corresponding to the interrogative
" in English
(but not the other uses). It is part of the "ko-so-a-do
" family of Japanese demonstrative pronoun
s and interrogative
s. It is sometimes more helpful to mentally translate
occurences of doko
as meaning "what place?".
Watashi no konpyuuta wa doko desu ka.
Where is my computer?
It can sometimes be doubled for emphasis:
Yuufoo desu ka...Doko-doko!
A UFO?? Where, where?!
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