ...
毎日、放課後に私はその本屋で彼女を待った。
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, 苑, 薗, その
1. garden, orchard, park
See 学びの園
2. place, world, environment
彼らは私の果実園を荒らした。
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