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Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
See also: 在る・1
Usually written using kana alone
to be (of animate objects), to exist

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
Usually written using kana alone
to stay

Ichidan verb
Auxiliary verb
Usually written using kana alone
after the -te form of a verb; indicates continuing action or state
to be ...-ing, to have been ...-ing

いる: Is (animate)
~ている: Vte (Continuing states, experience, repetative events)/ doing currently
Conjugated forms
Present, Future いる, います
[does], will [do]
いない, いません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past いた, いました
いなかった, いませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative いて, いまして いないで, いませんで いなくて
ON: キョ, コ KUN: い.る, -い, お.る
reside, to be, exist, live with

Stroke: 8 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-3-5 FC: 7726.6

Parts: お陰で (おかげで) 元気 (げんき) 居る (おる)
They're all fine, thank you.

Parts: すっかり 食べる (たべる) 終わる (おわる) 居る (いる)
I haven't quite finished eating.

Parts: 民主主義 (みんしゅしゅぎ) に対する (にたいする) 信頼 (しんらい) 無くす (なくした) (もの) 居る (いる)
Some have lost faith in democracy.

Parts: 映画 (えいが) 行く (いく) (いえ) 居る (いる) 何方 (どちら) いい
Which would you rather do, go to the cinema or stay at home?
Which would you rather do, go to a movie or stay at home?

Parts: (わたし) (あと) から 来る (くる) (かた) (わたし) 勝る (まさる) (かた) である (わたし) より (さき) 居る (おる) から である 言う (いった) この方 (このかた) (こと)
This was he of whom I said, "He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me."

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