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買う, かう

  • kau


Godan verb with `u' ending, transitive verb

  • to buy
  • to purchase


  • to value
  • to have a high opinion


  • to stir
  • to provoke

Examples of 買う,かう in a Sentence

John claimed that the dishonest salesman had tricked him into buying a useless piece of machinery.
His constant insults aroused my anger.
We fully appreciate his excellence as a skier.
It's an attractive price, for this sort of device.
Koyomi bought a bow and arrows.
He bought me a new dictionary.
Before buying shoes, you should try them on.
He can't afford to buy a new car.
When did you buy it? "Let's see. I bought it last week."
You must buy a ticket to get on the bus.

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買う,かう Conjugations

Plain Polite 買いますかいます
Negative 買わないかわない
Negative Polite 買いませんかいません
Past 買ったかった
Past Polite 買いましたかいました
Past Negative 買わなかったかわなかった
Past Negative Polite 買いませんでしたかいませんでした
Te Form 買ってかって
Progressive 買っているかっている
Progressive Polite 買っていますかっています
Progressive Negative 買ってないかってない
Progressive Negative Polite 買っていませんかっていません
Passive 買われるかわれる
Passive Te Form 買われてかわれて
Imperative 買いなさいかいなさい
Imperative Polite 買ってくださいかってください
Imperative Polite Negative 買わないでくださいかわないでください
Optative 買いたいかいたい
Optative Negative 買いたくなかったかいたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 買いたくないですかいたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 買いたくありませんかいたくありません
Optative Past 買いたかったかいたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 買いたくなかったですかいたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 買いたくありませんでしたかいたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 買いたくてかいたくて
Optative Conditional 買いたければかいたければ
Gerund 買いながらかいながら
Factitive 買わせるかわせる
Factitive Shortened 買わすかわす
Potential 買えるかえる
Potential Polite 買えますかえます
Conditional (Ba Form) 買えばかえば
Conditional (Tara Form) 買ったらかったら
Volitional 買おうかおう
Volitional Polite 買いましょうかいましょう
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