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English Reference for hon (ほん)

  1. noun book, volume, script
  2. prefix this, present
  3. main, head
  4. real, regular
  5. suffix counter counter for long cylindrical things, counter for films, TV shows, etc., counter for goals, home runs, etc., counter for telephone calls
Example sentences
Such books as this are of no use to us
Did you take back the books
Which is older, this book or that one
I managed to acquire the book after a long search
He has dozens of English books
This book is not as easy as that one
He assigned me three books to read
I read the book in the light of criticism
He batted .343 with 54 home runs
I could do nothing but stare stupidly at the printed page
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