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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 進む (susumu)

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Kana: すすむ
Kanji: 進む
Romaji: susumu

Type: Verb

Meaning: to advance; to go forward; to proceed; to make progress; to improve

Example sentences:

夢を持って進んでる人が好き。応援する。
yume o motte susunderu hito ga suki. ouen suru.
I like people who follow their dreams. You have my support.

タケシはもう子供じゃない。進みたい道に進ませろ。
takeshi wa mou kodomo janai. susumitai michi ni susumasero.
Takeshi is not a kid anymore, let him follow the path he chooses.


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進む (susumu)

祥子は沖縄へ行くのは気が進まなかった。
sachiko wa okinawa e iku no wa ki ga susumanakatta.
Sachiko did not want to go to Okinawa.

彼女は手綱を打ち下ろして、馬を先に進ませた。
kanojo wa tazuna o uchioroshite, uma o saki ni susumaseta.
She flapped the reins and urged the horse forward.

暑くて長いこの一日、この道を延々と這うように進んできた。
atsukute nagai kono ichinichi, kono michi o en’en to hau you ni susunde kita.
They had crept along this never-ending road all the long hot day.

Similar words:

進める (susumeru); 目指す (mezasu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 前进 (qiánjìn)
Korean: 나아가다 (naagada)


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