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te
particle

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English Meaning(s) for て

particle
  1. you said; he said; she said; they said (casual quoting particle)
  2. if ... then (as たって; indicates supposition)
  3. do you seriously think that (as かって; indicates a satirical or rhetorical question)
  4. I already told you; you should know by now that; of course (indicates certainty, insistence, emphasis, etc.)
  5. the said ...; said ... (abbr. of という)
  6. says that ... (abbr. of と言っている)
  7. I hear that ... (abbr. of と聞いている)
  8. as for the term ... (abbr. of とは, というのは)
  9. as for ... (equiv. of は topic marker)

Stroke Order Diagrams for て

Sample Sentences for て

Down there hurts, down there. Er, what do you call them? Testicles? In any case a male's 'important parts'.
You're hitting your stride.
Don't find fault with me.
What a good speaker of Japanese he is!
Hmmm, how shall I say this?

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