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Case particle 6:と

Function 1: the object you do something with

Example:

てきたたかう ・友達ともだち

Fight with enemies/meet with friends

 

Explanation:

“Enemies/Friends” is the object you do something with(fight/meet).

 

Function 2: the object of comparison

Example:

かれくらべる。

I compare with him.

 

Explanation:

“He” is the object of comparison.

 

Function 3: the result of change

Example:

こおりけてみずとなった。

The ice melted and became water.

 

Explanation:

“water”is result of change.

 

Function 4: the content of quote

Example:

かれは「ありがとう」とおれいいました。

He thanked me by saying thank you.

 

Explanation:

“thank you” is the quote of his words.

 

Function 5: the content of thought

Example:

健康けんこうになろうといのる。

I wish to become healthy.

 

Explanation:

“become healthy” is the content of thought.

 

Function 6: the name

Example:

わたし田中たなかもうします。

My name is Tanaka.

 

Explanation:

“Tanaka” is the name.

 

Function 7: the coordinate relation

Example:

るとくとはちがう。

Seeing and listening is different.

 

Explanation:

“seeing and listening” is the coordinate relation.

 

Note:

Both と and に has the function of telling us the result of change,but に is often used in speaking and と is often used in writing.

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