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自転車を漕ぐ
Readings
じてんしゃをこぐ
jitenshawokogu
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'gu' ending
to pedal a bike

Kanji
ON: ジ, シKUN: みずか.ら, おの.ずから, おの.ずと
oneself

ON: テンKUN: ころ.がる, ころ.げる, ころ.がす, ころ.ぶ, まろ.ぶ, うたた, うつ.る, くる.めく
revolve, turn around, change

ON: シャKUN: くるま
car

ON: ソウKUN: こ.ぐ, はこ.ぶ
rowing, scull, paddle

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ひでおは自転車をこいでいた人を避けるためにハンドルをきった。Parts: 自転車を漕ぐ (じてんしゃをこぐ), (ひと), 避ける (さける), 為に (ために), ハンドル, 切る (きる)Hideo tourna vivement le volant pour éviter le cycliste.
Hideo turned the steering wheel sharply to avoid the bicyclist.

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