ここ

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Pronoun[edit]

ここ ‎(romaji koko)

  1. 此処: (deictically) this place, area, or part (near the speaker). Can be juxtaposed with a phrase with or .
  2. 此処: (deictically) this organization or team (near the speaker). Can be juxtaposed with a phrase with or .
  3. 此処: (anaphorically) this place, area, or part I am talking about (only the speaker knows).
  4. 此処: (anaphorically) this organization or team I am talking about (only the speaker knows).

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  • The hiragana spelling (ここ) is preferred to the kanji spelling (此処), which is rarely used.