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suru verb - irregular
See also: 為る, する, 1
See also: とする, 1
to try and do something, to attempt to do something

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
リンダは何でも自分の思いどおりにしようとする。Parts: 何でも (なんでも), 自分 (じぶん), 思い通り (おもいどおり), しようとするLinda will try to have her own way in everything.

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