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Learn JLPT N5 Vocabulary: 取る (toru)

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Kana: とる
Kanji: 取る
Romaji: toru

Type: verb

Meaning: to take; to pick up; to harvest

あっけに取られる (akke ni torareru): to be taken aback; to be astonished; to be dumbfounded

Example sentences:

そこにタバコ忘れちゃったんですよ。取ってくれません?
soko ni tabako wasurechattan desu yo. totte kuremasen.
I forgot my cigarettes there. Could you grab them for me?


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私はあなたをお兄さんのように好きだわ、でもこの兄妹のような気持をそれ以上には取らないでね。
watashi wa anata o oniisan no you ni suki da wa, demo kono keimai no you na kimochi o sore ijou ni wa toranaide ne.
I love you as a brother, but do not ask from me more than sisterly affection.

私の財産なんか、あの人たちみんなで取ってしまったらいいんだわ。
watashi no zaisan nanka, ano hitotachi minna de totte shimattara iin da wa.
Let them take my fortune.

参悟はあっけに取られたが、我に返ると、ひとみを踊らせていった。
sango wa akke ni torareta ga, ware ni kaeru to, hitomi o odorasete itta.
After a moment’s astonishment Sango recovered himself.

Similar words:

撮る (toru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 拿 (ná); 取 (qǔ)
Korean: 잡다 (jabda)


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