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Reading and JLPT level

請う, 乞う

JLPT 2
Kana Reading
こう
Romaji
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `u' ending (special class), transitive verb
    Meaning
    to beg; to ask; to request; to invite
    Example sentence
    姫君皇帝寛恕請いました The princess begged forgiveness from the emperor.

Examples of 請う, 乞う, こう in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
請う
Plain Polite
請います
Negative
請わない
Negative Polite
請いません

Past

Plain
請うた
Plain Polite
請いました
Negative
請わなかった
Negative Polite
請いませんでした

Te

Plain
請うて
Plain Polite
請いまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
請われる
Plain Polite
請われます
Negative
請われない
Negative Polite
請われません

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