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日本人, にほんじん, にっぽんじん
Japanese person
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好み, このみ
See お好み・おこのみ
liking, taste, choice
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好み, ごのみ
NA-adjective, May take 'no', Suffix
1. being fond of, having a liking for
2. to the liking of, favored by, popular with
よしみ, 誼, 誼み, 好, 好み, ぎ, よしび
Usually in kana
friendship, friendly relations, connection, relation, intimacy
好む, このむ
Conjugated: 好み
Godan verb, Transitive
to like, to prefer
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Expression, formal or literary term
1. in (a period of time, manner), at (a time, stage in life, etc.), while
2. despite, although, even
3. as well as, (both) ... and ...
4. at (a location), on
ある, 有る, 在る
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 居る・いる・1, Usually in kana, usu. of inanimate objects
1. to be, to exist, to live
2. to have
3. to be located
4. to be equipped with
5. to happen, to come about
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ある, 或る, 或
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), Usually in kana
a certain ..., some ...
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のだ, んだ
Expression, See のです, の and ん add emphasis
the expectation is that ..., the reason is that ..., the fact is that ..., the explanation is that ..., it is that ...
Interjection, Dialect: Touhoku-ben
that's right, yes, uh-huh
, , ,
Particle, at sentence end; used as a request for confirmation or agreement
1. right?, isn't it?, doesn't it?, don't you?, don't you think?
2. hey, say, listen, look, come on
at sentence end; used to express one's thoughts or feelings
3. you know, you see, I must say, I should think
at sentence end; used to make an informal request
4. will you?, please
at the end of a non-final clause; used to draw the listener's attention to something
5. so, ..., well, ..., you understand?
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, , ,
Expression, See 無い・1, Colloquialism
nonexistent, not being (there), not having