斯う, こう

JLPT 4

Definition of 斯う,こう

adverb (fukushi)

  • in this way (used for something or someone close to the speaker, including the speaker himself, or for the opinions of the speaker)
  • thus
  • such

interjection (kandoushi)

  • uh... (interjection used as a verbal pause)

Related Kanji

this, thus, such, verbal pause

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Examples of 斯う,こう in a Sentence

ある日曜日、ジョージは自宅居間乱入するやいなやこう言った
One Sunday morning George burst into the living room and said the following.
I may seem confident, but I get extremely nervous speaking in front of people. My hands tremble, I get all tongue-tied, and sometimes I don't even know what I'm saying myself.
I am tired of hearing the same thing so often.
There are a lot of people who say, "it says this in Koujien," and use that dictionary as the only grounds for their argument.
This is shorthand writing, by means of which we can keep up with the talker.
And this is the judgment, that the light is come into the world, and men loved the darkness rather than the light; for their works were evil.
If you do that, it will help you.
彼女拳銃ぬいてこう言った
She drew her gun and said:
If that city were a color, it would be a color with a quiet sort of dignity ... wine red, say.
He tried to play two roles at the same time and failed.

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