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こちらこそ

it is I who should say so (Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.))

こちらの話;此方の話 [こちらのはなし]

(See こっちの話) talking to oneself (Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.))

こっちの話 [こっちのはなし]

(See こちらの話) talking to oneself (colloquialism) (Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.))

何方;孰方(oK) [どちら;どっち;いずかた;いずち;どち(ok);いずし(ok);なにざま(ok)]

(noun (common) (futsuumeishi))

(1) (どちら is polite) (See 此方・こちら・1,其方・1,彼方・あちら・1) which way/which direction/where (word usually written using kana alone)

(2) which one (esp. of two alternatives)

(3) (See どちら様) who

向こう持ち [むこうもち]

(See 此方持ち・こちらもち) covered by the other party (usu. expenses) (Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), noun (common) (futsuumeishi))

此方 [こちら;こっち;こち(ok)]

(noun (common) (futsuumeishi))

(1) (See 何方・どちら・1,其方・1,彼方・あちら・1) this way (direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker)/this direction (word usually written using kana alone)

(2) here (place close to the speaker or where the speaker is)

(3) this one (something physically close to the speaker)/ (pronoun, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no')

(4) I/me/we/us

(5) this person (someone physically close to the speaker and of equal or higher status)

此方 [こなた;こんた(ok)]

(noun (common) (futsuumeishi))

(1) (こなた only) (See こちら・1) this way/here (word usually written using kana alone)

(2) (こなた only) the person in question/he/she/him/her

(3) (こなた only) since (a time in the past)/prior to (a time in the future)/ (pronoun, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no')

(4) (こなた only) me

(5) you

此方持ち [こちらもち]

It's on me (idiomatic expression) (Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.))

其方 [そちら;そっち;そなた;そち]

(pronoun, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no')

(1) (See 何方・どちら・1,此方・こちら・1,彼方・あちら・1) that way (direction distant from the speaker, close to the listener) (word usually written using kana alone)

(2) there (place distant from the speaker, close to the listener)

(3) that one (something close to the listener)

(4) (See 汝・そなた) you/your family

(5) that person (someone close to the listener)

彼方 [あちら;あっち;あち(ok)]

(pronoun, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no')

(1) (See 何方・どちら・1,此方・こちら・1,其方・1) that way (direction distant from both speaker and listener)/over there/yonder (word usually written using kana alone)

(2) that one (something physically distant from both speaker and listener, or something not visible but known by both speaker and listener)/that/ (pronoun)

(3) (あちら is pol.) that person (someone physically distant from both speaker and listener, or someone not present but known by both speaker and listener)

(4) there (place distant from both speaker and listener)/over there/foreign country (esp. a Western nation)