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がる
garu
JLPT N3 Author: Amatuka
Meaning
Ab ~seems (of somebody else's emotions & desires)
He (looks like) he wants a new car.
See also
Phrases
Idiot! Get off her! Can't you see you're choking her? (Lit: ~Doesn't she look like she's suffering.)
Author: Amatuka

Mr. Ogawa really looks like he wants a new car, doesn't he?
Author: Amatuka

Feel such pity, the baby crying for mother's milk.
Author: bamboo4

Don't you act like a tough guy!
Author: bamboo4

Don't be scared, try the roller coaster, it's fun!
Author: タン

Since he broke up with his girlfriend, he's always seemed so sad.
Author: agnestan

on`t be afraid of the barking dog.
Author: karekano

She took her reluctant child to school.
Author: karekano

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