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suru verb - irregular
to take seriously, to believe in, to fall for

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 本気にする, 本気にします
[does], will [do]
本気にしない, 本気にしません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 本気にした, 本気にしました
本気にしなかった, 本気にしませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 本気にして, 本気にしまして 本気にしないで, 本気にしませんで 本気にしなくて
ON: ホン KUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-5-3 FC: 5023.3

ON: キ, ケ KUN:
spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood

Stroke: 6 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 3-4-2 FC: 8041.1

Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ) (わたし) 冗談 (じょうだん) 本気にする (ほんきにする)
She took my joke seriously.

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