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no
particle

English Meaning(s) for の

particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
  3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
  5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
  6. (at sentence-end, rising tone) indicates question

Stroke Order Diagrams for の

Sample Sentences for の

To own a library is one thing and to use it is another.
In my opinion, he is wrong.
You are always doubting my word.
John took the lion's share of the lottery winnings; he claimed it was his idea to buy the ticket in the first place.
I said to myself, "That's a good idea."

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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 5 years ago, last modified at 11:55 AM


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