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Noun (futsuumeishi)
Takes the aux. verb suru
listening (to a lecture, hearing, parliament session, etc.), attending (without participating), sitting in (e.g. on a meeting), observing

ON: ボウ KUN: かたわ.ら, わき, おか-, はた, そば
bystander, side, besides, while, nearby, third person

Stroke: 12 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-2-10 FC: 2022.2

ON: チョウ, テイ KUN: き.く, ゆる.す
listen, headstrong, naughty, careful inquiry

Stroke: 17 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-6-11 FC: 1413.3

時々、政治家の一人がテレビの討論会に出て傍聴者の意見を押さえつけようとする場面をみる。 Parts: 時々 (ときどき) 政治家 (せいじか) 一人 (ひとり) テレビ 討論会 (とうろんかい) 出る (でる) 傍聴 (ぼうちょう) (しゃ) 意見 (いけん) 押え付ける (おさえつける) とする 場面 (ばめん) 見る (みる) Sometimes, one of the politicians can be seen trying to keep the audience's opinions under control during televised debates.

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