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, まい
1. counter for flat objects (e.g. sheets of paper)
See 役・やく・1, Archaism
2. counter for positions or roles
3. counter for food portions (now only gyōza and soba)
Sumo term
4. counter for ranking level
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, , ひら
counter for thin, flat things (petals, leaves, etc.)
びら, 片, , ビラ
Usually in kana
bill, handbill, flier, flyer, leaflet, poster, placard
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
See more > common
レポート, リポート
Takes suru
1. report, paper
2. reportage
See more > common
1. indicates direct object of action
2. indicates subject of causative expression
3. indicates an area traversed
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
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