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見よう見まね
見よう見真似
見様見真似
見ようみまね
みよう見真似
Readings

miyoumimane
English
Expression
learning by watching others, learning by imitation

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Kanjis
ON: ケン KUN: み.る, み.える, み.せる
see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

Stroke: 7 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 2-5-2 FC: 6021.1


ON: シン KUN: ま, ま-, まこと
true, reality, Buddhist sect

Stroke: 10 Grade: 3 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-8 FC: 4080.0


ON: KUN: に.る, ひ.る
becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable

Stroke: 7 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-2-5 FC: 2820.0


ON: ヨウ, ショウ KUN: さま, さん
Esq., way, manner, situation, polite suffix

Stroke: 14 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-4-10 FC: 4893.3


Phrases
彼は見よう見まねでゴルフを覚えた。
Parts: (かれ) 見様見真似 (みようみまね) ゴルフ 覚える (おぼえる)
He learned golf by watching others and following their example.

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