見る

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  • みる miru

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  • Ichidan verbtransitive verb
    to see, to look, to watch, to view, to observe
    • to examine, to look over, to assess, to check, to judge
      • to look after, to attend to, to take care of, to keep an eye on
        • see also: 
      • to experience, to meet with (misfortune, success, etc.)
        • usually written using kana aloneauxiliary verbIchidan verb
          to try ..., to have a go at ..., to give ... a try
            • after the -te form of a verb
          • usually written using kana alone
            to see (that) ..., to find (that) ...
              • as 〜てみると, 〜てみたら, 〜てみれば, etc.
            • 1. zien, kijken (naar), {inform.} loeken, bekijken, bezien, aanzien, aankijken, gadeslaan, bezichtigen, beschouwen, {arch.} aanschouwen, {lit.t.} blikken, {Barg.} brillen, {Barg.} spannen, afgaande op …, getuige {het feit dat … enz.}, te oordelen naar …, uitgaande van …, 2. lezen, doorkijken, {新聞を} doorlopen, inzage nemen, inzien, naslaan {in een woordenboek e.d.}, raadplegen, consulteren, nazien, nagaan, checken, controleren, 3. ervaren, meemaken, ondervinden, beleven, 4. zorgen voor, verzorgen, passen op, letten op, toezien op, behartigen, waken over, toezien op, verplegen, {面倒を} zich aantrekken, 5. {iets bij wijze van proef doen}, 6. als je zou …, mocht je …, {gew.} moest je … {eindigend op de partikels ば of と}, 7. nu …, nou …, in de zich thans voordoende situatie dat … {eindigend op het partikel ば}, 8. wanneer …, toen … {eindigend op de partikels ば of と}, 9. ware … het geval
              • voir, regarder, observer
                • réviser, contrôler, évaluer, examiner, juger, vérifier
                  • s'occuper de, garder un œil sur, prendre soin de
                    • voir, regarder
                      • essayer, tenter, tester
                        • voir que..., constater que...
                          • betrachten, anschauen, sehen, schauen, gucken, (norddt.) kucken
                            • anschauen, ansehen, anblicken, betrachten
                              • lesen, durchsehen
                                • erblicken, bemerken
                                  • betrachten, beobachten
                                    • betrachten und inhaltlich verstehen
                                      • mit ansehen, zusehen, zuschauen
                                        • anstarren
                                          • besichtigen
                                            • ansehen als …
                                              • überprüfen, nachschlagen
                                                • beurteilen, bewerten
                                                  • auf etw. achten, sich um etw. kümmern
                                                    • betreuen, sich um jmdn. kümmern
                                                      • erfahren, eine Erfahrung machen
                                                        • verwirklichen
                                                          • treffen (bes. jmdn. des anderen Geschlechtes), Umgang haben
                                                            • als Ehepaar leben
                                                              • (nach te-Form) versuchen
                                                                • ért, felfog, megért, megnéz, néz, igyekszik, kihallgat, kipróbál, megerőltet, megkísérel, megpróbál, megvizsgál
                                                                  • видеть, смотреть, 1) смотреть; посмотреть, взглянуть; видеть; увидеть, 2) (перен.) видеть, 3) (перен.) смотреть, 4) считать, предполагать, 5) смотреть, осматривать, 6) смотреть (читая, изучая), 7) смотреть (за кем-чем-л.); заниматься (чем-л.), (ср.) みぬふり, みるからに, みるみる, みるめ, みたよう, みため, みておく, みてとる, (после деепр. формы гл.) пробовать
                                                                    • (po)gledati
                                                                      • ver, mirar, observar
                                                                        • examinar
                                                                          • (como verbo auxiliar) intentar, observar atentamente, vigilar, mirar con interés, mirar con atención, ver (películas, flores, etc)
                                                                            • se, titta, pröva

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                                                                              • 7 strokes

                                                                                see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

                                                                              Verb conjugation

                                                                              A list with all the derivative forms for the verb, depending of the grammatical use and the degree of formality.

                                                                              Plain
                                                                              Present見る - みる (miru) 
                                                                              Negative見ない - みない (minai) 
                                                                              Past見た - みた (mita) 
                                                                              Past negative見なかった - みなかった (minakatta) 
                                                                              Te form見て - みて (mite) 
                                                                              Tai form見たい - みたい (mitai) 
                                                                              Volitional見よう - みよう (miyou) 
                                                                              Imperative見ろ - みろ (miro) 
                                                                              Passive見られる - みられる (mirareru) 
                                                                              Conditional見たら - みたら (mitara) 
                                                                              Provisional conditional見れば - みれば (mireba) 
                                                                              Causative見させる - みさせる (misaseru) 
                                                                              Potential見られる - みられる (mirareru) 
                                                                              Keigo (Polite)
                                                                              Present見ます - みます (mimasu) 
                                                                              Negative見ません - みません (mimasen) 
                                                                              Past見ました - みました (mimashita) 
                                                                              Past negative見ませんでした - みませんでした (mimasendeshita) 
                                                                              Te form見まして - みまして (mimashite) 
                                                                              Tai form見たいです - みたいです (mitaidesu) 
                                                                              Volitional見ましょう - みましょう (mimashou) 
                                                                              Imperative見ませ - みませ (mimase) 
                                                                              Passive見られます - みられます (miraremasu) 

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                                                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                                                私も親の面倒とか見られないですね。 

                                                                                Sentence analysis
                                                                                Translation

                                                                                I can't look after my parents and such either.

                                                                                Ich kann mich doch auch nicht um meine Eltern kümmern und so.

                                                                                Я тоже не могу заботиться о своих родителях.


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                                                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                                                頭がくらくらしているので、深く考えずにいい加減なことを書いてみる。 

                                                                                Sentence analysis
                                                                                Translation

                                                                                My head is swimming, so I'll try writing any-old stuff without any deep thought.


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                                                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                                                私たちはお互いを理解しようとしてみるべきだ。 

                                                                                Sentence analysis
                                                                                Translation

                                                                                We should try to understand one another.

                                                                                Nous devons essayer de nous comprendre l'un l'autre.

                                                                                Wir sollten versuchen, uns gegenseitig zu verstehen.

                                                                                Мы должны попытаться понять друг друга.

                                                                                Deberíamos tratar de entendernos el uno al otro.


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                                                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                                                映画を観に行かない? 

                                                                                Sentence analysis
                                                                                Translation

                                                                                Would you like to take in a movie?

                                                                                ¿Vamos a ver una película?


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                                                                              • Japanese sentence

                                                                                10ページの5行目をみなさい。 

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