Jun 16, 2010 10:10 AM
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自己~=self~ 自己紹介self-introduction 自己実現self-actualization 自己批判self-criticism ~自身=~'s self 彼自身himself あなた自身yourself 山田さん自身Yamadasan's him/herself 自己 and 自身can mean "one's own self" as itself. For this meaning, 自分is more casual, colloquial, ordinal word, whereas 自己 and 自身 are more formal, academic, and somewhat sophisticated term.
June 18, 2010
「自分」は、それ単体だけでよく使います。 例:  自分でやる = do it one's self 「自己」と「自身」は、主に熟語( idiom, phrase, compound word )で使われます。 例:  自己中心的な行動 = selfish behavior  自分自身のために働く = work for one's own self
June 17, 2010
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