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話す, 咄す, はなす
Conjugated: 話した
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。
話し出す, 話しだ, 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。
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