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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 他 (ta)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 他 (ta)

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MEANING:

other, another, the others

HOW TO READ:

On: ta
Kun: hoka

HOW TO REMEMBER:

That man (亻) knows too much, we have no other choice but to throw him into the scorpion (也) pit.

WORDS:

他 (hoka): other, the rest
他に (hoka ni): in addition, besides
他人 (tanin): another person, other people
他界 (takai): death, to pass away
他意 (tai): ill will, malice
他方 (tahou): the other, the other side
他所 (yoso): another place
他力 (tariki): outside help
他者 (tasha): another person, others
他派 (taha): the other group
他店 (taten): another shop
他国 (takoku): foreign country
他社 (tasha): another company
自他 (jita): oneself and others
他面 (tamen): the other side
その他 (sohohoka): otherwise, besides


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

彼は他にどう言えますか?
kare wa hoka ni dou iemasu ka.
What else could he say?

他の三人は同意してうなずいた。
hoka no sannin wa doui shite unazuita.
The other three nodded in agreement.

旦那が二年前に他界しました。
danna ga ninen mae ni takai shimashita.
My husband passed away two years ago.

その他にも僕は知っていることがある。
sono hoka ni mo boku wa shitte iru koto ga aru.
And I know something else.

他にどんな説明がありえますか?
hoka ni donna setsumei ga ariemasu ka.
What other explanation can there be?

私は他人の悩みなんか聞きたくもない!
watashi wa tanin no nayami nanka kikitaku mo nai.
I don’t really want to hear anyone’s troubles!

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