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Adverbial noun, Noun
1. degree; extent; bounds; limitUsually written using kana alone
    スージー
  • ほど
  • じょうず上手に
  • ピアノ
  • ひける
  • よい
  • のだ
  • I wish I could play the piano as well as Susie.
Particle
2. indicates approx. amount or maximum; upper limitUsually written using kana alone
    「小川
  • さん
  • いつ
  • 来た
  • 」「10
  • ふん
  • ほど
  • まえ
  • "When did Mr Ogawa arrive?" "Ten minutes ago."
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Noun
1. end; finish; stop
  • かれ彼の
  • こうきしん好奇心
  • には
  • かぎ限り
  • なかった
  • His curiosity knew no bounds.
2. bounds; limitsSee also 切りがない, See also 切りのない
  • あなた
  • かのう可能な
  • かぎ限り
  • はや早く
  • あなた
  • おかあお母さん
  • でんわ電話
  • する
  • べき
  • である
  • You should call your mother as soon as possible.
3. delivery date (of a futures contract)esp. 限り,限
4. finale (of a noh song); end of an act (in joruri or kabuki); final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
  • もっと
  • べんきょう勉強
  • しない
  • かぎ限り
  • らくだい落第
  • します
  • You will fail unless you work harder.
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for slices (esp. thick slices); counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
  • じゅぎょうりょう授業料
  • ほんげつ本月
  • 25
  • にち
  • かぎ限り
  • のうふ納付
  • こと
  • Tuition fees must be paid not later than the 25th of this month.
Particle
6. only; justUsually written using kana alone, See also っ切り っきり, senses 6-8 are sometimes pronounced ぎり, esp. in old-fashioned speech
7. since; afterUsually written using kana alone, usu. in a negative sentence
8. remaining (in a particular state)Usually written using kana alone
Other forms
限り 【きり】限 【きり】
Notes
限: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Particle
1. et cetera; etc.; and the like; and so forthUsually written using kana alone
    2、4、6
  • など
  • ぐうすう偶数
  • です
  • Two, four, six, etc. are even numbers.
2. or somethingUsually written using kana alone, after an approximate quote or vague suggestion
3. the likes ofUsually written using kana alone, lessening the significance or value of the previous word
  • わたし
  • じょうだん冗談
  • など
  • 言う
  • 気がしない
  • I am in no mood for joking.
Other forms
抔 【など】
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Conjunction, Particle
1. but; however; although
  • けってん欠点
  • ある
  • けど
  • やはり
  • かれ
  • 好き
  • です
  • I love him despite his faults.
Other forms
けれどけれどもけどもけんど
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Particle
1. until (a time); till; to; up toUsually written using kana alone
2. to (a place); as far asUsually written using kana alone
3. to (an extent); up to; so far as; evenUsually written using kana alone
4. only; merelyUsually written using kana alone
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1. only; just; merely; simply; no more than; nothing but; aloneUsually written using kana alone, See also しか
2. as (e.g. as soon as, as much as)Usually written using kana alone
3. worthUsually written using kana alone, e.g. ...だけの
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Particle
1. indicates direct object of action
  • ちち
  • わたし私の
  • らっかん楽観
  • みだ乱さない
  • ことにした
  • My father chose not to disturb my optimism.
2. indicates subject of causative expression
  • わたし
  • きょうしつ教室
  • じぶん自分
  • こえ
  • とどかせる
  • ことができなかった
  • I couldn't make myself heard in the classroom.
3. indicates an area traversed
  • わたし私たち
  • ちい小さな
  • ボート
  • かわ
  • くだ下った
  • We went down the river in a small boat.
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  • 過ぎる
  • じゅうぎょういん従業員
  • かえ帰り
  • はじ始めた
  • After 6 p.m. the employees began to disappear.
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  • かれ
  • かね
  • はら払わず
  • レストラン
  • 出ました
  • He left the restaurant without paying.
6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.See also
  • あなた
  • はなし
  • たがっていた
  • だれ
  • ですか
  • Who is it that you want to talk to?
