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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
話を聞かせてくれ。
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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)
ジョンはお客さんと電話で話した。
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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
ここでその問題について話し合いましょう。
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話し合い, 話合い, はなしあい
Takes suru
discussion, talk, tête-à-tête, conference
英語の授業では、時々輪になって座り、読んでいる本について話し合いをすることもあります。
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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
男が近づいて私に話しかけた。
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話し, はなしかた
See 言い方
way of talking, speaking style
私は彼女の話し方は好きではない。
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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)
お話し中、ごめんなさい。
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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
これで30分もお話中です。
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
ボブは誰か話し相手を探していた。
話し, はなして
See 聞き手・1
1. speaker
2. one who is skilled at speaking
彼はまあなんて雄弁な話し手なんでしょう。
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
これらの語は話し言葉では使われない。
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話し, 話声, はなしごえ
speaking voice, talking voice
隣の部屋で誰かの話し声が聞こえる。
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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
彼は突然本当の事を話し出した。
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
話すことが多すぎて、どこから話し始めたらいいか分からない。
話し好き, 話好き, 話好, はなしずき
NA-adjective
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
NA-adjective
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
gossip
噂話のお相手をしている暇はない。
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
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