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ageru akko awaseru bamboo boil Buddhist cause caust chisuji clothes color dasu deru fish fuku Fune haku hana hanasu hand hataraki hiku hito hodo horse ichi ireru jitsu kakeru kaku Kami kanau kane kannin kara kata katsu kawa keru kind kiru kiseru kiyo kokoro koku kono koto koye kuchi kuru Kuwa kuwai manner Matsu maye medicine ment meru michi midzu mind miru mono motsu naka naki naku naranu naru nashi one's osameru pass person pron rice riyo sadameru saku saseru Semeru senu shin ship shita shite sugiru suru suruy sword tateru tatsu thing tion toki toku tori toru tree tsukeru tsuki tsuku Tsumi uchi utsu verb warui wo suru worn yaku yaru yeki yeru yoku yoru yuku
Page v - ... is pronounced like ch in cheek, cheap, sh is pronounced like sh in shall, ship, shop. f has a close resemblance to the sound of the English f, but differs from it, in that the lower lip does not touch the upper teeth ; the sound is made by blowing fu softly through the lips nearly closed, resembling the sound of wh in who : fu is an aspirate, and might, for the sake of uniformity, be written hu. g in the...
Page v - ... in rule, tune, or oo in moon, excepting in the syllables tsu, dzu, and su, when it has a 'close sound, resembling, as near as possible, the sound of и pronounced with the vocal organs fixed in the position they are in just after pronouncing the letter s.
Page 95 - As the guide for conduct he chose the idea of "reciprocity". From this comes the well-known saying: "Refrain from doing to others what you would not have them do to you.
Page 138 - The odds given to a poor hand at draughts ; in the lump ; several things of different kinds or values at once. Komi ni kau, to buy in the lump or gross.
Page 100 - an arrow with a head shaped like turnip, having a hole in it, which causes it to hum as it flies.
Page v - ... but in the body of a word, when followed by a syllable beginning with b, m or p, it is pronounced like m, as, ban-min = bamming ; mon-ban, VI = mombang ; shin-pai = shim-pai.
Page 118 - He ineluded in his single mind the thoughts and contrivances of many," says Motowori. 8 Ie, as is generally believed, the barndoor fowl. 9 The text has the character $§., " iron," which Hirata reads ma-rtane, lit.
Page v - English r ; but in ri it is pronounced more like d ; but this is not invariable, as many natives give it the common r sound. se in Kiyoto, Nagasaki, and the Southern Provinces, is pronounced she, and ze like je.
Page 235 - Grammar. (1) see preceding uta. (2) sigarami, 'a barricade in a river', "formed by a row of piles driven along the banks of a stream and interwoven with bamboo to protect the bank from the current...