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叩く, 敲く, たたく, はたく

  • tataku,hataku


Godan verb with `ku' ending, transitive verb

  • to strike
  • to clap
  • to knock
  • to dust
  • to beat


  • to play drums


  • to abuse
  • to flame (e.g. on the Internet)
  • to insult


  • to use up money

Examples of 叩く,敲く,たたく,はたく in a Sentence

The newspapers opened fire on the politician.
An ugly man knocked on my door.
I spent all the savings I had on this.
It was cruel of him to beat his dog.
I saw him pat her on the shoulder.
She flapped at the fly with a newspaper.
Patting me on the shoulder, he thanked me for helping him.
He knocked at the door again and again, but there was no answer.
He patted his brother on the shoulder.
A stranger tapped me on the shoulder from behind. He took me for some other person, I'm sure.

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叩く,敲く,たたく,はたく Conjugations

Plain Polite 叩きますたたきます
Negative 叩かないたたかない
Negative Polite 叩きませんたたきません
Past 叩いたたたいた
Past Polite 叩きましたたたきました
Past Negative 叩かなかったたたかなかった
Past Negative Polite 叩きませんでしたたたきませんでした
Te Form 叩いてたたいて
Progressive 叩いているたたいている
Progressive Polite 叩いていますたたいています
Progressive Negative 叩いてないたたいてない
Progressive Negative Polite 叩いていませんたたいていません
Passive 叩かれるたたかれる
Passive Te Form 叩かれてたたかれて
Imperative 叩きなさいたたきなさい
Imperative Polite 叩いてくださいたたいてください
Imperative Polite Negative 叩かないでくださいたたかないでください
Optative 叩きたいたたきたい
Optative Negative 叩きたくなかったたたきたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 叩きたくないですたたきたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 叩きたくありませんたたきたくありません
Optative Past 叩きたかったたたきたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 叩きたくなかったですたたきたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 叩きたくありませんでしたたたきたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 叩きたくてたたきたくて
Optative Conditional 叩きたければたたきたければ
Gerund 叩きながらたたきながら
Factitive 叩かせるたたかせる
Factitive Shortened 叩かすたたかす
Potential 叩けるたたける
Potential Polite 叩けますたたけます
Conditional (Ba Form) 叩けばたたけば
Conditional (Tara Form) 叩いたらたたいたら
Volitional 叩こうたたこう
Volitional Polite 叩きましょうたたきましょう
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