Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 着く(つく) in Japanese

着く
JLPT 5
Kana Reading
つく
Romaji
tsuku
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ku' ending
    Meaning
    to arrive at; to reach
    Example sentence
    徒歩以内着くはずです You should get there in five minutes walking.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to sit on; to sit at (e.g. the table)
    Example sentence
    れる思ったころ終点に着きました。 We reached our destination just as I thought the car was going to give up the ghost.

Examples of 着く, つく in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
着く
Plain Polite
着きます
Negative
着かない
Negative Polite
着きません

Past

Plain
着いた
Plain Polite
着きました
Negative
着かなかった
Negative Polite
着きませんでした

Te

Plain
着いて
Plain Polite
着きまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
着かれる
Plain Polite
着かれます
Negative
着かれない
Negative Polite
着かれません


Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

12 strokes

don, arrive, wear, counter for suits of clothing

On'Yomi: チャク, ジャク

Kun'Yomi: き.る, -ぎ, き.せる, -き.せ, つ.く, つ.ける

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