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年をとる, 歳をとる, 年を取る, 歳を取る, としをとる
Conjugated: 年をとっています
Expression, Godan verb
to grow old, to age
Particle, used at sentence-end; indicates a question (sometimes rhetorical)
1. yes?, no?, isn't it?, is it?
after each alternative
2. or, whether or not
See 何か・1, after an interrogative
3. some- (e.g. something, someone)
indicates doubt, uncertainty, etc.; sometimes after other particles
4. hmm, huh
Prefix, See か弱い, emphatic prefix; usu. before an adjective
5. very
いいえ, 否, いいや, いえ, いな, いや
Interjection, Usually in kana
1. no, nay
2. well, er, why
3. you're welcome, not at all, don't mention it
「いいえ」とイギリス人は繰り返しました。
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