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たがる

  • tagaru

Definition

auxiliary verb, Godan verb with `ru' ending

  • wanting to (verb) (not used in the first person, combination of ~tai and ~garu)

Examples of たがる in a Sentence

トムはしきりに新車買いたがっている
Tom is eager to buy a new car.
彼ら金持ちになりたがっている
They want to become rich.
日本両親自分子供についていいたがりません
Japanese parents are not keen to talk about their own children.
社会的に戻りたがっている
He is anxious to get back into circulation.
今日このたがっているのは、アメリカ家庭わずかに15%程度ない
Yet today only about 15 percent of American families follow this pattern.
内側たがった
He was curious to see the inside.
He liked to blame most of his faults and misfortunes of his life on a tyrannical father.
彼女はその試験何が何でも合格たがっている
She is keen to pass the examination.
トムはパイロットになりたがっている
Tom wants to be a pilot.
Everyone is anxious to know what has become of the former champion.

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