ことkotoこんkonold

noun:

  • thing; matter
  • incident; occurrence; event; something serious; trouble; crisis
  • circumstances; situation; state of affairs
  • work; business; affair
  • after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to

suffix noun:

noun / suffix noun:

  • alias; aka; nickname; alternative name; also known as - esp. as AことB or AとはBのことだ (A alias, B formal)

watashiha今夜kon'ya話すhanasuことkotoになっているninatteiru I am due to speak tonight.

そんなsonna事実jijitsuniまったくmattaku悪びれるwarubireruことkotoなくnaku千歳chitoseha今日kyoumo元気genkini過ごしてsugoshiteおりますorimasu Without flinching from that fact in the slightest, Chitose is spending today as well in fine spirit.

「U.F.Oとはtohananiwo表しているarawashiteiruno」「未確認飛行物体mikakuninhikoubuttainoことkotodato思うomou "What does U.F.O. stand for?" "It means Unidentified Flying Object, I guess."

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