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, かれ
Pronoun, See 彼女・1
1. he, him
See 彼氏・1
2. boyfriend
あれがこの町の大通りだ。
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かの, ,
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See 彼の・あの, Usually in kana
that well-known ...
あのおいしいワインをなぜ飲まないんだい。
あれ, , , あ, アレ
Pronoun, See これ・1, See それ・1, See どれ・1, Usually in kana, indicating something distant from both speaker and listener (in space, time or psychologically), or something understood without naming it directly
1. that, that thing
used to refer to one's equals or inferiors
2. that person
3. then, that time
4. that place (over there)
Colloquialism, euphemistic, esp. アレ
5. down there (i.e. one's genitals)
あれがこの町の大通りだ。
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とは
Expression, Particle, See と言うのは・というのは・2
1. indicates word or phrase being defined
See と・4, indicates contrast or adds emphasis to a negative statement
2. used for quoting (thoughts, speech, etc.)
See と・3, more emphatic than と
3. with
with neg. verb
4. (not) as much as, (not) so much as
indicates surprise, disbelief, anger, etc.; sometimes at sentence end
5. the fact that, to think that, such a thing as
お金持ちは必ずしも幸福とはかぎらない。
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