Vocab Info

N1 Prefix/Suffix

(もと)

origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip

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      Prefix/Suffix

    • 単語の書類

      接頭語/接尾語

    Examples

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      遊園(ゆうえん)()(もと)同僚(どうりょう)再会(さいかい)しました。

      I reunited with my former colleague at the amusement park. {origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip}

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      (はは):「玩具(おもちゃ)(あそ)んだ(あと)(もと)場所(ばしょ)(もど)しなさい!」

      Mother: "After playing with the toys, put them back in their original place!" {origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip}

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      (かれ)(もと)首相(しゅしょう)だから、政治(せいじ)についてよく()っているはずです。

      He is a former prime minister, so he should be well informed about politics. {origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip}

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      (ぼく)(ちち)(もと)検事(けんじ)なので、(ぼく)絶対(ぜったい)刑務所(けいむしょ)(はい)るわけにはいきません。

      Since my father is a former prosecutor, there is absolutely no way I can go to prison. {origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip}

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      (もと)からこの地域(ちいき)()んでいる(ひと)はこの地域(ちいき)のことをよく()っているはずだ。

      People who have lived in this region from the beginning should know a lot about this region. {origin, source, base, basis, foundation, root, cause, ingredient, material, (somebody's) side, (somebody's) location, original cost (or capital, principal, etc.), (plant) root, (tree) trunk, first section of a waka, counter for blades of grass, tree trunks, etc., and for falcons (in falconry), handle (chopsticks, brush, etc.), grip}

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