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相応, そうおう

  • sōō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • suitability
  • fitness

Examples of 相応,そうおう in a Sentence

Try to live within your means.
He is our boss, and must be treated as such.
その就くにはそれ相応資格必要です
Proper qualifications are required for the position.
相応にふるまえ
Act your age.
You have certain privileges and therefore corresponding responsibilities.
身分相応に暮らせ。
Cut your coat according to your cloth.
彼女大人から、それ相応扱うべき
She is an adult, so you should treat her accordingly.
Try to act your age.
年齢相応振る舞う
He acts his age.

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