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貿易収支, ぼうえきしゅうし
trade balance
昨年は輸出が好調の反面、輸入が落ち着いていたので貿易収支は改善した。
, そと, と
1. outside, exterior
2. the open (air)
Antonym: うち・6
3. other place, somewhere else, outside one's group (family, company, etc.)
うちはうち、そとはそと。
ほか, 他,
May take 'no'
1. other (place, thing, person), the rest
Usually in kana, esp. 外
2. outside, beyond
Adverbial noun, See ほかない, as 〜ほか〜ない, usu. after より or the dictionary form of a verb
3. nothing except, nothing but, nothing apart from, nothing aside from, no choice (but to)
often as ほかに
4. besides..., in addition to...
ほかの人は私のやっていることが出来ないだろう。
よそ, 余所, 他所,
May take 'no', See 他所・たしょ・1, Usually in kana
1. another place, somewhere else, strange parts
Antonym: 内・うち・6
2. outside (one's family or group), someone else, other people
See よそにする, as 〜をよそに, 〜をよそにして, etc.
3. not caring for, being indifferent to, taking little notice of, ignoring, neglecting
ここの人たちはよそから来た人をみな嫌う。
, がい
Suffix, Antonym: 内・ない
outside of, not covered by
うちはうち、そとはそと。
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
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