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1. indicates possessiveSee also , occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
  • わたし
  • ウェブページ
  • 来て
  • わたし
  • こと
  • もっと
  • 知って
  • ください
  • Visit my webpage and find out more about me.
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  • とき
  • 経つ
  • につれて
  • フットボール
  • しあい試合
  • より
  • あんぜん安全な
  • きょうぎ競技
  • する
  • ために
  • きそく規則
  • つけくわ付け加えられていった
  • です
  • As time went on, rules were added to the game to make it safer.
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrasesSee also
    100
  • にん
  • ちか近く
  • ひと
  • いた
  • ほとんど
  • 会った
  • こと
  • ない
  • 人たち
  • だった
  • There were almost 100 people, few of whom I had seen before.
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusionoften ん
  • ぼく
  • 起きる
  • I get up at six.
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasisFemale term or language
  • うち
  • ちち
  • ったら
  • よる
  • わたし
  • ひとり一人で
  • そと
  • 出して
  • くれない
  • My father doesn't let me go out alone at night.
6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question
  • あなた
  • アルバイト
  • している
  • Do you have a part time job?
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Particle
1. than
2. from; out of; since; at; on
  • そこで
  • ベス
  • しもて下手
  • より
  • とうじょう登場
  • Now Beth enters, stage right!
3. except; but; other than
  • とどまる
  • より
  • ほか
  • しかた仕方なかった
  • I had no choice but to stay.
Adverb
4. more
  • より
  • いい
  • もの
  • 見つからない
  • ので
  • いま
  • ある
  • もの
  • がまん我慢
  • しよう
  • Since we can't find a better one, let's make the best of what we have.
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Particle
1. casual quoting particleSee also , abbr. for と, というのは and other similar combinations
2. indicates supposition; if ... then
3. indicates a rhetorical questionas かって
4. indicates certainty, insistence, etc.
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5. Te (kana)て, in hiragana, or テ in katakana, is one of the Japanese ... Read more
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Particle, Conjunction
1. if; when
  • この
  • シャンプー
  • 買う
  • すてき素敵な
  • ヘアブラシ
  • ついて
  • きます
  • This shampoo comes with a nice hair brush.
2. and
    12
  • 24
  • 11
  • ごうけい合計
  • 54
  • です
  • The sum of 12, 24, 7 and 11 is 54.
3. with
  • わたし
  • あなた
  • はなお話し
  • して
  • よかった
  • I have enjoyed talking to you.
4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.); quoting particleSee also って
  • うつく美しい
  • みにく醜い
  • いった
  • 言葉
  • そうたいてき相対的な
  • ようご用語
  • である
  • The words 'beautiful' and 'ugly' are relative terms.
Noun
5. promoted pawn, Abbreviation, See also と金
Particle
6. indicates question (sentence end)Kyuushuu dialect
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Conjunction
1. but; however; though; nevertheless; still; yet; even so
  • そうした
  • かのじょ彼女
  • もんく文句
  • 言った
  • 。「
  • でも
  • みず
  • なんか
  • なかった
  • "I did that," she complained, "but there was no water in it!"
Particle
2. even
  • あの
  • おとこ
  • もうひともう1つ
  • でも
  • まちが間違い
  • おか犯し
  • たら
  • クビにする
  • If that man makes one more mistake, I'll fire him.
3. however; no matter how; even if; even though
  • あなた
  • まるで
  • ゆうれい幽霊
  • でも
  • 見た
  • ような
  • かお顔つき
  • している
  • You look as if you had seen a ghost.
4. ... or something
5. either ... or ...; neither ... nor ...as 〜でも〜でも
Prefix
6. pseudo-; quack; in-name-onlybefore an occupation, etc.
7. for lack of anything better to doSee also でもしか, before an occupation, etc.
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Particle
1. indicates location of action; at; inにて is the formal literary form
    キャシー
  • パーティー
  • なに
  • 着ていた
  • おぼ覚えています
  • Do you remember what Kathy had on at the party?
