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Direction, side in Japanese ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต

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direction, course ใปใ†ใ“ใ†
How to say “direction, course” in Japanese? “ใปใ†ใ“ใ†”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “ใปใ†ใ“ใ†” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on direction, course in Japanese like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

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ใปใ†ใ“ใ† info.

Tips to Remember the Japanese Word:
– Break it down: 'ใปใ†' (hou) sounds like "ho" in "hot", and 'ใ“ใ†' (kou) sounds like "co" in "cold".
– Compare with 'ๆ–นๅ‘' in kanji: Visualizing the characters can help solidify the word in your memory.
– Think of a directional compass: North, South, East, and Westโ€”each is a direction (ใปใ†ใ“ใ†).

– ใปใ†ใ“ใ† (houkou) refers to a direction or course one can take.

Other Words that Mean the Same Thing:
– ้“ (ใฟใก, michi) – road, way, path
– ๆ–นๅ‘ๆ€ง (ใปใ†ใ“ใ†ใ›ใ„, houkousei) – directionality
– ๆ–น (ใปใ†, hou) – side, direction

Alternate Meanings like Slang:
– In some contexts, ใปใ†ใ“ใ† can also metaphorically mean guidance or someone's approach toward a subject. However, this is not common slang.

Examples of Sentences that Use It:
– ใฉใกใ‚‰ใฎๆ–นๅ‘ใซ้€ฒใฟใพใ™ใ‹๏ผŸ (ใฉใกใ‚‰ใฎใปใ†ใ“ใ†ใซใ™ใ™ใฟใพใ™ใ‹๏ผŸ, Dochira no houkou ni susumimasu ka?) – Which direction will we go in?
– ใ“ใฎ่จˆ็”ปใซใฏๆ˜Ž็ขบใชๆ–นๅ‘ใŒๅฟ…่ฆใงใ™ใ€‚ (ใ“ใฎใ‘ใ„ใ‹ใใซใฏใ‚ใ„ใ‹ใใชใปใ†ใ“ใ†ใŒใฒใคใ‚ˆใ†ใงใ™ใ€‚, Kono keikaku ni wa meikaku na houkou ga hitsuyou desu.) – This plan needs a clear direction.
– ๅฝผๅฅณใฏๆ–ฐใ—ใ„ๆ–นๅ‘ใซ้€ฒใ‚€ใ“ใจใ‚’ๆฑบใ‚ใพใ—ใŸใ€‚ (ใ‹ใฎใ˜ใ‚‡ใฏใ‚ใŸใ‚‰ใ—ใ„ใปใ†ใ“ใ†ใซใ™ใ™ใ‚€ใ“ใจใ‚’ใใ‚ใพใ—ใŸใ€‚, Kanojo wa atarashii houkou ni susumu koto wo kimemaa.) – She decided to move in a new direction.

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ใปใ†ใ“ใ† info.

ใปใ†ใ“ใ† (houkou)

Tips to remember the Japanese word:
1. Imagine someone looking at a map and pointing โ€” they are figuring out the "direction" or "side" they want to go.
2. Break it down: "ใปใ† (hou)" can be associated with "how" as in "how to go" and "ใ“ใ† (kou)" as in "course."

– "ใปใ†ใ“ใ†" means "direction" or "side" in Japanese. It is often used when giving or asking for directions.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– ๆ–นๅ‘ (ใปใ†ใ“ใ†, houkou) – direction
– ๆ–นไฝ (ใปใ†ใ„, houi) – compass direction, bearing
– ๆ–น่ง’ (ใปใ†ใŒใ, hougaku) – direction, way

Alternate meanings like slang:
– Not so much slang, but can be used somewhat loosely in contexts where determining a metaphorical "direction" or "approach" is being discussed.

Examples of sentences that use it:
1. ใฉใฃใกใฎๆ–นๅ‘ใซ่กŒใ‘ใฐใ„ใ„ใงใ™ใ‹๏ผŸ
– Romaji: Docchi no houkou ni ikeba ii desu ka?
– Translation: Which direction should I go?

2. ใ“ใฎใƒใ‚นใฏๅฝผใฎๆ–น ๆ–นๅ‘ใซๅ‘ใ‹ใฃใฆใ„ใพใ™ใ€‚
– Romaji: Kono basu wa kare no houkou ni mukatteimasu.
– Translation: This bus is heading in his direction.

3. ๆญฃใ—ใ„ๆ–นๅ‘ใซ้€ฒใ‚“ใงใ„ใพใ™ใ‹๏ผŸ
– Romaji: Tadashii houkou ni susunde imasu ka?
– Translation: Am I going in the right direction?

4. ้€ฒใ‚€ๆ–นๅ‘ใ‚’่ฆ‹ๅคฑใ„ใพใ—ใŸใ€‚
– Romaji: Susumu houkou o miushinai maa.
– Translation: I lost the direction I was going.

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