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動作, どうさ

  • dōsa
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

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

  • action
  • movements
  • motions
  • bearing
  • behaviour
  • behavior
  • execution
  • actuation
  • operation
  • manners

Examples of 動作,どうさ in a Sentence

動作ぎこちない
He is awkward in his movements.
動作鈍い
He is slow in action.
He is a little slow, but otherwise he is a good student.
はあなたの動作からヒント得ることします
I'll take my cue from you.
A sparrow is very alert in its movements.
The future progressive tense is used when expressing events and action in progress at some future point, however the example sentence cannot be understood in that way.
The future progressive tense is used when expressing events and action in progress at some future point, however the example sentence cannot be understood in that way.
A policeman should be strong and quick in action.
Past tense is used in connection with actions in the past.
The artificial satellite launched at the cost of the welfare budget did not work properly.

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