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Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Idiomatic expression
to be astonished, to be amazed, to be astounded, to be deeply impressed

Conjugated forms
Present, Future 舌を巻く, 舌を巻きます
[does], will [do]
舌を巻かない, 舌を巻きません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 舌を巻いた, 舌を巻きました
舌を巻かなかった, 舌を巻きませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 舌を巻いて, 舌を巻きまして 舌を巻かないで, 舌を巻きませんで 舌を巻かなくて
ON: ゼツ KUN: した
tongue, reed, clapper

Stroke: 6 Grade: 5 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-3-3 FC: 2060.0

ON: カン, ケン KUN: ま.く, まき, ま.き
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

Stroke: 9 Grade: 6 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-6-3 FC: 9071.1

Parts: 私たち (わたしたち) (かれ) 大胆 (だいたん) 企て (くわだて) 舌を巻く (したをまく)
We marveled at his bold attempt.

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