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Words — 233 found

Noun
1. language; dialectSee also 言語
  • ことば言葉
  • いちめん一面
  • でんたつ伝達
  • しようとする
  • いし意志
  • である
  • かれ
  • 言う
  • "One aspect of language is an intent to communicate," he says.
2. word; words; phrase; term; expression; remarkSee also 単語
  • ことば言葉
  • 出て
  • こなかった
  • Words failed me.
3. speech; (manner of) speaking
  • こういった
  • ことば言葉
  • つか使い
  • かれ
  • じんかく人格
  • 合わない
  • Such language doesn't harmonize with his character.
4. learning to speak; language acquisition
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5. Ci (poetry)Ci is a kind of lyric Classical Chinese poetry using a se... Read more
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詞 【ことば】辞 【ことば】言葉 【けとば】
Notes
けとば: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun, No-adjective
1. verblinguistics terminology
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2. VerbA verb, from the Latin verbum meaning word, is a word tha... Read more
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Noun
1. pronounlinguistics terminology
  • かんけいだいめいし関係代名詞
  • せつぞくし接続詞
  • +
  • だいめいし代名詞
  • はたらき
  • しています
  • Relative pronouns perform as 'conjunction + pronoun'.
2. synonym; classic example; pattern; byword; representative
    「クレオパトラ」
  • びじん美人
  • だいめいし代名詞
  • になっている
  • The name Cleopatra has become a byword for a beautiful woman.
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Noun
1. nounlinguistics terminology
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2. NounPut simply, a noun is a word used to name a person, place... Read more
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名詞 【なことば】
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なことば: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun
1. adjective; i-adjective (in Japanese)linguistics terminology
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2. AdjectiveIn grammar, an adjective is a 'describing' word; the main... Read more
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Noun, No-adjective
1. adverblinguistics terminology
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1. particle; postpositional word in Japanese grammar that functions as an auxiliary to a main wordlinguistics terminology
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2. Japanese particlesJapanese particles, joshi or teniwoha, are suffixes or sh... Read more
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Noun
1. song lyrics; words of a song; libretto
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2. LyricsLyrics (in singular form lyric) are a set of words that m... Read more
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Noun
1. conjunctionlinguistics terminology
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2. Conjunction (grammar)In grammar, a conjunction (abbreviated CONJ or CNJ) is a ... Read more
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Noun
1. intransitive verblinguistics terminology, See also 他動詞
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2. Intransitive verbIn grammar, an intransitive verb is a verb that has no ob... Read more
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Noun
1. transitive verblinguistics terminology, See also 自動詞
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2. Transitive verbIn syntax, a transitive verb is a verb that requires both... Read more
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Noun
1. part of speechlinguistics terminology
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2. Part of speechIn grammar, a part of speech (also a word class, a lexica... Read more
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1. speech; words; one's lines; remarksUsually written using kana alone
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2. Dialogue in writingDialogue in fiction is a verbal exchange between two or m... Read more
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科白 【せりふ】科白 【かはく】台詞 【だいし】セリフ
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Noun
1. password; watchword
2. motto; slogan
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合い言葉 【あいことば】合い詞 【あいことば】
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Noun
1. auxiliary verb (in Japanese); inflecting suffix or encliticlinguistics terminology, See also 補助動詞, e.g. ます, ない, た
2. auxiliary verb (in other languages); verb forming the mood, tense, etc. of other verbslinguistics terminology
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Noun
1. ritual prayer; invocation of the gods participating in a riteShinto term
  • なんて
  • 言ってる
  • ?」「
  • のりと祝詞
  • 知らない
  • ?」「
  • のりと祝詞
  • ?」「
  • しんとう神道
  • じゅもん呪文
  • ような
  • もん
  • 。」
  • "What is she saying?" "You don't even know 'norito'?" "Norito?" "It's something like a Shinto spell."
2. congratulatory addressOnly applies to しゅくし, See also 祝辞 しゅくじ
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祝詞 【しゅくし】祝詞 【のっと】祝詞 【のと】
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Noun
1. infinitivelinguistics terminology
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Noun, No-adjective
1. participlelinguistics terminology
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2. ParticipleIn linguistics, a participle is a word that shares some c... Read more
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そくどう 不規則動詞
Noun
1. irregular verblinguistics terminology
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2. Irregular verbIn contrast to regular verbs, irregular verbs are those v... Read more
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Noun
1. countable nounlinguistics terminology
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2. Count nounIn linguistics, a count noun (also countable noun) is a c... Read more
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Kanji — 1 found

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12 strokes. JLPT N2. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6.
part of speech, words, poetry
Kun: ことば
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