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知らない, しらない
1. unknown, strange
Interjection
2. I don't care, that's irrelevant, whatever
しらない人のなかにいると、私はどうもくつろげない。
知る, 識る, しる
Conjugated: 知らない
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to be aware of, to know, to be conscious of, to cognize, to cognise
2. to notice, to feel
3. to understand, to comprehend, to grasp
4. to remember, to be acquainted with (a procedure)
5. to experience, to go through, to learn
あなたは1990年から彼女を知っているのですか?
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ような, 様な
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See ようだ・2, See ように・1, Usually in kana
1. like, similar to
Expression, See ような気がする, Colloquialism, Abbreviation, at sentence end; short for ような気がする
2. (I) think (that), (I) have a feeling (that)
at sentence end; short for ような感じ(がする)
3. feels like, feels similar to, feels as if
セーラは恨むような女の子ではないだろうが。
こと, 事, 縡, こん
Usually in kana
1. thing, matter
2. incident, occurrence, event, something serious, trouble, crisis
3. circumstances, situation, state of affairs
4. work, business, affair
5. after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to
「U.F.Oとは何を表しているの」「未確認飛行物体のことだと思う」
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, 箏, 筝, こと, そう
1. koto (13-stringed Japanese zither)
Only こと, Archaism
2. stringed instrument
Only 箏, Only 筝
3. zheng (Chinese zither), guzheng
彼女は琴を弾くことがとても好きだ。
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古都, こと
ancient city, former capital
この古都に何か新しいものがあることは、だれでも知っている。
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, 殊, こと, け
Only こと, NA-adjective, Noun, used as a prefix, Archaism
1. difference (from one another), different thing, other
2. unusual, extraordinary
糊塗, こと
Takes suru
patching up (e.g. a failure), covering up (e.g. a mistake), glossing over
こと
Particle, particle always used at sentence-end
1. particle indicating a command
Female term or language, often as ことね
2. particle indicating mild enthusiasm
3. particle indicating a gentle interrogative
at sentence end as ことよ
4. particle used to soften a judgment or conclusion
, げん, こと
word, remark, statement
彼の言に従って行動するのはりこうではない。
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, 若, ごと, こと, もころ
Adverb, See 如し
like, similar to, same as