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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 行う (okonau)

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Kana: おこなう
Kanji: 行う; 行なう
Romaji: okonau

Type: verb

Meaning: to perform; to do; to conduct oneself; to carry out

Example sentences:

テイラー・スウィフトのコンサートは予定通り行います。
teiraa suuisufo no konsaato wa yotei doori okonaimasu.
Taylor Swift’s concert will be held as scheduled.

半年後にアクールの教会で結婚式が行われました。
hantoshigo ni akuuru no kyoukai de kekkonshiki ga okonawaremashita.
Six months later the wedding took place in the church of Accoules.

行う Verb Conjugation

Infographic: conjugation of Japanese verb 行う. Click on image to view full size.

たしか処刑は一つしか行なわれないとおっしゃったと思いますが…
tashika shokei wa hitotsu shika okonawarenai to osshatta to omoimasu ga.
I thought that you told me there would be but one execution.

あのロープを使ったトリックを行えた人間は彼しかいないんだぞ!
ano roopu o tsukatta torikku o okonaeta ningen wa kare shika inain da zo.
He’s the only person who could pull off that rope trick!

行う (okonau)

Similar words:

施す (hodokosu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 做 (zuò); 办 (bàn)
Korean: 행하다 (haenghada)

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