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手の施しようがない
Readings
てのほどこしようがない
tenohodokoshiyouganai
English
Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
Idiomatic expression
beyond help, there's nothing that can be done

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 手の施しようがない
is [x]
手の施しようがなくない
is not [x]
Past 手の施しようがなかった
was [x]
手の施しようがなくなかった
was not [x]
Te-form, Continuative 手の施しようがなくて
is [x] and...
手の施しようがなくなくて
is not [x] and...
Kanjis
ON: シュ, ズ KUN: て, て-, -て, た-
hand

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-4-3 FC: 2050.0


ON: シ, セ KUN: ほどこ.す
give, bestow, perform, alms

Stroke: 9 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-4-5 FC: 0821.1


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