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English Reference for jou (じょう)

Kanji
Kana
じょう
jou
Definitions
  1. noun (suffix) from the standpoint of, as a matter of (e.g. fact), in the field of, being of the type of
  2. aboard (a ship or vehicle), on top of, on, above
  3. noun first volume (e.g. book)
  4. noun prefix superior quality, best, top, high class
  5. going up
  6. governmental, imperial
  7. presenting, showing
  8. prefix ana- (medical, biol.)
Example sentences
He made many grammatical mistakes in his composition
He is financially embarrassed
Totem poles consist of a group of figures that represent animals, birds, fish, mythological beings and supernatural beasts
Learning probably takes place in virtually every activity in which we take part
The world's tropical rainforests are critical links in the ecological chain of life on the planet
It is practically unthinkable that a scientist of his stature would have made such an elementary mistake
The plane we were aboard was flying over the Pacific toward Wake Island at a height of 3,000 meters
The teacher pointed out the grammatical errors made by the students
If the other person does mention his family, then it is perfectly OK to ask about the ages of the children, and if you have children, to compare educational and cultural differences in raising children
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