TAKOBOTO

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本当, 本當, ほんとう, ほんと, ホント, ホントー, ホントウ
May take 'no', NA-adjective
1. truth, reality, actuality, fact
2. proper, right, correct, official
3. genuine, authentic, real, natural, veritable
その悪い知らせは残念ながら本当だ。
Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
とても, 迚も, とっても
Adverb, Usually in kana, とっても is more emphatic
1. very, awfully, exceedingly
before a negative form
2. (not) at all, by no means, simply (cannot)
「これはとてもおもしろそうだね」とひろしが言います。
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