TUFS Language Modules

Search by Meaning Classes
Our module adopts the classification in "Bunrui Goihyo (Word List by Semantic Principles), Revised and Enlarged Edition" (2004) by the National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics. The categories "Objects and concepts" , "Actions and states" and "Properties" respectively encompass nominal, verbal and adjectival classes.
1 Objects and concepts2 Actions and states3 Properties
1.10 Matters
1.11 Classification
1.12 Existence
1.13 Characters
1.14 Power
1.15 Action
1.16 Time
1.17 Space
1.18 Shape
1.19 Volume
2.10 Truth
2.11 Classification
2.12 Existence
2.13 Existence
2.14 Power
2.15 Action
2.16 Time
2.17 Space
2.19 Volume
3.10 Truth
3.11 Classification
3.12 Existence
3.13 Characters
3.14 Power
3.15 Action
3.16 Time
3.17 Space
3.18 Shape
3.19 Volume
1.20 Human
1.21 Family
1.22 Friends
1.23 People
1.24 Membership
1.25 Public and private mattaers
1.26 Society
1.27 Institutions
1.30 Mind
1.31 Language
1.32 Arts
1.33 Living
1.34 Activities
1.35 Interaction
1.36 Treatment
1.37 Economy
1.38 Business
2.30 Mind
2.31 Language
2.32 Arts
2.33 Living
2.34 Activities
2.35 Interaction
2.36 Treatment
2.37 Economy
2.38 Business
3.30 Mind
3.31 Language
3.33 Living
3.34 Activities
3.35 Interaction
3.36 Treatment
3.37 Economy
1.40 Goods
1.41 Materials
1.42 Clothes
1.43 Food
1.44 Housing
1.45 Tools
1.46 Machines
1.47 Land use
1.50 Nature
1.51 Substances
1.52 Earth
1.53 Living creatues
1.54 Plants
1.55 Animals
1.56 Body
1.57 Life
2.50 Nature
2.51 Substances
2.52 Earth
2.56 Body
2.57 Life
3.50 Nature
3.51 Substances
3.52 Earth
3.53 Living creatues
3.56 Body
3.57 Life
4.11 Connection
4.30 Emotion
4.31 Judgement
4.32 Address
4.33 Greeting
4.50 Animal calls