2. indicates time of action
  • かれ彼ら
  • つぎ次の
  • にちようび日曜日
  • かげつヶ月
  • とうち当地
  • たいざい滞在
  • している
  • ことになる
  • They will have been staying here for two months next Sunday.
3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  • 賭け
  • りつ
  • たい
  • レッズ
  • 勝つ
  • だろう
  • The odds are two-to-one that the Reds win.
Conjunction
4. and then; so
  • んわ電話
  • して
  • みた
  • らしい
  • だけど
  • その
  • んわ電話
  • さき先の
  • あいて相手
  • って
  • もんだい問題
  • だった
  • And so it seems she tried phoning but it's who was on the other end of that phone that was the problem.
Auxiliary
5. indicates continuing actionOnly applies to で, See also , alternate form of 〜て used for some verb types
Particle
6. indicates certainty, emphasis, etc.Kansai dialect, Only applies to で, See also , at sentence-end
Other forms
にて
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1. how!; what!; alas!Archaism, Usually written using kana alone
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1. for (in regard to); in order toSee also , See also
  • さんにん3人
  • には
  • この
  • しょくじ食事
  • じゅうぶん十分
  • This meal is adequate for three.
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1. from (e.g. time, place, numerical quantity); since
  • がっこう学校
  • ごぜん午前
  • 10
  • ふん
  • から
  • はじ始まる
  • School begins at 8:10 a.m.
2. from (originator); by
  • こんな
  • じぶん自分
  • から
  • ぬけだ抜け出せる
  • Will I make it through?
3. because; sincefollows verbs, adjectives
  • かれ彼の
  • へや部屋
  • 明かり
  • ついている
  • から
  • かれ
  • きたく帰宅
  • した
  • にちがいない
  • Since the light in his room is on, he must have come home.
4. out of (constituent, part)
    10
  • から
  • 引く
  • 、8
  • のこ残る
  • Two from ten leaves eight.
5. through (e.g. window, vestibule)
6. after; sincefollowing the te-form of a verb
  • よく
  • 振って
  • から
  • しよう使用
  • して
  • ください
  • Shake before using.
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Particle
1. that being the case; because of ...; the reason is ....; given that...
  • とても
  • くら暗い
  • ので
  • わたし
  • ほん
  • 読めない
  • It is too dark for me to read.
Other forms
んで
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1. although; when; and yet; despite this; in spite of; even though; but even so; but even then; however; nevertheless; for all that; notwithstanding that
  • ちい小さい
  • おうち
  • みすぼらしく
  • 見える
  • ようになって
  • しまいました
  • ・・・
  • まだまだ
  • もと
  • とお通り
  • しっかりと
  • している
  • のに
  • The small house had come to look shabby, though it was just as good as ever underneath.
2. while
3. if only; I wish
  • わか若かったら
  • よかった
  • のに
  • If only I was younger.
4. I tell you; you should do
5. in order to
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1. indicates word or phrase being defined
  • かねも金持ち
  • かなら必ずしも
  • こうふく幸福
  • とは
  • かぎらない
  • The rich are not always happy.
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1. only; merely; nothing but; no more thanUsually written using kana alone
    5000
  • えん
  • ばかり
  • もっている
  • I have about 5,000 yen.
2. approximately; aboutUsually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • いもうと
  • いつも
  • じぶん自分
  • おっと
  • こと
  • もんく文句
  • ばかり
  • 言っている
  • That sister of yours is always complaining of her husband.
3. just (finished, etc.)Usually written using kana alone, after the -ta form of a verb
  • きみ
  • それ
  • 終えた
  • 」「
  • とんでもない
  • はじ始めた
  • ばかり
  • "Have you finished it?" "On the contrary, I've just begun."
4. as if to; (as though) about toUsually written using kana alone, See also 言わんばかり いわんばかり, after an attributive form or auxiliary verb ぬ(ん), also often …とばかり(に)
5. indicates emphasisUsually written using kana alone, in the form …とばかり or …とばかりに
6. always; constantlyUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
許り 【ばっかり】許 【ばかり】許 【ばっかり】許 【ばっか】
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