運ぶ

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  • はこぶ hakobu

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  • Godan verbtransitive verb
    to carry, to transport, to move, to convey
    • honorific languageGodan verb
      to come, to go
      • see also: 
      • usu. as お運びになる, お運び下さる, etc.
    • Godan verbtransitive verb
      to wield (a tool, etc.), to use
      • Godan verbintransitive verb
        to go (well, etc.), to proceed, to progress

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        • 12 strokes

          carry, luck, destiny, fate, lot, transport, progress, advance

        Verb conjugation

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        Plain
        Present運ぶ - はこぶ (hakobu) 
        Negative運ばない - はこばない (hakobanai) 
        Past運んだ - はこんだ (hakonda) 
        Past negative運ばなかった - はこばなかった (hakobanakatta) 
        Te form運んで - はこんで (hakonde) 
        Tai form運びたい - はこびたい (hakobitai) 
        Volitional運ぼう - はこぼう (hakobou) 
        Imperative運べ - はこべ (hakobe) 
        Passive運ばれる - はこばれる (hakobareru) 
        Conditional運んだら - はこんだら (hakondara) 
        Provisional conditional運べば - はこべば (hakobeba) 
        Causative運ばせる - はこばせる (hakobaseru) 
        Potential運べる - はこべる (hakoberu) 
        Keigo (Polite)
        Present運びます - はこびます (hakobimasu) 
        Negative運びません - はこびません (hakobimasen) 
        Past運びました - はこびました (hakobimashita) 
        Past negative運びませんでした - はこびませんでした (hakobimasendeshita) 
        Te form運びまして - はこびまして (hakobimashite) 
        Tai form運びたいです - はこびたいです (hakobitaidesu) 
        Volitional運びましょう - はこびましょう (hakobimashou) 
        Imperative運びませ - はこびませ (hakobimase) 
        Passive運ばれます - はこばれます (hakobaremasu) 

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        • Japanese sentence

          その箱は重くて運べません。 

          Sentence analysis
          English translation

          The box is too heavy to carry.