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物語, ものがたり

  • monogatari


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • tale
  • story
  • legend

Examples of 物語,ものがたり in a Sentence

This is a story about a cat.
The story was full of marvelous happenings.
He made up a story about the dog.
This story is by far the most interesting of all.
The story was adapted for the movie.
The story ends happily.
How long is that story?
I've written a lot of stories.
I like to read story books.
The tale is familiar to us.

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