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, 話し, 咄, 噺, はなし
Only 話, Only 話し
1. talk, speech, chat, conversation
2. topic, subject
3. discussions, negotiation, argument
4. rumor, hearsay
5. tale, story, fable
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話す, 咄す, はなす
Conjugated: 話し
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to talk, to speak, to converse, to chat
2. to tell, to explain, to narrate, to mention, to describe, to discuss
3. to speak (a language)
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話し合う, 話しあう, 話合う, はなしあう
Godan verb, Transitive
to discuss, to talk together
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話し合い, 話合い, はなしあい
Takes suru
discussion, talk, tête-à-tête, conference
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話しかける, 話し掛ける, はなしかける
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to address (someone), to accost a person, to talk (to someone)
2. to begin to talk, to start a conversation
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話し, はなしかた
See 言い方
way of talking, speaking style
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話し, お話中, 御話し, 御話中, おはなしちゅう
May take 'no', See 話中・1, Polite
busy (phone)
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話し, 話中, はなしちゅう
May take 'no'
1. busy (phone)
2. in talks, discussion underway
話し相手, 話相手, はなしあいて
person with whom to speak, someone to talk to, companion, advisor, adviser
話し, はなして
See 聞き手・1
1. speaker
2. one who is skilled at speaking
話し言葉, 話しことば, 話言葉, はなしことば
See 書き言葉
spoken language, colloquial expression
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話し, 話声, はなしごえ
speaking voice, talking voice
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話し込む, 話込む, はなしこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
to be deep in talk
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話し振り, 話しぶり, はなしぶり
one's way of talking
話し出す, 話しだす, はなしだす
Godan verb
to begin talking, to open up
話し甲斐, 話しがい, はなしがい
May take 'no'
worth talking to
話し始める, はなしはじめる
Ichidan verb
to begin to speak
話し好き, 話好き, 話好, はなしずき
talkative person, gossip
話し合いがつく, 話し合いが付く, はなしあいがつく
Expression, Godan verb
to come to an agreement, to come to a mutual understanding, to come to terms with each other, to reach an arrangement
話し上手, 話上手, はなしじょうず
being good at conversation, conversationalist, good talker
話し上手は聞き上手, 話上手は聞き上手, はなしじょうずはききじょうず
Expression, Proverb
good talkers make good listeners
お話, お話し, 御話, 御話し, おはなし
1. story, tale
Honorific or respectful
2. talk, discussion
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噂話, 噂話し, うわさ話, うわさばなし
Takes suru
話が飛ぶ, 話しが飛ぶ, はなしがとぶ
Expression, Godan verb
(for a conversation) to wander from the subject, to get off track