TAKOBOTO

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Readings

koto
こん
kon
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
thing, matter

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
incident, occurrence, event, something serious, trouble, crisis

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
circumstances, situation, state of affairs

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
work, business, affair

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to

Noun, used as a suffix
See also: 事・ごと・1
Usually written using kana alone
nominalizing suffix

Noun, used as a suffix
See also: 事・ごと・2
Usually written using kana alone
pretending to ..., playing make-believe ...

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
as AことB (A = alias, B = real name)
alias, also known as, otherwise known as, or

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
as 〜ことはない
necessity, need

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
as 〜ことだ
you should ..., I advise that you ..., it's important to ...

Kanjis
ON: ジ, ズ KUN: こと, つか.う, つか.える
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

Stroke: 8 Grade: 3 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 4-8-3 FC: 5000.0


ON: サイ KUN: こと
breath, life

Stroke: 16 SKIP: 1-6-10 FC: 2394.4


Phrases
「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」
Parts: とは (なに) 表す (あらわす) 未確認飛行物体 (みかくにんひこうぶったい) (こと) 思う (おもう)
"What does U.F.O. stand for?" "It means Unidentified Flying Object, I guess."

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