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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 真似 (mane)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: まね
Kanji: 真似
Romaji: mane

Type: noun; verb (真似する)

Meaning: imitating; copying; mimicry; behavior; behaviour; action; conduct

Example sentences:

恥ずかしい真似するなよ。
hazukashii mane suru na yo.
Don’t do embarrassing things.

あなたったら、どうしてこんな真似ができるのかしらね?
anata ttara, doushite konna mane ga dekiru no kashira ne.
How could you do such a thing?

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 真似 (mane)

私以外の者に頼むようなまねはなさらなかったでしょうね。
watashi igai no mono ni tanomu you na mane wa nasaranakatta deshou ne.
I hope you will not offend me by asking anyone but myself.

そんなまねは絶対しませんよ。
sonna mane wa zettai shimasen yo.
I will do no such thing.

Similar words:

振舞い (furumai); 模倣 (mohou)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 仿效 (fǎngxiào); 举止 (júzhǐ)
Korean: 시늉 (sinyung), 흉내 (hyungnae)

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