Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

説く

JLPT 1
Kana Reading
とく
Romaji
toku
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ku' ending
    Meaning
    to explain; to advocate; to preach; to persuade
    Example sentence
    説きさとして認めた I convinced him of his fault.

Examples of 説く, とく in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
説く
Plain Polite
説きます
Negative
説かない
Negative Polite
説きません

Past

Plain
説いた
Plain Polite
説きました
Negative
説かなかった
Negative Polite
説きませんでした

Te

Plain
説いて
Plain Polite
説きまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

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

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