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努めて, 勉めて, つとめて

  • tsutomete


adverb (fukushi)

  • as much as possible
  • diligently


Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • make an effort!
  • work hard!

Examples of 努めて,勉めて,つとめて in a Sentence

A fowl flying up from water is careful not to make it turbid.
He was zealous in satisfying his employer.
Alceste's family is eating with proper manners.
He tried to brave it out while held as a hostage.

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