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なり
nari2
JLPT N1 Author: dc
Meaning
expresses continuing state
he kept staring at her
See also
Phrases
He left the office and hasn't come back.
#5743 Author: dc

He stared at her and didn't move an inch for a while.
#5744 Author: dc

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