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更ける, 深ける

JLPT 2
Kana Reading
ふける
Romaji
fukeru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to get late; to advance; to wear on
    Example sentence
    更け始めた。 Day began to break.

Examples of 更ける, 深ける, ふける in a sentence

  • 更け始めた。

    Day began to break.

  • 更けるまで彼らの尽きなかった

    They didn't run out of conversation until late at night.

  • 更けて疲れていたので宿屋に泊まった。

    As it was late at night and I was very tired, I put up at an inn.

  • ふけるにつれて寒くなった。

    It became colder as the night wore on.

  • ふけて疲れていたので宿に泊まった。

    As it was late at night and I was very tired, I put up at an inn.

  • すっかり更けた

    The night was far advanced.


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
更ける
Plain Polite
更けます
Negative
更けない
Negative Polite
更けません

Past

Plain
更けた
Plain Polite
更けました
Negative
更けなかった
Negative Polite
更けませんでした

Te

Plain
更けて
Plain Polite
更けまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
更けられる
Plain Polite
更けられます
Negative
更けられない
Negative Polite
更けられません

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