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Other in Japanese 🇯🇵

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

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Tips to Remember the Japanese Word "ほか" (hoka):
1. Mnemonic: Imagine needing an umbrella while it rains. If one isn’t enough, you might ask for another. Think “Hoka” – you need another!
2. Visualization: Visualize a supermarket shelf. You need "other" items that aren't on your list. Picture those "other" items labeled as "ほか".
3. Association: Associate "ほか" with the idea of "other" by remembering it sounds similar to "hockey" – which is another sport, different from soccer, baseball, etc.

– "ほか" (hoka) is used when referring to something different from what has already been mentioned.
– Indicates alternatives, something else, or additional things.

Other Words That Mean the Same Thing:
– "別の" (べつの, betsu no) – another, different
– "他の" (たの, tano) – other, another

Alternate Meanings Like Slang:
– It’s typically used in a standard way, but can be used in casual conversation to suggest another option or alternative without implying anything specific.

Examples of Sentences that Use "ほか":
1. ローマ字: Kore no hoka ni nani ga hitsuyō desu ka?
日本語: これのほかに何が必要ですか?
English: What else do you need apart from this?

2. ローマ字: Watashi no hoka ni dare mo shiranai.
日本語: 私のほかに誰も知らない。
English: No one else knows except me.

3. ローマ字: Kono shukudai no hoka ni nani ga arimasu ka?
日本語: この宿題のほかに何がありますか?
English: Is there anything else besides this homework?

4. ローマ字: Kare no hanashi wa uso de, hoka no koto wa shinjirarenai.
日本語: 彼の話は嘘で、ほかのことは信じられない。
English: His story is a lie, and I can't trust anything else he says.

5. ローマ字: Hoka ni nani ka sumon wa arimasu ka?
日本語: ほかに何か質問はありますか?
English: Do you have any other questions?

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