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~つ~つ
tsu~tsu
JLPT N1 Author: LR
Meaning
Used to express passive and active actions happening at once.
push and be pushed. go and come back, chase and be chased
Phrases
in a rush-hour train, the passengers push and are pushed
Author: LR

I saw him walking up and down the street.
Author: LR

Mt. Fuji appearing and disappearing in the distance
Author: LR

He and I manage to get along (somehow) by supporting each other.
Author: LR

We have been working with A company for a long time, so we have a relationship based on give and take.
Author: LR

The whole world is give and take , when someone is in trouble we are all of equal status in this regard!
Author: LR

I met an old friend for the first time in a long time, and we stayed up late talking and pouring each other drinks
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She scrutinised the sweater and was lost over whether or not to buy it.
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Several men got into a wild scuffle.
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