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傾向, けいこう

  • keikō
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • tendency
  • trend
  • inclination

Examples of 傾向,けいこう in a Sentence

その傾向アメリカ人強いようですね。
That tendency is strong among Americans.
彼女悲観する傾向ある
She has a tendency to look on the dark side of things.
Children used to look up to their parents; now they are inclined to regard them as equals.
In nostalgic moments we may tend to think of childhood as a time of almost unbroken happiness.
Aya tends to carry things to extremes.
That guard tends to do everything by the book.
嘘をつく傾向ある
He tends to tell lies.
Spirits are to be found all over the world. This school was built upon the site of a shrine and thus there is a particular tendency for them to gather.
Global warming will change the patterns of the weather world-wide.
The agitator is inclined to exaggerate trivial matters.

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