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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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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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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, 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 pawnShogi term, 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.
Notes
でも: spec1.
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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
Other forms
けれどけれどもけどもけんど
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Particle
1. topic marker particlepronounced わ in modern Japanese
  • ニューヨーク
  • ばん
  • まち
  • ぎんざ銀座
  • ひかく比較
  • される
  • New York's Fifth Avenue is comparable to Ginza.
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
    フーッ、
  • この
  • さかみち坂道
  • きつい
  • でも
  • かえ帰り
  • らく
  • Whew! This is a tough hill. But coming back sure will be a breeze.
3. adds emphasis
  • きみ
  • あした明日
  • おわかお別れ
  • I'm leaving you tomorrow.
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Conjunction
1. after all; becauseColloquialism
2. butColloquialism
Particle
3. even
  • こども子供
  • だって
  • そんな
  • こと
  • 分かる
  • Even children can understand it.
4. too; as well; also
5. they say; I hear; you mean
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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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Particle
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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Suffix, Particle
1. approximately; about; around; or soalso written as 位
  • いったん一旦
  • ふろ風呂
  • めしお飯落ち
  • 、40
  • ふん
  • ぐらい
  • して
  • きかん帰還
  • Break for bath & food, back in about 40 minutes!
2. to (about) the extent that; (almost) enough that; so ... that ...; at least
  • なさけない
  • ・・・
  • ボディスラム
  • くらい
  • そんな
  • 死に
  • そうな
  • こえ
  • ださないで
  • That's pitiful ... don't put on such a death-bed voice from just a body slam.
3. as ... as ...; like
Other forms
ぐらい
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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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Particle
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. at (place, time); in; on; during
2. to (direction, state); toward; into
3. for (purpose)
4. because of (reason); for; with
5. by; from
6. as (i.e. in the role of)See also として
7. per; in; for; a (e.g. "once a month")
8. and; in addition to
9. if; althoughArchaism
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Particle
1. indicates a question (sometimes rhetorical)was written as 歟; used at sentence-end
  • がっこう学校
  • いる
  • はず
  • おまえ
  • なぜ
  • こんな
  • ところ
  • いる
  • Why are you here when you should be in school?
2. or; whether or notafter each alternative
3. some- (e.g. something, someone)See also 何か, after an interrogative
4. indicates doubt, uncertainty, etc.See also とか, sometimes after other particles
  • なぜ
  • おこ怒った
  • まった全く
  • はっきり
  • している
  • Why he got angry is quite clear.
Prefix
5. emphatic prefixSee also か弱い, usu. before an adjective
Suffix
6. suffix forming adjectives or adverbsSee also 定か, after an indeclinable word
Adverb
7. in that wayArchaism
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Particle
1. too; also; in addition; as well; (not) either (in a negative sentence)
    アンデルセン
  • いぬ
  • こわ恐がった
  • Andersen was afraid of dogs, too.
2. both A and B; A as well as B; neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)as AもBも
    40%
  • せいと生徒
  • だいがく大学
  • しんがく進学
  • する
  • No less than 40 percent of students go on to university.
3. even; as much as; as many as; as far as; as long as; no less than; no fewer thanused for emphasis or to express absence of doubt regarding a quantity, etc.
4. even if; even though; although; in spite ofoften as 〜ても, 〜でも, 〜とも, etc.
Adverb
5. further; more; again; another; the otherColloquialism, Abbreviation, See also もう
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Particle
1. indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.at sentence-end
    1000
  • えん
  • かそこら
  • 買えます
  • You can buy it for a thousand yen or so.
2. used when calling out to someoneafter a noun
  • こいびと恋人
  • われ
  • かえ帰れ
  • Lover, come back to me.
3. used to catch one's breath or get someone's attentionin mid-sentence
4. yo!
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Particle
1. indicates direction or goal (e.g. "to")pronounced え in modern Japanese
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Particle
1. indicates emphasis, agreement, request for confirmation, etc.; is it soat sentence end
  • いい
  • おてんきお天気
  • です
  • It's a beautiful day, isn't it?
2. hey; come on; listen
  • お願い
  • Oh, have a heart.
Auxiliary adjective
3. notColloquialism, See also ない, verb-negating suffix; may indicate question or invitation with rising intonation
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Other forms
ねえ
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