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no
particle

Alternate Written Forms:

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no

English Meaning(s) for の

particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)

Stroke Order Diagrams for の

Sample Sentences for の

He put up a notice about the change in price.
What he said yesterday was not in accord with what he said last week.
They stared at her swimming suit in amazement.
I'm more in love with you.
New Year's cards provide us with the opportunity to hear from friends and relatives.

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Confused about this kanji 乃 which is the alternate の. When i learn a new kanji i go to wiki to check for a basic meaning of the word. i understand it comes from a pregnant woman and it can be written as the "no" hiragana. However with any kanji i also search it on google images and find images of seductive woman everywhere. so i wonder why the kanji itself can relate to that,perhaps its probably used in some sexual way?

#1 Posted by morisummer over 2 years ago, last modified at 11:55 AM


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