Sign In

Dictionary

Comments for 声をかける

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[こえ()····]
koewokakeru
expression, ichidan verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[こえ()··()··]
koewokakeru

Root Words:

[こえ() + を + かける]
koe + wo + kakeru

English Meaning(s) for 声をかける

expression, ichidan verb
  1. to greet; to call out (to); to start talking (to)
  2. to invite; to get in touch (with); to give a shout (to); to let (somebody) know (one is in the area or has time to meet, etc.)
  3. to cheer (on); to give vocal support (to)

Meanings for each kanji in 声をかける

voice Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 声をかける

Conjugations for 声をかける

masu stem
[こえ()···]
koewokake
Negative stem
[こえ()···]
koewokake
te-form
[こえ()····]
koewokakete
Negative te-form
[こえ()······]
koewokakenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()····]
koewokakeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()····]
koewokaketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakenakatta
Presumptive Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakemasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokaketai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokaketakunai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokaketakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokaketakunakatta
te-form
[こえ()······]
koewokaketakute
Negative te-form
[こえ()········]
koewokaketakunakute
Adverbial Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokaketaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()····]
koewokakero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokaketara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokaketari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakerarenakatta
masu-stem
[こえ()·····]
koewokakerare
te-form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerarete
Negative te-form
[こえ()········]
koewokakerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()···········]
koewokakeraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakerenakatta
te-form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakerete
Negative te-form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakeremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakeremasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakeremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()··········]
koewokakeremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakerarenakatta
masu stem
[こえ()·····]
koewokakerare
te-form
[こえ()······]
koewokakerarete
Negative te-form
[こえ()········]
koewokakerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()···········]
koewokakeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakesasenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()······]
koewokakesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakesasenakatta
masu stem
[こえ()·····]
koewokakesase
te-form
[こえ()······]
koewokakesasete
Negative te-form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·······]
koewokakesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()···········]
koewokakesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()···········]
koewokakesaserarenakatta
masu stem
[こえ()·······]
koewokakesaserare
te-form
[こえ()········]
koewokakesaserarete
Negative te-form
[こえ()··········]
koewokakesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[こえ()·········]
koewokakesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()··········]
koewokakesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[こえ()··········]
koewokakesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·············]
koewokakesaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[こえ()····]
koewokaken
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()····]
koewokakezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()····]
koewokakenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こえ()·····]
koewokakezaru

Sample Sentences for 声をかける

In the amusement park Mary found a boy on his own weeping, and spoke to him gently. "Hey, sonny, what is it? Are you lost? Would you like me to take you to the Lost Children Department?"
He would call to his horse as he climbed into his seat.
In my secondary school days, I was much impressed by how my hospitalised grandfather would often tell the nurses there, "Thank you, I appreciate your help."
She didn't pass me without speaking to me.
Mai was annoyed at the impudence of the man, she bluntly called out "hello".

Comments for 声をかける

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.