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人を使う

Kana Reading
ひとをつかう
Romaji
hitowotsukau
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `u' ending
    Meaning
    to take a person in one's service; to employ
    Example sentence
    彼女人を使う She has him at her beck and call.

Examples of 人を使う, ひとをつかう in a sentence

  • 彼女人を使う

    She has him at her beck and call.


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
人を使う
Plain Polite
人を使います
Negative
人を使わない
Negative Polite
人を使いません

Past

Plain
人を使った
Plain Polite
人を使いました
Negative
人を使わなかった
Negative Polite
人を使いませんでした

Te

Plain
人を使って
Plain Polite
人を使いまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
人を使われる
Plain Polite
人を使われます
Negative
人を使われない
Negative Polite
人を使われません

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