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取る
Readings

toru
English
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to take, to pick up, to grab, to catch

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to pass, to hand, to give

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to get, to obtain, to acquire, to win, to receive, to earn, to take (e.g. a vacation)

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to adopt (a method, proposal, etc.), to take (a measure, attitude, etc.), to choose

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to remove, to get rid of, to take off

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to take away, to steal, to rob

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
See also: 摂る
to eat, to have (e.g. lunch), to take (e.g. vitamins)

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to pick (e.g. flowers), to gather, to extract (e.g. juice), to catch (e.g. fish)

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to take up (time, space), to occupy, to spare, to set aside

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to secure, to reserve, to save, to put aside, to keep

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to take (e.g. a joke), to interpret, to understand, to make out, to grasp

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to record, to take down

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to subscribe to (e.g. a newspaper), to buy

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to order, to have delivered

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to charge, to fine, to take (tax)

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to take (e.g. a wife), to take on (e.g. an apprentice), to accept

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to compete (in sumo, cards, etc.), to play

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 取る, 取ります
[does], will [do]
取らない, 取りません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 取った, 取りました
[did]
取らなかった, 取りませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 取って, 取りまして 取らないで, 取りませんで 取らなくて
Kanjis
ON: シュ KUN: と.る, と.り, と.り-, とり, -ど.り
take, fetch, take up

Stroke: 8 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-6-2 FC: 1714.4


Phrases
座席をとっておいてください。
Parts: 座席 (ざせき) 取る (とって) 置く (おいて) 下さい (ください)
Please save my place.

お皿に取ったものは全部食べなさい。
Parts: お皿 (おさら) 取る (とる) (もの) 全部 (ぜんぶ) 食べる (たべる) 為さい (なさい)
You'd better eat everything that's on your plate.

このソファーは場所を取りすぎる。
Parts: 此の (この) ソファ (ソファー) 場所 (ばしょ) 取る (とる) 過ぎる (すぎる)
This sofa takes too much room.

老人はごう慢な態度をとった。
Parts: 老人 (ろうじん) 傲慢 (ごうまん) 態度 (たいど) 取る (とった)
The old man assumed an impudent attitude.

どんな雑誌をとっていますか。
Parts: どんな 雑誌 (ざっし) 取る (とっています)
What magazines do you subscribe to?

彼は数学で満点を取った。
Parts: (かれ) 数学 (すうがく) 満点 (まんてん) 取る (とる)
He got full marks in mathematics.

肉から脂身を取りなさい。
Parts: (にく) から 脂身 (あぶらみ) 取る (とる) 為さい (なさい)
Trim the fat off the meat.

水分をたくさん取ってください。
Parts: 水分 (すいぶん) 沢山 (たくさん) 取る (とる) 下さい (ください)
You should drink a lot of liquid.

昨日休みを取ってピクニックにいきました。
Parts: 昨日 (きのう) 休み (やすみ) 取る (とる) ピクニック 行く (いきました)
I took a day off yesterday and went on a picnic.

どういう処置を取るかはあなたに任せます。
Parts: 如何いう (どういう) 処置 (しょち) 取る (とる) 貴方 (あなた) 任せる (まかせる)
I leave it in your hands what course of action to take.

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