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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 語る (kataru)

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Kana: かたる
Kanji: 語る
Romaji: kataru

Type: verb

Meaning: to talk about; to speak of; to tell; to narrate; to recite

Example sentences:

夢は語ってるだけじゃ実現しない。
yume wa katatteru dake ja jitsugen shinai.
Talking about a dream won’t make it come true.

愛を語るには早すぎるよ。
ai o kataru ni wa hayasugiru yo.
It’s too early for you to talk about love.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 語る (kataru)

つねに本音で語れよ。どだい嘘はつけない質なんだから。
tsune ni honne de katare yo. dodai uso wa tsukenai tachi nan dakara.
Always tell the truth. You can’t lie.

ようやく本心を見せたな。愛を語りながら金の算段か。
youyaku honshin o miseta na. ai o katari nagara kane no sandan ka.
The truth at last. Talking love and thinking money.

Similar words:

喋る (shaberu); 述べる (noberu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 谈 (tán); 讲 (jiǎng); 讲述 (jiǎngshù)
Korean: 말하다 (malhada); 이야기하다 (iyagihada)

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