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占める, しめる

  • shimeru


Ichidan verb, transitive verb

  • to comprise (some part of the whole)
  • to account for
  • to make up (of)


  • to hold
  • to occupy

Examples of 占める,しめる in a Sentence

Once you get the taste for gambling, it's hard to give it up.
A study shows lung cancer accounts for 17% of women's cancer deaths.
Work is a very important part of life in the United States.
Someone else profits from the situation.
If these tendencies continue, those aged 65 or more will account for a quarter of the population within 30 years.
Japan's ODA largely consists of concessionary yen credit repayable in 30 years, carrying an interest rate of 2% or so.
Between them, the two largest companies account for a share large than 50% of the market.
Books occupy most of his room.
We took a good place to see the parade.
The government got their majority at the last election.

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占める,しめる Conjugations

Plain Polite 占めますしめます
Negative 占めないしめない
Negative Polite 占めませんしめません
Past 占めたしめた
Past Polite 占めましたしめました
Past Negative 占めなかったしめなかった
Past Negative Polite 占めませんでしたしめませんでした
Te Form 占めてしめて
Progressive 占めているしめている
Progressive Polite 占めていますしめています
Progressive Negative 占めてないしめてない
Progressive Negative Polite 占めていませんしめていません
Passive 占められるしめられる
Passive Te Form 占められてしめられて
Imperative 占めなさいしめなさい
Imperative Polite 占めてくださいしめてください
Imperative Polite Negative 占めないでくださいしめないでください
Optative 占めたいしめたい
Optative Negative 占めたくなかったしめたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 占めたくないですしめたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 占めたくありませんしめたくありません
Optative Past 占めたかったしめたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 占めたくなかったですしめたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 占めたくありませんでしたしめたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 占めたくてしめたくて
Optative Conditional 占めたければしめたければ
Gerund 占めながらしめながら
Factitive 占めさせるしめさせる
Factitive Shortened 占めさすしめさす
Potential 占めれるしめれる
Potential Polite 占めれますしめれます
Conditional (Ba Form) 占めればしめれば
Conditional (Tara Form) 占めたらしめたら
Volitional 占めようしめよう
Volitional Polite 占めましょうしめましょう
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