TAKOBOTO

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一方だ
ippouda
JLPT N2 Author: dc
いっぽうだ
Meaning
increasing tendency
the number of people with mobile phones is increasing
Phrases
the number of people with mobile phones is increasing.
#206 Author: dc

I always buy the English-language books I come across at bookstores. But since I never read them, all they do is pile up.
#4583 Author: Miki

Prices go on rising.
#4584 Author: Miki

His weight increases steadily.
#8188 Author: karekano

In recent times, cross-cultural exchange has been becoming more and more popular. Knowledge about foreign cultures is continuing to increase, but this also provides a chance to reflect on one's own country.
#7172 Author: sureshnihon

Since returning to America I have been unable to use Japanese so I am gradually forgetting it.
#7272 Author: vraddict

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